Disable Line Weights in Bluebeam Revu for easier measuring

Got fat/thick lines on your PDF? Is it making calibrating, measuring, and estimating difficult for you? You should disable line weights in Bluebeam Revu for easier use of Revu’s measuring tools.  Just visit the tool known as Disable Line Weights.Disable Line Weights in Bluebeam PDF Revu for easier measuring

There isn’t much documentation to be found for this helpful tool. You’ll have to look hard for it if you want any chance of finding it.  It’s like the SasquatchChupacabra, or the Loch Ness Monster of the Bluebeam Revu world.   Some say it doesn’t exist.  But we have irrefutable evidence proving that it does!  

sasquatch looking for the Disbale Line Weights Tool in Bluebeam Revu
Sasquatch (AKA Bigfoot), just as hard to find as the “Disable Line weights” button

Compare these 2 views of the same PDF file

Thick Lines = BAD

PDF without line weights disabled

Thin Lines = GOOD
This is the result of pressing “Disable Line weights”

PDF with line weights disabled

Add the Disable Line Weights Button to a Toolbar

This short video will show you where to find it, how to add it to a toolbar, and how to use it.  But don’t tell anyone you found it…….they won’t believe you anyway.


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