Ideate Automation Basics - Featuring Quantity Takeoffs for Revit
Model management is a critical skill and a huge part of the success of any project, especially one involving complex modeling and design collaborations. These brief instructional videos will help keep you in the driver’s seat as you use Ideate BIMLink to manage Autodesk Revit data flows with ease and. Reach the Revit data you need. Data management tasks take a small fraction of the time they once took. Learn how to easily manage View Reference elements within Revit to ensure quality control. Easily look at the QA/QC process of managing families by using BIMLink and Microsoft Excel to rename families within a Revit project to meet industry or office standards. Using Ideate BIMLink, Revit professionals can quickly assign each view to the appropriate View Template for persistent view quality control. Provide a bi-directional flow of data between Revit and Excel. How will you use Ideate BIMLink?
Watch this five-minute video to learn how to use Autodesk Revit data in a Microsoft Access environment: 1) Select the Revit categories, 2) Use BIMLink to specify the required parameters and export the data into Excel, 3) In the Microsoft environment, import the Excel spreadsheet into Access and enter or edit the data, and then export the data back into Excel, and 4) use BIMLink to import the data back into Revit.