PurgeSharedParam

PurgeSharedParam

Win64, English

Harrison-Dean
Remove shared parameters from the Active Document.

General Usage Instructions

  •  To open the application, select the button "Delete Shared Parameters" (see image 1).
  •  This will open the dialog "Delete Shared Parameters" and show all the shared parameters within the active document (see image 2).
  •  Note the number of displayed parameters may be higher than those shown in the dialog "Project Parameters", found in the Manage tab.
  •  These additional parameters (highlighted in red text) are obsolete and should be deleted.
  •  These parameters highlighted in blue text are Family Shared Parameters.
  •  You can check individual items or use the "Check All" radio button (see image 3).
  •  Use the navigation button (....) to open your shared parameters file (see image 4).
  •  This can be used to compare your shared parameters file with those contained in the active document  (see image 5)
  •  Selecting the "Delete Selected Items" button (see image 6) displays a warning dialog that provides the possibility to interrupt the action if necessary (see image 7).
  •  Selecting "Yes" deletes all the selected items and associated data. A dialog appears, confirming the number of deleted parameters (see image 8).
  •  By selecting the name of the Shared Parameter with the active document will highlight in light green its equivalent Shared Parameter from the loaded file (Image-9).
  •  The views will AutoScroll to the parameter if it exists. This can be extremely valuable when working with non-office standard files were parameter GUID’s match but the names do not.
  •  By selecting anywhere but the name of the Shared Parameter will clear the highlight.

Commands

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Note: Please uninstall the previous version before installing this version.

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Harrison-Dean

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Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.7.0

Includes 2020 Update

1.6.0

Revit 2019 update

1.5.0

Revit 2018 update

1.4.0

Enhanced identification of Obsolete Shared Parameters and Family Shared Parameters within a project.

1.3.0

Enhanced identification of Obsolete Shared Parameters. Identification of Family Shared Parameters within a project.

1.2.0

Localised Version.

1.1.0

Enhancement in the identification of Legacy parameters in Template and Project documents.

1.0.0

Initial release.

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