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Revit 2013 Modify Tab Missing Finish and Cancel Options

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02-10-2013 10:28 AM

I just installed the student version of Revit 2013. I opened it and everything seems to be working expect when I draw anything (ie topo surface, wall, etc.), the modify tab is missing all the draw options (line, circle, etc) as well as the Finish and Cancel buttons. This makes it impossible for me to use the software without those. Is there a way they could be hidden or is the software just corrupt?


Please let me know.



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Re: Revit 2013 Modify Tab Missing Finish and Cancel Options

02-11-2013 12:55 PM in reply to: Gabmariestef

You need to install the update #2 to Revit 2013 to correct this behavior.  It is due to a compatibility issue between .NET 4.5 and Revit 2013.  I am guessing you are trying to run this on Windows 8 which needs .NET 4.5 to run.  revit 2013 needs to be updated to avoid this conflict.

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Re: Revit 2013 Modify Tab Missing Finish and Cancel Options

01-30-2014 11:22 AM in reply to: loboarch

Is this compatibility fix also the case with it not working on a Windows 7 professional OS?

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Re: Revit 2013 Modify Tab Missing Finish and Cancel Options

01-31-2014 03:21 PM in reply to: chelleOnO
If .NET Framework 4.5 has been installed on your computer running Windows 7, you will experience the same issue, and need the same fix (hotfix for 2012 versions; latest Update for 2013 versions).
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