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This guide will teach you how you can quickly draw design options on a site in order to run a massing study.
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This guide explains the difference between proposals, proposal layers, scenarios and scenario layers, and how to work with these in a Forma project.  
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This guide shows how you can improve facade allocation for better daylight early in the design phase for a more sustainable project.
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4K screen capture is available in all analysis UIs
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- improved discoverability by adding a separate Compare button to the left panel - improved navigation by grouping analysis results by proposal - open more windows from right-click menu (split vertically or split horizontally)
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We have enabled adding multiple dates to run the sun analysis on, and easily toggling between these different dates in the sun analysis UI.
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Hello! See this 20 min demo of Next Gen projects.  Learn how to create a project and prepare the site, design new proposals and run analyses on the design.    See the timestamps in the link above for easier access to the parts you are most interested in.    Enjoy!
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How to module an A-frame/ gable / double / 2 waters roof 1.Create 3D sketch. 2. Draw a polygon on top of the area you want to design the roof. 3. Select the surface and extrude it if you want the lowest attic floor to have some "vertical facade" before it tilts. 4. Draw the roof ridge with the line tool and move the line up 😀
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Revit Next Gen Add-In Size of update @medium-updates Time of release 9:30 AM EST 10 March 2023 Why? Release first new version of Revit Next Gen Add-in since the 6th of February Short description Support for current Revit Preview Release. Support for new Revit Preview Release features TopoSolid and Dark Mode/Light Mode option. Support for scenarios when loading from Spacemaker and updating Spacemaker with Revit changes. Restored option from classic to merge walls vertically. Levels are now always separate per-building. Support for export restrictions due to third party data licensing requirements.
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