XYZ files to AutoDesk's Revit
Updated: Aug 31, 2021
We thought we would front-end a lot of questions regarding converting XYZ to AutoCAD or Revit products.
Rather than re-invent the wheel there are few key resources linked below to help with your conversion.
WARNING: ReCap 2022 is a Windows 10 ONLY program and does come as an additional licensing fee
Revit prefers to work with its ReCap pro, priced around $340/year.
1. Obtain/install ReCap Pro for your use
2. Select New Project -> Import Point Cloud
3. Navigate to your Point Cloud XYZ file
4. Start Import Cloud process, we ran a 500MB file on an older machine and it took 5 minutes to render the cloud and save the file as "yournamehere.rcp" file
5. Open file in AutoCAD Revit by Insert->Point Cloud->*Navigate to YourNameHere.RCP*
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