How do you select the same element in Revit?

When selecting multiple elements which key do you press and hold to deselect an element?

You can remove specific elements from a selection while keeping the other elements selected. To deselect an element, while pressing Shift , click the element.

How do you select an object in Revit?

In Revit, hover to highlight an element, and then click to select it. To clear a selection, press Esc. To add to a selection, Ctrl-click; to remove an added object, Shift-click.

How do I select a previous selection in Revit?

Simply press Ctrl + Left Arrow on your keyboard. Or you can right click your mouse and click select previous from contextual menu.

How do you select similar walls in Revit?

Select Walls or Lines Joined at a Point

  1. Place the cursor on or near one wall or line, and click to select it.
  2. Press Tab . Revit highlights the second wall or line that is closest to the cursor. …
  3. Press Tab again to highlight all of the connected walls or lines. Then click to select them.
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How do you select two things at once?

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  1. Select the first item that you want. For example, select some text.
  2. Press and hold CTRL.
  3. Select the next item that you want. Important Be sure to press and hold CTRL while you select the next item that you want to include in the selection.

How do you select multiple elements in Revit?

Select Multiple Elements

  1. While pressing Ctrl , click each of the elements. …
  2. Draw a selection box by placing the cursor on one side of the elements to be selected and dragging it diagonally to form a rectangular boundary. …
  3. Press Tab to highlight connected elements, and then click to select.

How do you select a cycle in Revit?

When selecting elements, you can press Tab to cycle through the possible selection candidates near the cursor. (As you click Tab, the status bar updates to indicate the current selection.)

How do you select all furniture in Revit?

Click Modify | Multi-Select tab Filter panel (Filter).


  1. To exclude all elements in a category, clear its check box.
  2. To include all elements in a category, select its check box.
  3. To select all categories, click Check All.
  4. To clear all categories, click Check None.

How do I use the crossing window in Revit?

To create a window selection, click and hold the left mouse button, drag the cursor diagonally, and release the button. Dragging the cursor for left to right, creates a “window selection”. Only elements within the region bounds are selected. Dragging the cursor for right to left, creates a “crossing window selection”.

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How do you drag a copy in Revit?

If you select an object in Revit you can drag it to move it. If you hold CTRL on the keyboard and drag an object, then Revit makes a copy of this object. I’ve heard this called Drag-Copy and/or Control-Copy. This is great! and it works for almost all objects.

How do you view walls in Revit?

Open a floor plan view or a 3D view. Click Architecture tab Build panel Wall drop-down (Wall: Architectural). If you want to place a wall type other than the one displayed in the Type Selector, select a different type from the drop-down.

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