Free Trial

Download and start a free trial of Ideate Explorer for Revit, or activate if you already have a license. The MSI packages are now shipped as part of Ideate Software Installer.

System Requirements

Ideate Explorer runs inside Revit and works with workshared or non-workshared models, including models hosted on Revit Server and Autodesk Docs. Remote Desktop Protocol is supported. Virtualization platforms such as VDI, Citrix and VMware are supported by the Cloud or FlexLM network version.


Ideate Explorer 4.8 — Build 54018 — Released in May 2023

Download only Ideate Explorer or download the Ideate Software bundle for the full suite of Ideate Software products. 

The same package can be used to start a trial or activated using a license code or a network license.

After installing, the following Ideate Explorer versions will be available in the respective Revit year versions:

Build Numbers:


For older releases, including Cloud Network enabled version 2018 and 2019 visit the Software Archive.

Setting up a network license?
Review this Help page for video instructions!

Visit the Ideate Software Installer page (MSI) for the full suite of Ideate Software products. 

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