How do you scale a DWG in Revit?

How do you scale a drawing in Revit?

Do one of the following:

  1. Select the elements to scale, and click Modify | tab Modify panel (Scale).
  2. Click Modify tab Modify panel (Scale), select the elements to scale, and then press Enter .

Can you scale a Revit model?

You can adjust the size and scale of elements graphically or by entering a scale factor. You can resize multiple elements simultaneously. The Scale tool is available for lines, walls, images, links, DWG and DXF imports, reference planes, and the position of dimensions.

How do I find the scale of a DWG file?

To Check the Scale of a Scale Area or Viewport (AutoCAD Mechanical Toolset)

  1. Click View tab Viewports panel Scale Monitor. Find. The Scale Monitor dialog box is displayed.
  2. In the drawing area, move the cursor over the scale area (or a viewport ) and check the Scale Monitor dialog box.
  3. Press ENTER to exit this command.

What is AutoCAD scale?

Scale Factor. Multiplies the dimensions of the selected objects by the specified scale. A scale factor greater than 1 enlarges the objects. A scale factor between 0 and 1 shrinks the objects. You can also drag the cursor to make the object larger or smaller.

How do you change the scale of a drawing?

If you would like to change scale of your drawing, open your drawing, then go to Environment>Drawing Page, choose the Scale tab and type in the Scale, eg. 1″=8′.

Why can’t I change view 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 scale dimensions in Revit?

Decide on what the scale of the View will be on the Sheet before you start dimensioning in the View. In other words, place the View on the Sheet and figure out what crop size and scale works best. Once the crop and scale have been determined, then return to the View and layout your dimensions within these confines.

Can you scale topography in Revit?

Yes you need the DWG link to edit type to scale it.

Why can’t I scale a group in Revit?

The Scale tool is unavailable if your entire selection contains just one non-supported element. On the Options Bar, select Numerical. Enter a scale factor. For example, if you enter a scale factor of 2, the element increases to be twice its original size.

How do I know what scale to use in AutoCAD?

To Check the Scale of a Scale Area or Viewport

  1. Click View tab Viewports panel Scale Monitor. Find. The Scale Monitor dialog box is displayed.
  2. In the drawing area, move the cursor over the scale area (or a viewport ) and check the Scale Monitor dialog box.
  3. Press ENTER to exit this command.
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