Inclusion of search bar in Revit 2016 - R2 is the one of the most vital features. The search bar is situated just under the “Types”. This feature will get rid of the issue for scrolling ceaselessly via each parameter to locate the required one. While typing each character, all the parameters are filtered to display only those which comprise of those characters, not only in the Parameter name, but also in the values and formulas. This could also be applied to focus on a specific group of parameters for editing.
Search bar in AutoCAD is used to search for various contents like drawings, hatch patterns, blocks etc.