How to change the display of a Civil3D corridor

How to change the display of a Civil3D corridor Introduction Recently a customer asked us they want to change the display of an existing corridor to exclude certain lines. These lines are called the Corridor Frequency Lines. The problem. In the corridor they want to exclude the corridor lines and show only the embankment lines. […]

How to get missing Revit Grid or Level lines back

How to get missing Revit Grid or Level lines back A Customer phoned in recently whereby they could not find their grid lines even though they have not switched off the category etc. This is a common issue if the grid or level lines are not stretched to the extents of the model. So, to […]

A different example when using the Revit Show hidden tool

In an earlier article, I showed how to use the Revit Show hidden tool line whereby we enabled the visibility of interior components through a wall when viewing those walls from the outside in elevation. Recently a customer asked a similar question whereby, looking in an architectural plan, a column is hidden by a beam […]

DWG Imported into Revit showing jagged lines               

I recently came across an issue whereby the DWG geometry showed as jagged lines when imported into Revit as shown in the screenshot below. Have a look at arrow showing the architectural staircase in plan. The tread lines are jagged where it should be straight parallel lines. After troubleshooting we found that the issue was […]