Creating Custom Annotations

The authors of this book are avid supporters of global graphic standards for architecture and engineering such as the US National CAD Standard (, but each architect or designer will likely have their own set of standards that will need to be implemented in their Revit projects. Placing customized annotation families in your project template will save time when you're starting new projects and ensure maximum compliance with your firm's standards. You can load tag families into the template using several methods:

  • Switch to the Insert tab, and in the Load Library panel, select Load Family.
  • Using Windows Explorer, select RFA tag families and drag them into the Revit project environment with ...

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