Revit shortcuts & hotkey guide

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Work more efficiently in Revit with time-saving shortcuts and commands. You can find a downloadable list of shortcuts and commands in the PDF.

Architecture

CL COLUMN; STRUCTURAL COLUMN / Adds a vertical load-bearing element to the building model.
CM PLACE A COMPONENT / Place a component.
DR DOOR / Adds a door to the building model.
GR GRID / Places column grid lines in the building design.
LL LEVEL / Places a level in view.
RM ROOM / Creates a room bounded by model elements and separation lines.
RP REFERENCE PLANE / Creates a reference plane using drawing tools.
RT TAG ROOM; ROOM TAG / Tags the selected room.
SB FLOOR:FLOOR: STRUCTURAL / Adds structural floors to a building model.
WA WALL; WALL:WALL: ARCHITECTURAL / Creates a non-bearing wall or a structural wall in the building model.
WN WINDOW / Places a window in a wall or skylight in a roof.

 

Structure

BM STRUCTURAL FRAMING: BEAM / Adds a load-bearing structural beam element to the building model.
BR STRUCTURAL FRAMING: BRACE / Adds diagonal members that are connected to beams and columns.
BS STRUCTURAL BEAM SYSTEM; AUTOMATIC BEAM SYSTEM / Creates a layout that is used to control the number and spacing of a series of parallel beams.
CL COLUMN; STRUCTURAL COLUMN / Adds a vertical load-bearing element to the building model.
CM PLACE A COMPONENT / Place a component.
FT STRUCTURAL FOUNDATION: WALL / Creates a wall foundation for the building model.
GR GRID / Places column grid lines in the building design.
LL LEVEL / Places a level in view.
RN REINFORCEMENT NUMBERS / Defines or edits numbering sequences by partition for rebar and fabric sheets.
RP REFERENCE PLANE / Creates a reference plane using drawing tools.
SB FLOOR:FLOOR: STRUCTURAL / Adds structural floors to a building model.
WA WALL; WALL:WALL: ARCHITECTURAL / Creates a non-bearing wall or a structural wall in the building model.

System

AT AIR TERMINAL / Places a register, grille or diffuser.
CM PLACE A COMPONENT / Place a component.
CN CONDUIT / Draws a rigid conduit run.
CT CABLE TRAY / Draws a cable tray run.
CV CONVERT TO FLEX DUCT / Converts a section of rigid duct to flexible duct.
DA DUCT ACCESSORY / Adds duct accessories, such as dampers, in duct systems.
DF DUCT FITTING / Places duct fittings (elbows, tees, end caps, and so on) in duct systems.
DT DUCT / Draws ductwork in the building model.
EE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT / Places electrical equipment, such as panels and switch gear.
EW ARC WIRE / Draws an arced wire run.
FD FLEX DUCT / Draws flexible ductwork in the building model.
FP FLEX PIPE / Draws flexible pipes.
LF LIGHTING FIXTURE / Adds a lighting fixture element.
ME MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT / Places mechanical equipment such as boilers, furnaces or fans.
NF CONDUIT FITTING / Places conduit fittings.
PA PIPE ACCESSORY / Adds pipe accessories.
PF PIPE FITTING / Draws a pipe fitting in a piping system.
PI PIPE / Draws rigid piping.
PX PLUMBING FIXTURE / Places a plumbing fixture.
RP REFERENCE PLANE / Creates a reference plane using drawing tools.
SK SPRINKLER / Places a sprinkler
TF CABLE TRAY FITTING / Places cable tray fittings.

 

Contextual Tabs

// DIVIDE SURFACE / Applies a division grid along a surface in a conceptual design.
AA ADJUST ANALYTICAL MODEL / Adjusts the analytical model of the structural member in relation to those of the elements to which it joins.
AD ATTACH DETAIL GROUP / Creates an attached detail group.
AP ADD TO GROUP / Adds elements to a group.
BS STRUCTURAL BEAM SYSTEM; AUTOMATIC BEAM SYSTEM / Creates a layout that is used to control the number and spacing of a series of parallel beams.
CG CANCEL / Cancels an action.
DI ALIGNED DIMENSION / Creates an aligned dimension.
EG EDIT GROUP / Edits a group.
EL SPOT ELEVATION / Displays the elevation of a selected point.
EP EDIT PAR / Edits a part element.
EU UNHIDE ELEMENT / Enables a hidden element to appear in view.
EW EDIT WITNESS LINES / Edits a witness line.
FG FINISH / Finishes editing a group.
HT SHOW HELP TOOLTIP / Displays the Help Tooltip.
JP JUSTIFICATION POINTS / Sets a justification point for relocating elements.
JY ZOFFSET / Offsets an element in the z direction.
JZ SHOW HELP TOOLTIP / Displays the Help Tooltip.
LI MODEL LINE; BOUNDARY LINE; REBAR LINE / Places a new line.
PP or CTRL-1 or VP PROPERTIES; TOGGLE PROPERTIES PALETTE / Toggles the Properties palette.
RA RESTORE ALL EXCLUDED / Restores all excluded parts and elements.
RG REMOVE FROM GROUP / Removes elements from a group.
RH TOGGLE REVEAL HIDDEN ELEMENTS MODE / Toggles the Reveal Hidden Elements Mode.
RP REFERENCE PLANE / Creates a reference plane using drawing tools.
UG UNGROUP / Ungroups members of a group.
VU UNHIDE CATEGORY / Enables a hidden category to appear in view.

 

Create

CM PLACE A COMPONENT / Place a component.
D ALIGNED DIMENSION / Creates an aligned dimension.
FR FIND/REPLACE / Find and replace.
GP MODEL GROUP:CREATE GROUP; DETAIL GROUP:CREATE GROUP / Creates a group of elements.
LI MODEL LINE; BOUNDARY LINE; REBAR LINE / Places a new line.
LL LEVEL / Places a level in view.
MD MODIFY / Enters selection mode to select elements to modify.
PP or CTRL-1 or VP PROPERTIES; TOGGLE PROPERTIES PALETTE / Toggles the Properties palette.
RP REFERENCE PLANE / Creates a reference plane using drawing tools.
TX TEXT / Adds text

 

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