Author Topic: Excel Linked to Revit  (Read 1309 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Krushert

  • Seagull
  • Posts: 13622
  • FREE BEER Tomorrow!!
Excel Linked to Revit
« on: April 14, 2017, 11:50:50 AM »
Has there been any improvement or a new process for importing a live link Excel Spreadsheet? 

I have only done it once before in Revit 2012 by using AutoCAD as an intermediary
I + XI = X is true ...  ... if you change your perspective.

I no longer CAD or Model, I just hang out here for camaraderie

lamarn

  • Swamp Rat
  • Posts: 632
Re: Excel Linked to Revit
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2017, 05:37:45 AM »
Dynamo
Design is something you should do with both hands. My 2d hand , my 3d hand ..

Krushert

  • Seagull
  • Posts: 13622
  • FREE BEER Tomorrow!!
Re: Excel Linked to Revit
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2017, 10:29:06 AM »
I will mention it but Yeah the brain trust won't go for that.    These guys and girls are right out straight so no time to learn.
I + XI = X is true ...  ... if you change your perspective.

I no longer CAD or Model, I just hang out here for camaraderie

lamarn

  • Swamp Rat
  • Posts: 632
Re: Excel Linked to Revit
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2017, 05:45:51 AM »
I once did them as screenshots of excel and link it.  :idiot2:.
Design is something you should do with both hands. My 2d hand , my 3d hand ..

Krushert

  • Seagull
  • Posts: 13622
  • FREE BEER Tomorrow!!
Re: Excel Linked to Revit
« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2017, 08:47:52 PM »
LMAO!!!
I + XI = X is true ...  ... if you change your perspective.

I no longer CAD or Model, I just hang out here for camaraderie

hudster

  • Gator
  • Posts: 2848
Re: Excel Linked to Revit
« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2017, 12:33:11 PM »
BIM one give away a nice XLSX import/export tool that works pretty well

https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/Index?id=6290726048826015851&appLang=en&os=Win32_64
it locks the cells of the type parameters so you don't try to change something you aren't supposed to
Revit BDS 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, AutoCAD 2017, 2016, Navisworks 2017, 2016, BIM360 Glue