Why do I lose my section box when creating issues in Navisworks?
In Navisworks, the sectioning tools have two different modes: section planes and section box. The BCF Manager only supports Navisworks section planes. That means, if the section is created by the section box in Navisworks, it will not be saved in the viewpoint when creating issues in the BCF manager.
To easily create a section box using planes, use the 'section box' tool
integrated in the BCF manager.
Why do issues have section planes when they are disabled in Navisworks?
When a section plane is enabled in Navisworks, it will be reported to the BCF Manager when a new issue is created and added to the viewpoint. Navisworks will always do so even when the ‘Sectioning’ feature has been disabled. To avoid having unwanted ...
Zoom-to and section box
Get to issues faster: quick zoom and section box One of the biggest drawbacks of traditional 2D designing methods was that it was extremely difficult to pinpoint and visualize issues using rolls of papers and red pencil markups. In BIM it is possible ...
Create and edit issues in Navisworks
With the BCF Manager for Navisworks, you can connect to a BIMcollab project and exchange issues directly. Create issues You have different options for creating issues, choose the workflow you prefer: By importing clashes from the Clash Detective By ...
Why are viewpoint colors not the same when I zoom to issues in Navisworks?
If the colors in the viewpoint are not the same as in the snapshot of the issue, most likely you have switched off the ‘Use override colors in viewpoint on zoom-to’ option. This button looks grey when it is not active, blue when it is active. Not ...
How to deal with issues found in Navisworks
Optimal workflow Navisworks, with its embedded Clash Detective tool, can help you find issues faster. Connected to BIMcollab Cloud it becomes part of an equally powerful Issue management ecosystem. Let us guide you through the process step by step ...