The ability to use the Revit API to modify visual appearances of materials was among the top customer requests for years. This new API has been finally implemented. This class will present the new Materials API, coding workflows, and usage of multiple schemas for the visualization properties of materials in Revit software.
- Learn how to use new API to modify visual appearance of Materials in Revit
- Learn how to navigate coding workflow to edit rendering asset appearance for Revit Materials
- Learn how to use multiple schemas for regular and advanced materials in Revit
- Learn how to write a sample plug-in for basic modification of the visual appearance of Revit materials
Boris Shafiro holds Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University. He was an early member of the Revit startup team and joined Autodesk in 2002 through the acquisition. He worked as Principal Software Engineer and then Dev Manager in several areas of Revit development, including views, annotations, families, geometry, interoperability and API. He taught multiple classes on Revit API for ADN members. Currently he is a Team Manager, Scrum Master and the facilitator of Revit API Guild.