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    More additional information for those following...

    More additional information for those following along:

    The FOLDERS.INI file must remain in the original configuration folder on the C:\ drive as well. The MAP.INI file tells the programs where to...
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    GoogleSync: Haven't tried it, but if you can have...

    GoogleSync: Haven't tried it, but if you can have a drive letter mapping to it, it should work in theory. The interesting bit may be the creation of the *.lok files and such as you edit the database....
  3. RF Tools pays for itself the first time you batch...

    RF Tools pays for itself the first time you batch load 40 shared parameters into a family to make your custom AHU schedule work. I prefer to never be without it.
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    And now my little typers hurt :p

    And now my little typers hurt :p
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    It has been generally accepted practice that a...

    It has been generally accepted practice that a multi-user operation would want an always available shared location for the database files. However, if you keep it local (with the appropriate safety...
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    For all the viewers watching at home, What's a...

    For all the viewers watching at home, What's a CID? It's the base template for the creation of regular content, kind of like a hard-coded family template or family category.

    The IDEA of a tee is...
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    Yes - the networked shared database will be...

    Yes - the networked shared database will be available from year to year so long as you create the additional local files and copy the map.ini file from the previous year (cause it's already filled...
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    Additional notes: SHAREPOINT?!?!?!?!?!...

    Additional notes:



    SHAREPOINT?!?!?!?!?! Haven't tried it - no idea if that will even work. I've used drive letter mapping and server name mapping successfully though, so if you can find a way...
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    Run the Edit Configuration for 2018. It should be...

    Run the Edit Configuration for 2018. It should be under Fabrication CADmep 2018 in your start button list.

    Click the "New" button in the top right corner. Browse to the local folder...
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    You should now have something like...

    You should now have something like X:\ABC_FABRICATION_METRIC and inside that folder on your network is a bunch of stuff including folders named BACKUP and DATABASE and ITEMS, etc.


    Now, go back...
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    The services, once loaded, stay in the project....

    The services, once loaded, stay in the project. However, another user cannot add services that you have created if the services you created only live on your hard drive in your default database.
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    Yes - I believe once you want your own services...

    Yes - I believe once you want your own services and abbreviations and all that, it's time to set up your own company configuration.

    First question - do you have CADmep installed? Maybe I've asked...
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    This starts to get a little complicated. ...

    This starts to get a little complicated.

    Configuration Folder
    C:\Users\Public\Documents\Autodesk\Fabrication 20XX

    A configuration folder must at minimum exist in each year's folder and must...
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    For the most part, the FAB database is intended...

    For the most part, the FAB database is intended to remain year-agnostic in practice. One database should be read for all versions. However, since Revit ships with a version of the database with every...
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    The FAB database has materials as it pertains to...

    The FAB database has materials as it pertains to the ITM, but it does not appear to have any connection to the ADSK materials library. In Revit, you can change the category material in Object...
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    Yeah - sorry about that. Parts-add was introduced...

    Yeah - sorry about that. Parts-add was introduced in 2019 apparently. My image was from 20.

    If you're stuck in 18 for a bit you'll need to edit services in CADmep to get additional content...
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    To add additional parts directly in Revit, you...

    To add additional parts directly in Revit, you can use the Fabrication Parts settings dialog to add directly from your library:

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    In CADmep, add the items to the service using the Service...
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    https://www.carrier.com/commercial/en/us/software/...

    https://www.carrier.com/commercial/en/us/software/hvac-system-design/hourly-analysis-program/
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    Content: You can download additional parts from...

    Content:
    You can download additional parts from ADSK. With CADmep open in Autocad, right-click, go to CADmep, Utilities, Download Content.

    Also consider looking at third-party suppliers such as...
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    Do you have Fabrication CADmep installed for...

    Do you have Fabrication CADmep installed for AutoCAD? Essentially, without that I do not believe there is anything else you can do to modify or further develop what you have. You have to have a...
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    Click the settings box in the lower right corner...

    Click the settings box in the lower right corner of the Fab Parts dialog, reload the configuration and then add from left to right the additional services you need. If two services use the same...
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    I currently have 330 parameters dedicated for...

    I currently have 330 parameters dedicated for mechanical equipment alone. If I wanted to get extremely severe, I could possibly narrow these down. However, due to the complexity of mechanical...
  23. Maybe we'll get another Navis update soon...?

    Maybe we'll get another Navis update soon...?
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    When it comes to drawing sloped piping, take a...

    When it comes to drawing sloped piping, take a deep breath and try your best to remain calm. Remember that we all hate it. :banghead: It can be done, but it won't happen without some serious...
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    Learn view templates and filtering if you haven't...

    Learn view templates and filtering if you haven't already. The sub-discipline parameter for views is helpful for managing HVAC duct vs HVAC piping. POssibly good for power distribution vs lighting as...
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