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For Revit 2016


For Civil3D 2016:


Autodesk� Shared Reference Point for Autodesk� Revit 2016

Autodesk® Shared Reference Point consists of the following features:

  • Two individual installations for AutoCAD Civil 3D and Revit
  • Export coordinates and elevation from AutoCAD Civil 3D to external .xml file
  • Import .xml into Revit based on same known positions and create a ‘Shared Coordinate System’

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Autodesk® Shared Reference Point 2015 provides functionality to export known points and elevation from AutoCAD® Civil 3D software to an external file, in which Autodesk® Revit® software can import and setup a “Shared Coordinate System.” This enables the collaboration of exported RVT, DWG and NWC files back to AutoCAD Civil 3D and to coordinate models in Autodesk® Navisworks® software.

Readme – English (pdf – 422Kb)

For AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015 64-bit – English (exe – 3634Kb)

For Autodesk Revit 2015 64-bit – English (exe – 3608Kb)

Autodesk Shared Reference Point 2015