Wall Intersection + Column + Custom Profile

Sometimes no amount of building material priorities, wall junction priorities and creative composites will yield the plan view you are aiming for. For example, this is a wall relationship with cluttered cores and finish skins applied to 4 different composites:Screen Shot 2015-04-24 at 1.32.04 PMThis can quickly be cleaned up by creating a new custom profile. Copy the walls in the plan view and paste into the custom profile window. Delete all lines, crop to the minimum effective dimensions, consolidate fills, and adjust fill border pens to match the composites. Store the profile for future editing.

Screen Shot 2015-04-24 at 1.31.47 PMThe result is a clean plan symbol, which matches all building materials and surfaces already applied to the model:Screen Shot 2015-04-24 at 1.34.54 PM

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