Revit Architecture

Revit Architecture

Reply
New Member
joemose
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-13-2012
Message 1 of 3 (222 Views)

revit 2012 and 2013 issues

222 Views, 2 Replies
11-13-2012 11:35 AM

I am currently a student and started my semster project in Revit Architecture 2012 that is a vailable for use in the classroom lab. I opened up my file in Revit Architecture 2013 on my home computer and now it wont work on the 2012 version. I am afraid that i've lost all my work that i've put in and would like any help in recovering my lost work on 2012.

*Expert Elite*
DarrenP
Posts: 7,686
Registered: ‎09-13-2007
Message 2 of 3 (215 Views)

Re: revit 2012 and 2013 issues

11-13-2012 12:06 PM in reply to: joemose

there is no saving down in revit once its saved in 2013 its a 2013 file

Contributor
nddesign
Posts: 23
Registered: ‎09-09-2004
Message 3 of 3 (204 Views)

Re: revit 2012 and 2013 issues

11-13-2012 01:48 PM in reply to: joemose

The importance of backups! Have you still got files in the project folder that are named with extra zeros i.e. 772.0016.rvt is a backup file of the project 772.rvt.  Possibly one of these could be copied then renamed to "yourprojectname.rvt" or similar and hopefully it is from a time before you saved over the file in revit 2013, and will still open.  Good luck.

Post to the Community

Have questions about Autodesk products? Ask the community.

New Post
Announcements
Do you have 60 seconds to spare? The Autodesk Community Team is revamping our site ranking system and we want your feedback! Please click here to launch the 5 question survey. As always your input is greatly appreciated.