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Message 11 of 15 (426 Views)

Re: Text editing

09-29-2011 04:35 PM in reply to: regalith

Your other option is to work in reverse.  Instead of importing your text into Revit, export your titleblock to Word.  Format the sheet to be whatever your Revit sheet size is (30x42, 24x36, etc.), then insert the titleblock as a background, and put the sheet/project/data in the footer or margins, as appropriate.

Ross Kirby
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Message 12 of 15 (416 Views)

Re: Text editing

09-30-2011 08:21 AM in reply to: rosskirby

Yes MSWord might be the way to go.  I'll explore that option.

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Message 13 of 15 (341 Views)

Re: Text editing

09-06-2012 09:55 AM in reply to: regalith

Is there any progress on this issue.  It's embarrassing to have my boss mark up text formating repeatedly on the same project. 



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Message 14 of 15 (231 Views)

Re: Text editing

08-06-2013 01:36 PM in reply to: regalith

I doubt it.  Here we are halfway thru 2013 and the problem still exists.



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Message 15 of 15 (179 Views)

Re: Text editing

09-12-2013 06:58 AM in reply to: regalith

Just throwing my penny in the wishing well.  Could the next release kindly address the issue of text formatting not turning into alphabet soup with every click?  Maybe put some of these rendering engine / material library upgrade projects on the back burner and bring Revit text formatting up to par?  Even though it's the last thing we want to do, architects and engineers need the ability to format large bodies of text WITHIN the software, not import and export out of MS Office, too much room for error.  Thanks truly to team Autodesk for any consideration on this matter.

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