How do I download a FormIt?
You can download FormIt for Windows directly from our website or from the Autodesk Desktop App. The iOS version can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store (iPad only).
Where is Import option in Revit?
The options display on the dialogs that open when you click Insert tab Import panel Import CAD, or Insert tab Link panel Link CAD. Positioning options also apply to linked Revit models (when you click Insert tab Link panel Link Revit). Imports a CAD drawing into the active view only and elements behave like annotation.
Is FormIt better than Sketchup?
There are many advantages to using FormIt over Sketchup. Too many to ignore. FormIt provides Real-time Collaboration, Energy Analysis, Solar Analysis, Autodesk materials and it can also utilize Dynamo to aid in design decisions. Here are the best features of that should make you consider why you should make the switch.
What is FormIt pro?
FormIt Pro unlocks your ability to collaborate, iterate, and analyze your designs. FormIt Pro is part of the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Collection.
Is FormIt for Windows free?
Running FormIt for Windows requires a subscription to FormIt Pro, which is part of the Autodesk AEC Collection. You can also download FormIt for Windows and start a 30-day free trial of FormIt Pro.
What is an import symbol in Revit?
When you import a drawing into Revit, you are importing all the elements, such as blocks and external references (xrefs) from the drawing. They are all contained inside an element called an import symbol.
Can you crop an imported CAD file in Revit?
Imports a CAD drawing into the active Revit view only. For example, you might want an AutoCAD object to appear only in a Revit floor plan view and not in a 3D view. If you set this option, any text in the imported file is visible and can be cropped by the crop region of the view.
Is FormIt any good?
Conclusion. FormIt is, above all, fun. Once the modelling skills have been mastered, it could actually be used as a lot more than a massing modeller. It’s portable, intuitive, kicks back feedback on the design’s performance and the models live on for fleshing out in Revit.
Can you render in FormIt?
By modeling in FormIt Pro and rendering simultaneously in Lumion with the free LiveSync plugin, you’ll always enjoy high-quality visualizations that give invaluable clarity and insight into your design decisions.
Is FormIt free for students?
Get started in FormIt web app for free. Try additional features in FormIt Pro free for 30 days by signing in to FormIt.