Reconstruct

Reconstruct

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Reconstruct Inc.
Users can a) utilize their Autodesk® BIM 360® credentials to sign in to Reconstruct and b) connect to a BIM 360 project for direct file transfer between BIM 360 Docs and Reconstruct Data Manager.

General Usage Instructions

A) Instructions for Adding Reconstruct to a BIM 360 Account:

BIM 360 Admins can find the "Reconstruct Single Sign-On" BIM 360 Integration in Account Administration under the “Apps” tab. Select to add to your BIM 360 Account.

Your Reconstruct Single Sign-On BIM 360 Integration is now active in BIM 360.

You can use your BIM 360 credentials to sign in to Reconstruct. To enable this feature, you need to follow these steps:

  • Login to your account in Reconstruct using your regular Reconstruct user name and password.
  • Click on your name at the top right-hand corner of the screen, and select "Edit user profile"
  • Click on "Connect my account to Autodesk BIM 360"
  • Enter your BIM 360 credentials
  • Now your Reconstruct account is connected to BIM 360 

 

B) Instructions for connecting a Reconstruct project to a BIM 360 project (prerequisite: you have to connect a BIM 360 account to your Reconstruct account, see A)

  • Login to your account in Reconstruct using your regular Reconstruct user name and password OR your BIM 360 credentials
  • On the Project page which lists all Reconstruct projects, locate the project you want to connect and click on the orange Edit Project Info icon (right next to the project name, the middle icon of the five icons in the upper right corner of the project card)
  • On the bottom of the Edit Project modal, click on Connect Integration Projects and select the BIM 360 project that you want to connect to this Reconstruct project
  • Confirm by clicking on Save

 

C) Instructions on how to transfer files from BIM 360 to Reconstruct in the Reconstruct Data Manager (prerequisite: you have to connect a BIM 360 project to a Reconstruct project, see B)

  • Log in to your account in Reconstruct using your regular Reconstruct user name and password OR your BIM 360 credentials
  • On the Project page which lists all Reconstruct projects, locate the project that is connected to a BIM 360 project and open the Data Manager by clicking in the project card on the first orange icon right next to the project name
  • On the bottom left of the Data Manager, you will see a BIM 360 Docs icon, click on it to see the Project Files and Plans
  • You can expand either the Project Files or the Plans, select one file and click on Upload To on the upper right corner
  • An interface shows you to which tab in the Data Manager the selected file will be uploaded to. E.g. a RVT file will be uploaded to the BIM tab, a PTS file will be uploaded to the Point Cloud tab
  • Select the highlighted destination tab and the upload is started

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Installation/Uninstallation

Additional Information

To use the BIM 360 Sign-in functionality, the user has to have a valid Reconstruct login to at least one project on the Reconstruct platform.

Reconstruct credentials can be obtained by either receiving an invite to a Reconstruct project and signing up to the service or by purchasing a Reconstruct project. 

To use the BIM 360 Docs integration, the user has to have at least one project on BIM 360 with files uploaded to BIM 360 Docs.

Known Issues

You cannot use BIM 360 credentials to log into the Reconstruct Reporter App.

For the file transfer between BIM 360 and the Reconstruct Data Manager, the transfer time depends on the file size.

Contact

Company Name: Reconstruct Inc.

Author/Company Information

Reconstruct Inc.

Support Information

We suggest Firefox or Google Chrome browser for using Reconstruct.

For any questions please reach out to support@reconstructinc.com

Version History

Version Number Version Description

2.0

Second release - SSO and BIM 360 Docs integration.

1.0

First release.
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