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How do I change the family type in Revit 2020?

How do I change the family type in Revit 2020?

right-click a family, and click New Type. Enter a name for the type. The new type displays in the list. Double-click the new type to open the Type Properties dialog, and define properties for the new type.

How do I change a generic family in Revit?

To specify family parameters:

  1. In the Family Editor, click Create tab (or Modify tab) Properties panel (Family Category and Parameters).
  2. From the dialog, select a family category whose properties you want to import into the current family.
  3. Specify the family parameters.
  4. Click OK.

How do I change a subcategory family in Revit?

Create Family Subcategories

  1. With the family open, click Manage tab Settings panel (Object Styles).
  2. On the Model Objects tab of the Object Styles dialog, under Category, select the family category.
  3. Under Modify Subcategories, click New.
  4. In the New Subcategory dialog, for Name, enter a new name.
  5. Click OK.

How do you change the family type when inserting a component?

To change the family type of an element in the drawing area of a project, do one of the following:

  1. Select the element and change the family type using the Type Selector.
  2. Change the family type using the Match Type Properties tool. See Changing Element Types Using the Match Type Tool.

How do you open a family type in Revit?

In a Revit project or template, click Insert tab Load From Library panel (Load Family). Navigate to the directory containing the family you want to open. Select the family (RFA file) to load. The Type Catalog displays.

When you create a new family How do you specify the category of that family?

How do I edit family worksets in Revit?

Reassign an Element to a Different Workset

  1. In the drawing area, select an element.
  2. On the Properties palette, locate the Workset parameter under Identity Data.
  3. Click in the Value column for the parameter, and select a new workset.

How do you add subcategories in Revit?

Create Object Style Subcategories

  1. Click Manage tab Settings panel Object Styles.
  2. Click the Model Objects, Annotation Objects, or Imported Objects tab.
  3. In the Object Styles dialog under Modify Subcategories, click New.
  4. In the New Subcategory dialog, enter a name.
  5. Select the Category for Subcategory of.
  6. Click OK.

What tool is used to create an in-place family?

Use the Family Editor tools to create the in-place element. When you finish creating the in-place element, click Finish Model.

How do you import a family?

Import Family Types

  1. In the Family Editor, click Insert tab Import panel (Import Family Types).
  2. In the Import Family Types dialog, navigate to the folder containing the family type file to import.
  3. Select the file, and click Open.