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Bluebeam releases Revu 12.1 update


AutoCad 2015 and Revit 2015 compatibility and fix to a .NET 4.5 issue highlight this update to Bluebeam Revu (Standard, CAD, and Extreme)

UPDATE:  Bluebeam Revu 2015 has been released on February 3, 2015.

Release Notes (Revu 12.1)

New Measurement Features

  • Linear, area and volume measurement units can now be separately defined. For example, select inches, acres and cubic yards as length, area and volume, respectively.
  • The Markups list now includes a Depth column.
  • Custom Column formulas now support Wall Area calculations.

AutoCAD and Revit 2015 (CAD and eXtreme only)

Plug-ins for one-button and batch creation of PDFs are now compatible with AutoCAD and Revit 2015.

SketchUp Pro 2014 (CAD and eXtreme only)

SketchUp Pro 2014 users can now export SketchUp models to 3D PDF.

SharePoint Improvements

  • WebTabs in Revu now support links to PDFs on SharePoint.
  • Resolved issue with Markup list statuses incorrectly allowing changes on locked files.

Studio Improvements

  • Revu no longer crashes when attempting to check out files in Studio Projects with ~!@#$%^&*()_+`-={}[];,. characters in the file path.
  • Bluebeam Vu now correctly maintains layer associations for markups in tool sets.

Additional Enhancements and Resolved Issues Including

  • Fixed issue with Revu crashing when creating a PDF file and opening it directly from Revit.
  • Crashes on launch related to .NET 4.5 installations and Recents list addressed.
  • Resolved issue with Polyline and Cloud markup properties not accepting changes on some PDF files.
  • Batch Link now creates links when search items end with a dash.
  • Addressed issue with AutoMark Page Labels incorrectly duplicating page labels that could not be edited.
  • SHX text characters are no longer incorrectly rendered with sharp points.
  • PDFs created using Deltek software now correctly renders barcodes.

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