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October 07, 2014 by Jokūbas Vaišvila
Sort Mark XYZMany Autodesk® Revit® users face a problem in one of the last stages of a project. All elements in BIM model should have exact location in the project and the elements should be located in a real building accordingly. How to find this location in total station for layout in Revit? Users need at least X, Y, Z coordinates or in different language coordinates and elevations of any kind of elements.

August 05, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

As a valid analytic tool, a comparison matrix serves to determine the basic characteristics of an object. In our case, AGA CAD product managers have prepared comparison matrixes those determine the basic characteristics of BIM software Autodesk Revit without and with additional tools for Revit. Our comparison matrixes outline the most typical features of Revit that are used in modelling, documentation and project data analysis processes.

While reviewing a comparison matrix for Revit MEP users and others (for Revit Architecture or Revit Structure users), our blog readers should consider the following points.

July 10, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

ComparisonApproximately a week ago we published the matrix with Revit® Architecture vs Revit® Architecture plus AGA CAD tools & BIM solutions feature comparison. Looking at download number of this document we understand that it has attained great interest of Revit users. So at this time we have compiled feature comparison between plain Autodesk® Revit® Structure software vs features of Autodesk® Revit® Structure together with AGA CAD products (Tools 4 Revit and BIM Solutions). See this matrix yourself:

June 19, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

Many of our clients using time saving tool Sort Mark like this Revit® extension flexibility. Sort Mark easily sorts and renumbers any Revit graphical, architectural and structural elements and adds a “mark" value in the way that Revit user needs. I have decided to dedicate today's post for Sort Mark flexibility and I'll show you a real example how to sort and number Revit elements in your required order.

First of all, let me start with the question that was sent by one of our clients: “For the 'Sort Number' command I can't get it to number my columns from 'left to right and top to bottom'. See below the numbering I want to achieve. Can you help me with what parameters I need to have in the fields? I'm using the 'mark' parameter:

Sort Mark-numbers in particular order-1

May 27, 2014 by Gitana Černiauskienė

Important For Existing Customers!

upgradeIf you are T4R product customer, now it is the best time to upgrade your current release and save up to 30% of your current license.

For a limited time, from 27th May to 15th July 2014, save up to 30% when you upgrade your current 2010-2014 licenses to the newest release. Promo includes all 'Tools 4 Revit' group products and all BIM Solutions.

Simply contact us at info@aga-cad.com for more information on your own software and a member of our team will be in touch within 24 business hours.

Act NOW and save up to 30% on your upgrade! This offer ends on the 15th of July, 2014.

May 06, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

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Some add-ons from T4R© (Tools 4 Revit) product line are already compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015! Last week we released new versions 2015.1 of these tools:

Quick Dimensions
Smart Sheets
Smart Walls
Sort&Cope
Sort Mark

All updated T4R extensions operate faster with Revit 2015.
If you want to use the newest versions of tools for Revit, please find the newest installations of these products in their download pages (click on the product title in the upper list).

April 29, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

Missing some functionality-introIt is really important that our extensions for Autodesk® Revit® would be relevant to the Revit users' needs and interests especially of our current customers who have active Subscription. For this, we strive to react to our clients' wishes quite carefully.

Nonetheless, someday it may be a situation when you try to use some of our products and some functionality that you expect to see in the products may be missing. What do you need to do then? If there's anything missing, please let us know. Become a part of Tools 4 Revit development team! Your comments or questions are always welcome.

We understand that it does not matter how much functionality any of our applications has, it will not get any appreciations if it does not relate to particular Revit users' needs or concerns. Therefore, write us an e-mail with described situation or your wish, please. We constantly fill our clients' wish-list and use it when develop improvements and new versions of our products. This way is simply a progress in functionality.

Does it sound too good to be true? We can show you some examples from our experience:

March 13, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

globe_of_flags (Custom)We are very happy to announce, that after the analysis of the last year activities we have defined not only a significant increase of the Company sales and customer base growth (compared with the Year 2012 activities the number of AGA CAD product users has increased by 25%). Since the end of 2010, when AGA CAD began to develop extensions for Autodesk® Revit®, known under the brand T4R© (Tools 4 Revit) and distributing them, the number of countries to which AGA CAD products are exported strongly expanded.

During all the years of the Company activities geography of our products’ commercial licenses expanded up to 76 countries worldwide or up to 129 countries if we calculate users of AGA CAD free products too. This is a really large number knowing that there are 196 countries in the world.

March 06, 2014 by Gitana Černiauskienė

SubscribeSubscriptions are nothing new nowadays. Microsoft’s customers have been purchasing Software Assurance subscriptions for all of their software for years. Autodesk Inc. is also keen to make all its customers on subscription basis. Knowing that our customers’ requirements and needs change continuously, we relentlessly continue to pursue improvements and excellence in our software products both T4R© (Tools 4 Revit) add-ons and AGACAD BIM Solutions.

Our subscription period is 1 year. Everyone who is under active subscription can benefit immediately by receiving new updates as well as taking part in our future software development process when offering new features, sharing ideas, testing, etc. We guarantee our Subscribers consulting and assistance on our solutions’ usage and efficient operation.

TOP 3 Subscription Benefits for AGACAD product subscribers:
      • Technical support that provided by AGACAD dedicated team of customer support managers and Certified Revit Professionals.
      • New functionality development after Revit users’ wish list. We work very flexibly. Missing some functionality? If any active subscriber doesn’t find anything suitable for his needs in our standard product range, we can create something special to meet his own exact requirement.
      • Software updates allow you to be up to date with the latest version.

Full list of our SUBSCRIPTION BENEFITS:

November 28, 2013 by Gitana Černiauskienė

We would like to encourage all our current customers as well as new ones to sign up for our newsletter and receive information on updates of BIM solutions and extensions for Revit®, new software releases, upcoming events or ongoing projects. That is the best way to keep your software up to date.

Also, Revit users who own our software from now on will see an exclamation mark which appears on the icon (see below). It means that a new update has been released and available to download. When they click on the mark they will be redirected to our download page.

In case of bad network connection or firewall, or spam fillers, exclamation mark might not appear on the icon even a new tools4revit product update is available. I would recommend you once per month to visit our download page and check your current version.

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