Revit C4R/BIM360 Cache Cleaning Tool Update

A user reported a minor bug when selecting the 2021 file format option that the models were incorrectly

Revit Batch Unit Converter Update

The Revit batch unit conversion tool has been updated to work with Revit 2021. For those not familiar

BIM360 Docs – How to Download RVT instead of ZIP

Have you ever noticed that sometimes when you download model source files from BIM360, sometimes they’re a singular Revit model and sometimes they’re a bundled ZIP package containing the Revit links? Ever wondered why, or how to change this to get just the singular model? They’re generally pretty easy to spot in the BIM360 web

Clear Cache in Desktop Connector 13.x

Top tip from a co-worker, the new Desktop Connector 13.x allows you to clear the Desktop Connector cache, so if you’re someone that is limited on space or wants to clear up old project data, then this is for you! This isn’t the same cache as your C4R/BIM360 cloud model cache, but rather the cache

Help! My BIM360 Desktop Connector Icon Has Disappeared!

Over the years I’ve experienced that Autodesk’s Desktop Connector can at times be a little finicky after updating.

C4R (and BIM360) Cache Cleaner Tool

Alrighty, calm down! I know C4R is the old and BIM360 is what we mostly work with now, but it was a long time ago when I created this handy little tool.. and “BIM360 Cache Cleaner” doesn’t quite have the same ring to it. You might remember a post I made a while back about

Understanding the British Standard Object Naming Convention and Other Alternatives

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few years, you’d be aware that almost globally the British Standards are the benchmark for all things BIM. The international standard ISO19650 is based on the British BS and PAS1192 documents. Most naming conventions out there are based on BS 8451-1:2012. BS8451-1 covers naming and

View References. Use them!

So even though in the BIM world we produce models, guaranteed every project that you’re currently working on

Revit 2020.1 Prompts to uninstall when you want to install

This is one I have unfortunately come across too many times, you notice that you can’t access BIM360

Nested Annotation Symbols 101

Over the years, I’ve seen some interesting Revit content. One of the doozies though always seems to be

The Drawing Status

The drawing status is maybe overlooked as something simple, but there are many different ways to approach it,

From Dynamo to C# – Get and Set Parameters

I’m the kind of guy that uses Dynamo for practical things, an indispensable swiss army knife that I used to manipulate data. Getting and setting parameters is obviously key. This time around we look at how this is done in Dynamo and then how we can achieve that same thing with code. In this example

Revit Bulk Unit Conversion Addin

One of the most downloaded files here at Revit.AU is the metric conversion journal script. Despite the obvious

Is DWF Better than PDF?

If you ask anyone in the building services industry what they use to markup drawings, I can almost