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Instant Autodesk Revit 2013 Customization with .NET How-to by Don Rudder

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Creating a simple command (Must know)

We will create a very boring and perfectly useless sample command that will display a basic Hello PACKT message box to indicate success when the user initiates the command from the custom ribbon controls.

Getting ready

Now that our sample code files are beginning to stack up in our solution, it is a good time to organize them into directories within our solution making them easier to find. Create a directory in your solution named Ch1 Intro to Revit API and place all of the boilerplate code classes that we created in the previous recipe into this directory. Create another directory named Ch2 Ribbon and place each of the code class samples you create in this recipe into this directory.

How to do it…

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