Set up Smart views that work on any model.
The Smart views can be created to be used on any IFC model.
To ensure that the Smart views can work on any model, you should try to avoid custom properties and only use common IFC properties.
If the use of custom properties is necessary for your project, make sure all models are created using the same specifications. An IDM (information delivery manual) in your BIM process can help in getting consistent properties and values so Smart views are more easily standardized.
Basics of making smart views
Smart views are rule based filtering and colouring of objects. Based on properties you can show, hide, or colour components in the 3D window. It is great for visually checking against an IDM. The smart views are a functionality of Zoom Free. Creating ...
IFC data validation with Smart views
Smart views can be used in a variety of ways: to visualize properties, to check if your model complies to IDM (Information Delivery Manual) agreements, or to filter certain elements. Model validation with Smart Views is available in BIMcollab Zoom ...
Organize Smart views
All Smart views are placed in Smart view sets to make them easier to manage. You can right-click on one of the two folders ('Local' or 'Shared') and choose 'Add smart view set'. You can also use the '+' button to add a Smart view set or a Smart view: ...
Smart view set for checking of NAA.K.T. materials naming
The NAA.K.T. material naming is a Dutch coding sytem to have unambiguous values in a BIM project, and to facilitate collaboration. We developed a Smart view set with which you can easily check the material names of an IFC model. Open an IFC model in ...
Set up smart views to both color and set transparency of components
To color elements and make them transparent at the same time, follow these steps: Add the elements which you want to show when activating the smart view Use the 'Set colored' action first for the elements which you want to color Use the 'Set ...