Topo Align 2018

Topo Align 2018

Win64, English

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Align topography to elements picked in the model.

General Usage Instructions

Launch the app from the ribbon button.

Select if you will use a single element or edge(s) to align your toposurface.

Set the divide edge distance. This value is the maximum spacing a straight edge will be divided by. Curved edges are automatically tessellated.

Set the vertical offset from the selected face.

Choose if the topo should be aligned to the top or bottom face of the element.

Click Align to Element. Click on the topo to be aligned then click on the element or edges.

To use Points from Lines you must place model lines (lines and curves only) and then must be physically location below the topo surface.

Reset region asked for you to pick an existing topo surface in the existing project phase and new topo surface (usually created as a graded region). You pich a rectangular region in a plan view and topo points within that region are deleted from the new topo surface and new points copied across from the existing topo surface.  This will not reset boundary points.




The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App store has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer by downloading it again from Autodesk App store, and select the 'Uninstall' button, or you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8/8.1/10), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

While you can select a family the addin attempts to find the topmost or bottommost face to align the topo surface to. Depending on the complexity of the family this can lead to unexpected results. Families which are joined to other families can also generate errors. Pick edge has been included to allow the topo to be aligned to an individual edge within families or elements.

The app is not digitially signed. Click Always load when prompted at the Security Unsigned Addin dialog.


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Version History

Version Number Version Description


Updated to Autodesk® Revit® 2018 Added support for different units
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