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Customize the Revit 2011 Interface

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02-23-2011 04:24 PM


Is there any good (and simple) document which explain step by step how to customize the Ribbon interface (Adding/Modifying) panels etc.?

Many thanks


Contributor Bal
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Re: Customize the Revit 2011 Interface

02-24-2011 05:26 AM in reply to: OZRevit

The Revit Interface is pretty locked down. As far as I know, you can only add tools to the Add-In tab.  That's done by installing into the REVIT.INI file in the program directory.


You can do some basic modification such as tearing panels off and moving them to a second screen etc.  But that's about it.  To play devils advocate for a second, some BIM managers that I know actually like this standardise interface as it means the same tools are available in the same place to everybody which makes for more consistant learning and helps in documentation.

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