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Digging Inside Revu 20 - August 31 2020

A new release brings the feeling of anticipation and excitement; we want to see new features that just blow us away, a new button that takes an hour off our daily workload....
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Creating Revu detailing content with Tags - July 13 2020

I have been enjoying this little series of blogs where I get to focus on a particular workflow. Hopefully, you have followed along and created some of your own content, be it structural or other markups that suit your section of the industry....
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Getting our Mark-ups technically correct - June 26 2020

This time, I want to show you how to make a stretchable steel member markup. I got this idea from an Engineer in New Zealand, it drove me bonkers trying to work out just how he managed to do it. But in the end, I managed to resolve the puzzle. So let me now share that joy with you....
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Getting our Mark-ups technically correct - June 5 2020

For anyone that has used CAD software like Revit, AutoCAD or ArchiCAD, they would know that Revu is not a drafting package. This is not to criticise Revu, but to understand its limitations so we can focus our attention on how we can draft quicker. For the Revu purists out there, I do like the Sketch to Scale, Grid and Grid Snaps and you can play with the length of mark-ups in Settings too, but they are not quick....
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Bluebeam Bookmarks - March 31 2020

Bookmarks might not be the most exciting feature of Revu, but they are serious time savers and bring quality-of-use benefits to everyone when applied to documents with lots of pages. Some PDF documents come with pre-defined Bookmarks that were exported from other software like Word, AutoCAD or Revit. To create new ones, you can get Revu too auto create bookmarks based on page labels or designated areas on a document. It’s a good idea to create page labels if your document doesn’t have them...
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Bluebeam Studio - Feb 25 2020

Every copy of Revu has a robust built in collaboration tool that includes unlimited cloud storage. Teams working on projects from remote locations need a central source of truth with document and version tracking. Much more than just a file folder, you can control access per user set read/write permissions to files and folders and invite specific people to review single documents. With advanced features like Studio Sessions...
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