Why I Cannot change the scale in Revit?

There are a few ways to deal with this situation: Remove (unassign) the view template from the view. This should unlock all of the properties so that they can be modified independently from the View Template. Modify scale defined in the view template.

How do you change scale to NTS in Revit?

Click on the scale and then select “Custom...”. A dialog box should pop up. Click the checkbox that says “Display Name” and type in the custom Display Name you’d like to appear on the Viewport Title. I chose “N.T.S.”.

How do you change the scale of elevation in Revit?

In the Modify dialog, click Change View Scale. In the Change View Scale dialog, enter the desired scale and click OK. The size of text annotations in the view adjust accordingly.

How do you remove a scale from A viewport in Revit?

Solution:

  1. Open the View Title family.
  2. Save it in your company library with a new name.
  3. Delete the scale label from the family.
  4. Adjust the position of the remaining elements as needed.
  5. Save the family again.
  6. Load the family into the project.

What are families in Revit?

families specific to a Revit Project. Their parametric, … Family: A Family is a grouping of 2D and/or 3D information that serves to represent a discrete building or documentation element in the Project. It defines parametric, graphical, and documentation requirements.

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How do I delete a view template in Revit?

Delete a View Template

  1. Click View tab Graphics panel View Templates drop-down Manage View Templates.
  2. In the View Template dialog, under View Templates, use the Discipline filter and the View type filter to limit the list of view templates.
  3. In the Names list, select the view template to delete. …
  4. Click (Delete).

How do I make 3D view smaller in Revit?

As long as it is a camera view, select the view on the sheet, and in the modify tab, select “Size crop,” check the radio button “Scale” then change the width or height to suit. Thanks, Chris, it worked.

How do I reduce 3D view in Revit?

Show or hide levels in 3D views

Click the Annotation Categories tab. In the Visibility column for Levels, select the check box to show levels in the view; clear the check box to hide them.

How do you unlock scales in Revit?

Solution:

  1. Remove (unassign) the view template from the view. This should unlock all of the properties so that they can be modified independently from the View Template.
  2. Modify scale defined in the view template. This will change the scale for all views using the template.
  3. Edit the view template to exclude the scale.
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