Plot Manager 2017 Trial

Plot Manager 2017 Trial

Win64, English

Ampersand Software
With the Plot Manager for Autodesk® Revit® 2017 you can easily plot your sheets. This trial version has limited options.

General Usage Instructions

  1. Select the sheets or sheetset to export 
  2. Select the correct papersize setting. When a paper size is selected proceed to 3 
  3. Select the scale setting:  Calculated: The scale is adjusted to fit the paper. But it will keep its original proportions. The sheet might not exactly fit the page.  Fit: The scale is adjusted to exactly fit the page. 
  4. Select the file settings. When the option to combine all sheets into a single file is selected, the filename can be manually edited. By default the filenaming rules are used. The filenaming rules can be edited by pressing the button on the right of the file name. See the description below. 
  5. Press OK to generate the PDF(s). 

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Plot Manager

Starts the Plot Manager dialog to export sheets to PDF with the options you specify.

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.

You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the app/plug-in.

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

Additional Information

Please visit ampersandsoftware.nl or contact Ampersand Software for further information on Revit Plot Manager and detail on their available services.

Known Issues

novaPDf cannot write to folder message
When you get the messge novaPDf cannot write to folder: C:\Users\..\AppData\Roaming\Softland\novaPDF. You need to create a profile with the NovaPDF printersettings. This error occurs on Windows 10 and Windows 7 systems with the latest updates installed.

To create a new profile, follow the following steps:
- In Revit, go to the command Print
Select the novaPDF for SDK v7 printer
- Click options
- In the novaPDF for SDK v7 Properties dialog select the tab Profile
- Press the Copy... button to copy the current profile
- Press OK

Now printing with the Plot Manager should work!

Contact

Company Name: Ampersand Software

Author/Company Information

Ampersand Software

Support Information

If you have any issues, please send an email to appsupport@ampersandsoftware.nl

Version History

Version Number Version Description

5.1.3

Version 5.1.3 - Added cancel button - Stabilty fixes Version 3.0.18 - Fixed the installer - Fixed a minus sign in the filename which shouldn't be there - Updated expired code signing certificate Version 3.0.14 - fixed COM error in novaPDF when profile is readonly - improved check on papersizes - Fixed wrong mirrored text when viewport is rotated Version 3.0.6 Improved design file names: - Added all project parameters - Added free to enter separator Version 2.0.25 - Fixed calculating wrong papersizes Version 2 - Fixed the error on start the app with a keyboard shortcut - Added all Sheet parameters to the selection on design file name

5.1.2

Version 5.1.2 - Added cancel button - Stabilty fixes Version 3.0.18 - Fixed the installer - Fixed a minus sign in the filename which shouldn't be there - Updated expired code signing certificate Version 3.0.14 - fixed COM error in novaPDF when profile is readonly - improved check on papersizes - Fixed wrong mirrored text when viewport is rotated Version 3.0.6 Improved design file names: - Added all project parameters - Added free to enter separator Version 2.0.25 - Fixed calculating wrong papersizes Version 2 - Fixed the error on start the app with a keyboard shortcut - Added all Sheet parameters to the selection on design file name

3.0.18

Version 3.0.18 - Fixed the installer - Fixed a minus sign in the filename which shouldn't be there - Updated expired code signing certificate Version 3.0.14 - fixed COM error in novaPDF when profile is readonly - improved check on papersizes - Fixed wrong mirrored text when viewport is rotated Version 3.0.6 Improved design file names: - Added all project parameters - Added free to enter separator Version 2.0.25 - Fixed calculating wrong papersizes Version 2 - Fixed the error on start the app with a keyboard shortcut - Added all Sheet parameters to the selection on design file name

3.0.14

- fixed COM error in novaPDF when profile is readonly - improved check on papersizes - fixed wrong mirrored text when viewport is rotated

2.0.21

Changed Free to Trial due of limited features in the application Fixed the error on start the app with a keyboard shortcut

2.0.16.0

- Added support for Revit 2017

1.2.5

- Added support for Revit 2017

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