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Opening Revit projects directly from web.

A - answer Autodesk Revit can open RVT and RFA files (projects, families) also directly from a URL address on web.

In the file open dialog (Ctrl+O) try e.g. to enter the file name as:

http://www.cadstudio.cz/dl/TociteSchody.rvt

Revit will download the file from the internet to a temporary folder and open it for editing. Possible changes are saved back to this temporary file (not back to the web).

Another option for using web repositories is inserting Revit families (libraries) directly from web (e.g. from the Block Catalog) by mouse-dragging with the iDrop technology. Try e.g. to use the "eyedropper" and drag the chair from the block web page "Dining chair" to your Revit application window.

Revit2009
100% *  CAD 
22.8.2008    7544×  
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applies to: Revit 2009 ·

See also:
Tip 11835:Shared Views to your DWG drawings - easy collaboration with collegues and clients.
Tip 11743:How to open a HTML document from AutoCAD?
Tip 11450:How to run Fusion 360 in a web browser?
Tip 11365:How to store Fusion 360 models directly to Fusion Team projects?
Tip 10541:Fusion 360 open offers only a limited number of CAD formats.


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