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Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

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02-15-2013 08:06 AM

I have been using Revit Building 9.1 for years but it doesn't agree with my new Windows 7 64 bit computer.  I am looking at Revit LT 2013.  How for their features compare?

 

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 08:11 AM in reply to: bnrdrafting

do you use worksharing?

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 08:12 AM in reply to: DarrenP

nope just me

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 08:18 AM in reply to: bnrdrafting

LT is going to have less features and limitation from the full blown revit package

here is a table comparing the 2: http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Revit_LT/enu/2013/Help/0000-What_Is_0

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 08:22 AM in reply to: DarrenP

thats comparing 2013 revit Arch to revit lt 2013

so this may or may not help you

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 08:33 AM in reply to: bnrdrafting

will it still allow me to make custom walls, custom family (windows, door, etc)?  Play with the topography, creat solor studies?  make winding stairs.  

Reading this list I think the currect revit makes mine look this lt anyways.  I don't want to hamstring myself but there is no sence paying for features I will never use

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 02:11 PM in reply to: DarrenP

Also will my files created with 9.1 be able to open in Revit LT 2013?

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 02:12 PM in reply to: bnrdrafting

that i do not know

i know with i think with revit 8.1 files they won't open in revit lt 2013

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Revit-Architecture/Is-there-a-way-to-load-an-rfa-file-saved-p...

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 02:23 PM in reply to: DarrenP

i would suggest try before you buy

http://usa.autodesk.com/revitlt/trial/

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Re: Comparing Revit Building 9.1 to Revit LT 2013

02-15-2013 02:35 PM in reply to: DarrenP

Ya I downloaded it just a bit ago.  It has a new learnigng curve.  It wouldn't open my files but it says it's because they were prior to 8.1 but I'm running 9.1 any grand ideas what I can do?  If I'm going to do this I'd really like my old files to open!

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