Appendix A

Decoding Autodesk Revit Architecture Warnings

This appendix provides some tips and tricks for decoding Autodesk Revit Architecture warnings. Warning messages occur when Revit detects a problem while you are working in your model (Figure A-1). Warnings are issued for various reasons, including the existence of multiple rooms located in the same enclosed region or an overlap of walls and room separation lines. Warning messages (sometimes confused with error messages) inform you of a potential problem that could impact the integrity of the model, the design intent, and the reliability of your documentation.

Figure A-1: Review Warnings dialog box

When a warning is presented, Revit allows you to ignore the issue and continue working ...

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