All posts tagged revit api

direct shape – a few words about the magical geometry object

What is Direct Shape and why is everyone talking about them? Well, its an object class that was added to Revit’s API – I think in 2015 – and if […]

automating curtain wall documentation with dynamo

First off, huge thanks to Brian Ringley for letting me borrow his robot for this. :-) Now, in all seriousness, I usually post here source code and solutions, but this […]

why, what and how of the extensible storage

Why? Some time ago, when I was first getting my hands dirty with Revit API, I used to go to Jeremy Tammik’s website and attempt to re-create his examples. Sometimes, […]

create your own tab and buttons in revit

In the last few posts I have outlined in great detail how to make a simple Revit Add-in using the IExternalCommand implementation. Doing that is a great and really fast […]

building revit plug-ins with visual studio: part three

In this post I will go over a few things: Implementing ISelectionFilter which we will use while prompting user to select things via UI Before we even get to selection […]

building revit plug-ins with visual studio: part two

In this┬ápost I will go over some of the most useful things that you need to learn to be able to successfully create Revit plug-ins and some good coding practices […]

Revit beyond macros – building your tools as external commands

With #RTCEUR over, I decided to release something that I made this weekend to add another dimension to those amazing Macros that Harry Mattison so kindly releases during the conference. […]

image management with Dynamo

This functionality has been requested a few times on Dynamo blog, so I thought I will make it official and share it here for everyone. This adds a few nodes […]

spaces and space tags w/ dynamo

Ok, so recently I have made contact with a Mechanical Engineer that was getting his toes wet with Dynamo. Of course he has had some questions about workflows and different […]