Frequently Asked Questions

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Which Elements Does Ideate QuickSelect Manage?

How does Ideate QuickSelect Differ from Ideate Explorer?

Can Ideate QuickSelect Help Find Hidden CAD Imports (DWGs)?

Can Ideate QuickSelect Help Zoom to Views?

Which Elements Does Ideate QuickSelect Manage?

Ideate QuickSelect manages instances of all the elements in the active Revit project and can display them by Entire Project, Active View, or Current Selection.  Ideate QuickSelect does not manage elements within linked files.

How Does Ideate QuickSelect Differ from Ideate Explorer?

Ideate QuickSelectIdeate QuickSelect is recommended for Revit daily productivity usage by anyone who wants to find, select, and filter the Revit model in an efficient way.

 Ideate Explorer is recommended for model managers who are tasked with Project auditing and cleanup.

 Ideate QuickSelect is a subset of Ideate Explorer functionality.

Can Ideate QuickSelect Help Find Hidden CAD Imports (DWGs)?

Yes, Ideate QuickSelect itemizes CAD Imports (hidden or otherwise) so that they can be reviewed and modified and/or deleted. Ideate QuickSelect also itemizes other elements that are not included in the Project Browser such as: Text, Dimensions, Images, Pads, Plan Regions, Revision Clouds, etc.

Can Ideate QuickSelect Help Zoom to Views?

Yes, Ideate QuickSelect can help you find elements and then zoom to views where they can be seen, even if they are hidden by override.

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