Using software not integrated with BIMcollab
We are constantly working on getting more and more BIM applications connected with BIMcollab. Should you use software which is not yet connected, then your first step should be to ask your software vendor to become an authorized BIMcollab developer. For more information go to our developers website.
Communicating issues to the BIM application
- Select your issues
In BIMcollab Nexus you can use the filters and the selection boxes to choose which issues you wish to communicate. To do this, go to the 'Issues' page of your project, and click on 'Filter' to show the filter menu.
- Create a BCF report
After selecting the desired issues, click on the 'Report' button on the Issues page.
In the Report dialog, choose BCF as the type of file you want to create, and click on 'Create report'.
Once created you can download the file from the Reports page.
You can share the file with your team members using any means available to you including using a file server, as a mail attachment, via the cloud (dropbox, one drive, google drive).
- Open the file
Open or import the BCF file into the application. Any properties which are not known to your application will not be imported.
Adding issues from the BIM application to BIMcollab
- Create Issues
Create or edit one or more issues in your BIM application.
- Create a BCF file
Save as or Export the issues you wish to manage to a BCF file.
In BIMcollab Nexus go to the Import page, browse to the file and then use the import function to upload the BCF file. If necessary select default properties to add to the issues when missing.
Using software that does not support BCF
We are constantly working on getting more and more BIM applications connected with BIMcollab. Should you use software which is not yet connected, then your first step should be to ask your software vendor to become an authorized BIMcollab developer. ...
Using authoring software like Revit, Archicad or Tekla with BIMcollab
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Using your free project on join.bimcollab.com
Introduction BIMcollab Join ( join.bimcollab.com) is the free version of BIMcollab Nexus, which permits you to test our solution. A lot of features which are available in a personal space, can also be tested in Join, but the number of active projects ...
Set your language of your BIMcollab account
My BIMcollab ID / Join.bimcollab.com Go directly to the My BIMcollab ID page. Or on join.bimcollab.com, click on your avatar, and choose 'My account', which redirect you to the My BIMcollab ID page Select the language you prefer under 'Preferences' ...
System requirements BIMcollab
BIMcollab Nexus The BIMcollab web application runs on any modern web browser which supports TLS 1.2 or a later version. The following clients are known to be unable to use TLS 1.2. You cannot use these clients for access to the service. Android 4.3 ...