Ideate ReNumber, one of the tools in our IdeateApps collection, can be used to renumber sheets to the BS EN ISO 19650 standard using one of rules created and saved in the bonus rules that ship with IdeateApps.

The rule targets the Sheet Number parameter that contains 5 of the 7 information container field descriptions as described in the ISO. These are:

  • Functional Breakdown - ZZ
  • Spatial Breakdown - XX
  • Form - D
  • Discipline - A
  • Number - 000000

The rule can be edited to suit any company standard or variation of the ISO 19650 standard.

Existing IdeateApps subscribers can request the sample title block shown above to test this ISO 19650 rule.

Please refer to the Help topic to find out more. If you’d like help customizing Ideate ReNumber to meet your sheet-naming criteria, just email us at We’d be happy to assist.

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About the Author

Steve Deadman - Customer Success Manager - EMEA
Steve provides support to customers and helps them get a strong return on their software investment. He has a B.Eng (Hons) degree in Mechanical Engineering and various certifications in engineering. Before joining Ideate Software, he worked at several top architectural firm in the United Kingdom where he specialized in the implementation and management of BIM processes and technology. Find Steve on LinkedIn.