Property names can contain spaces and other special characters.
To use those properties in your PropertyWizard formulas, enclose the property name in square brackets, like this: [Fire Rating]
Otherwise, PropertyWizard will show an error message: the name that PropertyWizard identifies in the error message will just be the first part of the name you intended.
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This is a quick summary of the main changes included in PropertyWizard_V0-16-0_Beta.
There are three main changes: one new feature and two bug fixes.
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- New feature: Views added to Category List
- Bug fix: Rounding error in Length and Area values
- Bug fix: Uncatchable errors accessing some properties
Post updated 5 July 2021 with the latest links
Revit Lookup is a free, open-source add-in for Revit, which you can use to explore the Revit API.
You will find it invaluable if you are using Dynamo or pyRevit, and also if you are using my Revit Add-in, PropertyWizard.
In this post, I am going to explain how to download and install Revit Lookup, and then in future posts I’ll explain how to get started with Revit Lookup, how to use it in Dynamo and pyRevit, and how to use Revit Lookup with PropertyWizard.
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Now that PropertyWizard is available for Beta testing, I’d better start showing how to use it.
My first PropertyWizard video showed BS1192 sheet numbering. So why not start there?
In the UK, drawing sheet numbers are specified in BS 1192. Each number consists of several fields concatenated together with hyphens. Very often, it’s useful to have both the individual fields as Revit properties, and also the concatenated full number in its own property.
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PropertyWizard prep for Beta going well. This example shows setting door codes automatically using data from Level, Type and ProjectInfo.
PropertyWizard for Structural Pile Locations, keeping the schedule up-to-date automatically. #ReviseInstantly.
My new Revit add-in, PropertyWizard, almost ready for Beta testing. Automate element properties in projects using formulas, just like family formulas. What would *you* use it for?