Getting Started with Ideate Automation

If you are already using Ideate Automation, you can learn about the latest improvement within the What’s New Help topic.

Ideate Automation will work when the corresponding Ideate Software solution has an automation-enabled license. All Enterprise customers should contact our support team for any questions about their existing license. Existing Ideate BIMLink, Ideate Explorer, Ideate StyleManager, or IdeateApps customers may request a trial license of Ideate Automation by contacting [email protected]

  1. After receiving and activating your license file, launch Ideate Automation from a desktop shortcut or by searching for “automation” from the Windows search tool.

  2. Set up the Forge Connector if you want to run Automation tasks on your BIM 360 cloud models

  3. Review the Getting Started Guide.

  4. Review these product-specific Automation help topics:

Ready to learn more? Please also see: Basic Scripting with Ideate Automation and Sample Content





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