Why are some components not found, while they are in my Archicad Model?
When exporting an IFC file from Archicad, a user can set an option to export a composite wall or slab as separate ‘building element parts’. This feature creates new subparts in the IFC file only, which are in reality, not present in the Archicad source model. When issues refer to these subparts from other applications, the BCF Manager can’t select or show them as they do not exist in the Archicad source model. Always make sure that issues only refer to the main wall or slab components and not to their subparts.
Why can some components not be found in Revit?
In Revit, components located in linked models cannot be individually manipulated by the BCF manager. This is a limitation of Revit itself. Therefore only components in the main model can be found when performing a zoom-to. In the case where one or ...
Warning of more than 10.000 components when creating an issue
Viewpoints with thousands of components can be slow to publish, download and to lookup in the model. We advise you to limit the number of linked components in a viewpoint. For this reason you can choose to link visible components and/or selected ...
Why are components not stored in a viewpoint?
In Tekla, components can be part of an assembly, to easily select them as a group. These assemblies do not have the same reference ID as the components they contain. If an assembly is selected as a whole and linked to an issue, the BCF Manager will ...
Why are viewpoint components missing after an import?
When issues are imported, Solibri builds a new viewpoint internally. Any components referred to from the viewpoint which are not present in the currently loaded models will be discarded, and will not be visible in the viewpoint. This can be the case ...
Use models from Revit for model coordination
Revit contains three kinds of origins which are important for model coordination. A Project Base Point, which represents the origin of the project coordinate system around which the model should be setup. It is mostly used for measuring distances and ...