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Creating detail sheets in Revit using CAD details

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08-09-2010 10:57 AM

What is the easiest way to import CAD details onto a Revit sheet.  I was able to import a detail into Revit, but for some reason the number I had placed in the CAD detail has disappeared.  Any suggestions?

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Re: Creating detail sheets in Revit using CAD details

08-09-2010 11:50 AM in reply to: chunter10

The numbers on the sheet are assigned automatically by Revit when views are inserted in sheets. Try this workflow:


Create a Drafting view

Import your CAD detail into the drafting view.

From tre project Browser, rename your drafting view appropriately.

Drag the Drafting view into a sheet.


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