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BIM Collaboration Beyond Revit Revisited: Welcome Autodesk A360 Collaboration for Revit and A360 Team

Posted on March 4, 2015 by Bill Knittle, Synergis Buildings Solutions Engineer: For us seasoned Revit users, worksharing is a part of daily life when performing concurrent edits on our own model. Until now, these methods have been on-premise. With Revit Server, we extended worksharing over the wide area network. However, this was just an adaptation of on-premise worksharing. Neither

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How to Use Revit Cost Summation

Posted on January 26, 2015, by Curt Egli, Synergis Building Solutions Engineer: I wanted to post something that has come up in conversation lately.  I have been asked how to do cost summation in Revit.  It does not matter if you have Revit Structure, Revit Architecture or Revit MEP, this tip will help with any Revit product. Part 1 Part

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Simplify Your Families, Nest It

Posted on July 10, 2013 by Bill Knittle, Building Solutions Engineer: I made this tip about Revit content a while back and had it on our website.  I have been getting a lot of questions lately so I thought I would post it.  Never mind the dated software, this tip is still good up to the 2014 version.   I

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Synergis University is Over…

Thank you for joining us for Synergis University 2013! With over 250 experts, educators and industry professionals in attendance it was an exciting day packed with endless information, thought-provoking conversation, and new perspectives on workflows, industry and technology. Speaking of technology, our opening Keynote, Lynn Allen, spoke on “Autodesk 360 – Embrace the Cloud” in your regular workflow to increase

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Using Parts in Autodesk® Revit®

Posted on May 6, 2013 by Bill Knittle, Synergis Building Solutions Engineer: The line between design and construction is blurring at an accelerated rate due in part to the model-based driven process of BIM. The leading adopters of BIM are now the contractors. Models created in the design space for the purpose of creating fully coordinated and consistent bid documents

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