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a06vsh
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revit 2013 not responding when saving

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10-15-2012 04:13 AM

Ok, so i've googled the problem but without any success:

 

When working with certain files, not all but always the same ones, Revit stops responding when I try to save the file.

If i save it to a local harddrive it always works fine, but that cant be how it's supposed to be, not being able to save files on a server?! I've tried linking the file to a new one and then binding it, but still with the same issues. It's not a matter of large files vs small files working or not working. And it does the same thing with the same files no matter what computer i use at the office.

 

I've run out of ideas, need help!

 

Victoria

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a06vsh
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving

11-07-2012 02:39 AM in reply to: a06vsh

Anyone with the same problem? Or a solution?

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juwelunlimited
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Registered: ‎11-07-2012
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving

11-07-2012 05:04 AM in reply to: a06vsh

my siggestion is uninstall this and reinstall it properly

 

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a06vsh
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving

11-07-2012 06:56 AM in reply to: juwelunlimited

Already tried unfortunately.... And it's also the same on all computers, and always with the same files. But enough files for it to not just be a one time bad luck.

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a06vsh
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving to server

01-07-2013 06:07 AM in reply to: a06vsh

Kicking this back up to the top since it's still a major issue at the office.

Does anyone else have the same problem? And even better; does anyone have a solution?

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ryley.nixon
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Registered: ‎06-30-2013
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving

06-30-2013 06:38 AM in reply to: a06vsh

Is there anyone expperiancing (Not Responding) when tryingn to open revit files from the desktop or USB?! I have tried uninstalling the rogram and re-installing the program  multiple times!!!! but I keep expperiancing the same problem every time. I am able to open my file on the school comuters with ease but have nothing more then problems when trying to open my file at home. :smileysad:

I need help, and fast! My major assignment is due soon and i have no access to school computers due to the  mid year holidays.

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rosskirby
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Re: revit 2013 not responding when saving

06-30-2013 03:42 PM in reply to: ryley.nixon

I wouldn't recommend trying to open a file directly from a USB.  You can run out of storage space pretty quickly (especially if you're using a non-workshared model that saves more than one backup), because you're essentially saving multiple copies of the file every time.

 

Also, the write speed to a USB is slower than to a hard drive, which might be part of why you're getting a not-responding.  If I were you, I'd save the file to my local machine before working on it.

Ross Kirby
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