docu tools, together with Graphisoft, provides a BIMx Pro integration that allows all users on the construction site to see the 3D model of their project and seamlessly switch between the BIMx App and docu tools. Upload your BIMx Hyper-Model to docu tools and view it offline on site.
Exporting the BIMx Hyper-Model from ARCHICAD
Export a BIMx Hyper-Model from your ARCHICAD. Find all information how here.
Importing the BIMx Hyper-Model into docu tools
Open the project in which you want to upload the model in the docu tools Web App. Go to the plan list and click on the BIM symbol.
Select the source from which you want to import or link your BIM model.
Select Graphisoft BIMx Hyper-Model.
Select the BIMx file.
Click "Add" to upload the model to docu tools.
Open model on iOS device
First go to the User settings on your IOS device.
Activate the docu tools extension for BIMx, by pressing "Install BIMx Hyper-Model Integration". Then press "Copy to BIMx PRO". Now the Integration is installed.
Now you can open a Model on your device.
Following the import you see the model on your iOS device.
When you click on it for the first time it will be downloaded to the tablet.
After the download of the model click on it again and copy it to the BIMx App.
The model will be copied into BIMx Pro and you can open it there. Click on the model.
Register the Hyper-Model with docu tools. Click on the three dots in the upper right corner and then on Register Hyper-Model in docu tools.
You are lead back to docu tools. Whenever you click the model in docu tools, you get directly to the 3D model in BIMx. Jump back to the docu tools plan list via the button "back to docu tools".
- This feature currently just works on the iOS Apps of docu tools.
- This feature is only available in connnection with the BIMx Pro App.
- You have to import a BIMx Hyper-Model into docu tools to be able to jump between apps.
- The 3D model can currently only be displayed on mobile devices, not yet in the browser.