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vector2
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Registered: ‎03-28-2009
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Change template

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03-29-2012 05:16 AM

Imagine the architect hands the pre-construction model over to the construction

drafters/engineers in a Revit 2013 project file. That model is based on a default

template but the construction people need their own template, full of all the goodies

THEY use. How are they going to make this change?

 

 

 

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spike14me
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Re: Change template

03-29-2012 06:28 AM in reply to: vector2

I would think they would be able to 'transfer project standards' from a file created with the Construction template and most of the 'goodies' would be brought over to the project.  Any of the families could then be harvested to complete the transition.

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vector2
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Re: Change template

03-29-2012 06:51 AM in reply to: spike14me

Thanks for your reply spike.

 

Project standards. That's what I figured, but I never changed my template

in the middle of a project. I only added things to it one-at-a-time.

 

So then what you are saying is that a project based on a default template can

be "updated" to a project based on a construction template?

 

 

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sta
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Message 4 of 4 (943 Views)

Re: Change template

01-14-2013 09:21 AM in reply to: vector2

Did you ever successfully convert a project from one template to another? I am trying to do that now and have been unable to.

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