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How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

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09-28-2012 01:06 AM

How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

 

I couldn’t find the option by which the boundary (outline) of a family type can be changed.

 

Thank you for the help,

 

Best

 

Jamal

 

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This is controlled by the object styles if you want to change how it is displayed in the entire project, and by your visibility graphics if you want to change how it is displayed in that view only.  Navigate to the Object Style or Visibility Graphics dialogue box and change your color for that item.  

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Re: How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

09-28-2012 09:20 AM in reply to: JamaL9722060

This is controlled by the object styles if you want to change how it is displayed in the entire project, and by your visibility graphics if you want to change how it is displayed in that view only.  Navigate to the Object Style or Visibility Graphics dialogue box and change your color for that item.  

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Re: How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

09-28-2012 12:58 PM in reply to: andrialynch1305

Many thanks for the answer.

 

how can i change this color for a particular "family type" in case i don't need to change it for the entire project?

 

 

 

 

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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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Re: How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

10-01-2012 08:10 AM in reply to: JamaL9722060
You can use a filter, and filter by type to assign a color top that particular family type. Andria Lynch, LEED AP BD+C Hinson Miller Kickirillo Architects PLLC 5300 Maryland Way, Suite 109 Brentwood. TN 37027 Phone: (615) 369-6020 Fax: (615) 369-6021
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Re: How to change the color of the boundary (outline) of a family type?

10-02-2012 01:33 PM in reply to: andrialynch1305

thanks for the help

best

Jamal

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