Revit OpEd: Panel Name Group


Some time ago they added the ability to tell Revit we want a
parameter to be able to store unique values even when the element
is part of a group, like this.

That example is possible because it’s a shared parameter. I find
myself wishing that we could do the same thing for the built-in
Panel Name parameter for electrical panels. These are
unique identifiers in all the situations I’ve ever
encountered. Never mind the unfortunate poor support for being in
groups to begin with…

I wish that Panel Name could be like a Door’s Mark parameter or
a Room’s Number…unique even when included in groups. I wish
upon a star…

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