CaManSys Clash Management Viewer

CaManSys Clash Management Viewer

Win32 and 64, English

Matt Klassen Consulting Inc.
View Autodesk® Navisworks® Manage® xml Clash reports in Autodesk® AutoCAD®.

General Usage Instructions

Create Navisworks Manage model for Clash tests

Define Clash Tests

Run Clash tests

Write clash tests to xml file (as separate tests)

Open AutoCAD Model

Insure Clash Palette is visible

Select Clash in Clash List, review clash

Repeat as necessary, open next AutoCAD Model



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Turn Clash Isolation On or Off (ribbon only)


Restore saved viewport configuration


Show Clash Management Panel


Remove Clash Data from Model


Enter/Purchase Registration key.


Displays Help File


Displays Add-in Information


Turn xref Autoload on or off


Load Clash Configuration file (ribbon/menu only)


Manually check if update is available


Run the installation file (cmsClashviewer.exe). Installer will exit if AutoCAD is not installed.

Choose AutoCAD version(s) to install for.

Uninstall the Addin through Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Programs and Features->CaManSys Clash Management Viewer

Additional Information

Tutorial available at:

Sample file location C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\ApplicationPlugins\cmsClashManagementSuite.bundle\Samples\

Known Issues

Not all components in the AutoCAD Model are dimmed correctly when isolating the clash components. To work around this issue, you can change the highlight colors, or turn Isolation off. This will make the clash components easier to see.


Company Name: Matt Klassen Consulting Inc.
Support Contact:

Author/Company Information

Matt Klassen Consulting Inc.

Support Information


Local: 403.457.0710

Toll free: 877.679.4965


Version History

Version Number Version Description

New Features Performance Enhancements Disable Clash Isolation (Clash Isolation can now be completely disabled.) Load xrefs automatically, or on demand (Xrefs can be loaded and unloaded for specific clashes) Useability Enhancements Test File Names against model naming convention format Improved support for Imperial models Update Removed Navisworks Add-in from installation Version Update Licensing Framework New License Status Notification Version Updated Clash File Management Clash Files are now defined in a column in the Discipline Table. Version Initial version.
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