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2-Step Quantity Takeoff with Ideate BIMLink

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Watch this three-minute video to learn how to harness the power of pivot tables and Microsoft Excel when performing quantity takeoff tasks. Also learn how to expedite the creation of a formatted quantity takeoff in Autodesk Revit by using Ideate BIMLink.

BIMLink lets you pull data from a Revit file into Excel for editing and then push it back into Revit with equal ease. 

Follow the example in the video to learn how to use the BIMLink sample file template, created in Excel, to get comprehensive quantity data in two easy steps:

BIMLink will overwrite the sample data with the exported data. The raw data will be on the first tab and the summary data via the use of a pivot table will be on the second tab. 

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