Greg Benson-Shettle is an Autodesk Certified Instructor at Graitec UK Limited with more than 20 years experience of creating CAD drawings for client projects with a focus on goal based collaboration, delivering quality solutions Greg has been an Autodesk Certified Professional for Revit and AutoCAD since 2012.

Greg Benson-Shettle

Autodesk 2018 Product Updates & Add-ons

Autodesk 2018 Product Updates & Add-ons
Where can we get software updates & those handy extensions? The 2018 products are available and there are services update available already, so here we will show where you can them from and as a b...
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3 Great Viewport Tips - Rotate a View, Viewport visual Aid and Magic Text

3 Great Viewport Tips - Rotate a View, Viewport visual Aid and Magic Text
In this blog and video, I give 3 great tips for rotating the contents of AutoCAD viewport when using Lt. How to Rotate a viewport -The settings you need to change.A Viewport Visual Aid - Instantly see...
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Revit Depth Cueing - Graphic Display Options

Revit Depth Cueing - Graphic Display Options
Autodesk Revit has a good set of tools that will help us prepare the presentation of architectural designs on a view by view bases. Once a style of presentation has been created we can even save that ...
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Revit tip - Make your Revit Callouts look the way you want

Revit tip - Make your Revit Callouts look the way you want
During training sessions, I have the privilege of working with talented design professionals who know what they want when it comes to design presentation. Consequently they will ask challenging questi...
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Graitec PowerPack - Openings Tool and how to use it with Revit linked files.

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If you have not yet installed the Graitec Power Pack for Revit then you are missing out on some great additional tools within Revit such as Link to Excel, the Re-Numbering tool, and numerous Structura...
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How to Draw Multiple Lines in AutoCAD - Whitepaper

How to Draw Multiple Lines in AutoCAD - Whitepaper
In a recent AutoCAD training course a question was asked. ‘Was it possible to draw several lines at once to represent, for example, the interior and exterior faces of a wall?’ The short answer is yes....
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AutoCAD visits Father Christmas

AutoCAD visits Father Christmas
AutoCAD visits Father Christmas in this festive tutorial for a bit of fun that explores an assortment of drafting tools and the command line options that provide greater scope of usage over the defaul...
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Free Revit Plug-ins for COBie and more

Free Revit Plug-ins for COBie and more
The Free COBie Plug in for Revit 2017 is now available, but from a different place, it has moved to the BIM Interoperability Tools website. This useful resource site is now owned by Autodesk and in ad...
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Controlling visibility with Associated Parameters in Revit Families

Controlling visibility with Associated Parameters in Revit Families
In this short video I demonstrate how to set up a visibility switch to an element in a Revit Family. This technique makes use of the Yes/No parameter that we can associate to any part of a Revit Famil...
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AutoCAD LT Vs Full AutoCAD, which one will you choose?

AutoCAD LT Vs Full AutoCAD, which one will you choose?
AutoCAD LiTe or Full AutoCAD, and then should it be the Windows version or Apple MAC? The type of work you do can help determine which AutoCAD is best for you, providing you know what the differences ...
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