50 Import/Export Points

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Welcome to this demonstration on Bonus Tools – Import/Export Points.

This tool allows you to Import families to a specified location point.

This Tool is available for Revit 2014 and newer versions of Revit.

  1. To run the tool, navigate to the Bonus Tools Tab and select Import/Export Points.
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  3. The Import/Export Points dialog will appear.
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  5. Choose either to Export or Import Points.
  6. Export

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    1. Choose the selection set: Current View, Current Selection or Entire Project to filter the Text selection.
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    3. Choose the Base Point: Relative, Survey or Project.
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    5. Select the Category you would like to work with.
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    7. Select an Output file by Clicking on the button at the end of the Output file text box.
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    9. Navigate to and enter a name for the output file.
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    11. Click Ok.
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    13. A confirmation dialog will show confirming the number of exported points.
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    15. View the output file for results.
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    Import

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    1. Choose the Base Point: Relative, Survey or Project.
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    3. Select the Family and Type you want to import to the given coordinates.
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    5. Select an Input file by Clicking on the button at the end of the Input file text box.
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    7. Navigate to and select an input file.
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      Note: The file should be formatted X , Y , Z, Rotation (optional)

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    9. Click Ok.
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    11. A confirmation dialog will show confirming the number of points place and the number failed.
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    13. With the dialogs closed, view the imported Families.
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    Note: The element rotation.


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