Author: Eugene O'Day Revit
Hi folks IX  here.  One of the Senior Application Specialist here at Ideate, Inc.
Have you ever wanted to add or remove a dimension at the end of a string of Revit dimensions? Or even better yet add, combine, or remove dimensions from the middle of a string?
Well you’re in luck, you can! Nope I’m not joking, teasing you or pulling your leg. You really can… Come on you should know me by now.
When working with existing Revit dimensioning strings you have three different workflows (options) to add, combine, or remove dimensions from a dimension string.
Edit Witness Lines Option:


Grip Edit Option:

One of my favorite tools (Tab Key):

Enjoy these Dimensioning String Editing workflow tips and tricks. Look for my next month’s BLOG where I’ll be covering adding equality formula to a dimension string.
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     Eugene O’Day, IX
Eugene O’Day, IX
AEC Senior Application Specialist

Eugene A. O’Day, IX, with more than 25 years of architectural and mechanical experience, offers a trained focus on all things Revit and BIM. Teaching is a passion of his. Eugene has been an instructor in undergraduate degree programs, has traveled worldwide teaching Autodesk solutions to major corporations, has taught at accredited ATCs throughout the Northwestern region, and is a frequent and popular instructor, speaker, and presenter for AUGI® CAD Camps, Revit – and related product user groups. He has also been a trusted public school district advisor on new drafting instructor hires. At Ideate, Eugene provides training and support for Revit Architecture, Revit Structure and AutoCAD. Eugene is also a Revit Architecture Autodesk Certified Professional.