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Find walls with surface override on


I'm struggling to find all walls in my project that have surface override on.

The best would be to have a graphic override that highlights all wall elements that have any surface override on, but as far as I can tell that is not possible. The next would be to create a schedule, but cant find a way to do that ether. The goal is to do some quality control of the model.


Does anyone have suggestions to how this can be done?

Martin Isak Jansen
(I'm the one everyone at my company asks the tech questions)

Hello martinij,

but as far as I can tell that is not possible

I agree with you but I hope I am wrong.

Christophe - FRANCE
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Rafael Sangareau

Hi, this has a solution.


Create a new Surface Schedule (the one with a paintbrush icon) in the fields just click "add" and scroll to the surface dropdown, you'll find a specific field for "surface differs from building material" (which means there's an override).



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