AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

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RamonRUIZ4494
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Registered: ‎01-07-2009
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Error importing CIS/2 file from revit

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04-15-2009 06:00 PM
Hi to all,

The error ocurre when the elements in revit do not have the same description as the ASD data base. Those elemente do not get imported :-(. A workarround will be to create from ASD the elements that I will use in my project . . then export this elements to revit as cis then I can have acces to the same properties in the revit file . . . here come the bad thing . . . then I just have to re-aply the element sizes . . . to much work . . there must be a work arround . . . thanks for the help

Regards,
Carlos
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sureshchotrani
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Registered: ‎10-29-2008
Message 2 of 5 (357 Views)

Re: Error importing CIS/2 file from revit

04-16-2009 12:02 AM in reply to: RamonRUIZ4494
Hello,

You have to first update ASD. Open ASD go in file menu/Steel/Project Preferences/Profiles/click inverted T shape for adding AISC shape/OK.
Now you can import your file & there will be no error.

Thanks,
Suresh
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RamonRUIZ4494
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Message 3 of 5 (357 Views)

Re: Error importing CIS/2 file from revit

04-16-2009 08:43 AM in reply to: RamonRUIZ4494
Thank yoou Suresh for the solution

Best Regards,
Carlos
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robertlipman
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Registered: ‎05-08-2009
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Re: Error importing CIS/2 file from revit

05-08-2009 08:35 AM in reply to: RamonRUIZ4494
There is now a Google group to discuss CIS/2.

http://groups.google.com/group/cis2-group

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sureshchotrani
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Registered: ‎10-29-2008
Message 5 of 5 (357 Views)

Re: Error importing CIS/2 file from revit

05-09-2009 06:58 AM in reply to: RamonRUIZ4494
Thanks,

This was needed and I am exicted.

Thanks once again,

Suresh
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