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JamaL9722060
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Bold and light cross snap,

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10-04-2012 03:22 PM

Bold and light cross snap,

 

I’m wondering if there is a difference between the nearest snap (cross sign X) as it gets bold or light as shown in the screenshot below.

 

I’m not sure where to find an explanation for all notations that appears to help while working in the Revit. For example, what does the dashed line below indicate for?

 

Thank you

 

Best

 

Jamal

 

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Alfredo_Medina
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Re: Bold and light cross snap,

10-05-2012 07:36 AM in reply to: JamaL9722060

That blue dashed line represents the "Location line" parameter that you can see in the wall's properties. Center of core, wall centerline, finish face: exterior, etc.

 

For the other question, Wiki Help can help:

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Revit/enu/2012/Help/Revit_User%27s_Guide/2921-Customiz2921/2931-Project...

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JamaL9722060
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Re: Bold and light cross snap,

10-05-2012 09:06 AM in reply to: Alfredo_Medina

But what the bold and light cross indicate for? i.e., why it is sometimes bold and other light?

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Jamal NUMAN, GIS and Civil Engineer, MSc
e-mail: JamaL9722060@yahoo.com
P.O.Box: 731, Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine.
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Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit
Windows 7 (Ultimate 64 bits),
Firefox 20.0,
Kaspersky 2013.
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