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# Select the <code>Add-ons</code> tab, and press <code>Install...</code> on the top right.
 
# Select the <code>Add-ons</code> tab, and press <code>Install...</code> on the top right.
 
# Navigate to the BlenderBIM Add-on <code>.zip</code> file, and press <code>Install Add-on</code>.
 
# Navigate to the BlenderBIM Add-on <code>.zip</code> file, and press <code>Install Add-on</code>.
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# You should now see <code>Import-Export: BlenderBIM</code> available in your add-ons list. Enable the add-on by pressing the checkbox beside it.
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All done! If you check your <code>Scene properties</code> panel on the bottom right of the Blender interface, you will see a panel related to ''Building Information Modeling''.
  
 
== Upgrading ==
 
== Upgrading ==

Revision as of 13:52, 23 June 2020

The BlenderBIM Add-on is an extension to the popular free and open-source 3D authoring package Blender. Both the add-on and Blender itself works on Linux, Mac, and Windows.

Installation

  1. Install Blender. If you don't have administrator rights on Windows, you can download a portable ZIP instead.
  2. Download the BlenderBIM Add-on. You do not need to unzip the file you download.
  3. Launch Blender, and access the Edit -> Preferences window.
  4. Select the Add-ons tab, and press Install... on the top right.
  5. Navigate to the BlenderBIM Add-on .zip file, and press Install Add-on.
  6. You should now see Import-Export: BlenderBIM available in your add-ons list. Enable the add-on by pressing the checkbox beside it.

All done! If you check your Scene properties panel on the bottom right of the Blender interface, you will see a panel related to Building Information Modeling.

Upgrading

Uninstallation

Known issues

Using the bleeding-edge version