Bluebeam Revu 12
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It’s time to upgrade to Revu 12. This exciting new
release from Bluebeam will continue to push the limits of digital project
communication and collaboration, and prove that anything is possible.
Act now! Be the first to see the host of new features included in Bluebeam® Revu® 12.
Learn all the innovative ways you can streamline communications and
collaborate in this new version release from Bluebeam Software. Explore the
tools that will help you increase your efficiency, save you time and help you go
paperless. This new release shows that there are no limits to what you can
achieve with Bluebeam® Revu®.
Smart. Efficient. Powerful.
Bluebeam Revu 12
Bluebeam Revu 12 makes it easier than ever to get your documents field-ready. Embed images
into markups for picture-perfect clarity. Streamline takeoffs and estimations using enhanced
PDF measurement capabilities. Automatically create hyperlinks by File Name, Page Label or
Page Region to quickly link up entire document sets and keep the information you need just
a click away, wherever you may be located.
Our smart, PDF-based markup and editing solution for Windows and tablet PC users. Includes
direct plugins for one-button PDF creation out of MS Office, and Bluebeam Studio™ for real-time
In addition to the features found in Revu Standard, Revu CAD also offers powerful one-click 3D
PDF creation from Revit(r), Navisworks(r) Manage, Navisworks Simulate and Sketchup Pro, as well
as 3D PDF conversion from any IFC file and direct 2D PDF creation from AutoCAD(r) and SolidWorks.
Our fully loaded solution for power users. Includes all of the same PDF-based creation, markup
and collaboration features found in Revu CAD, as well as OCR+, PDF forms creation, Redaction,
Scripting, Batch Link and Structures™.
Find Out What’s New in Bluebeam Revu 12
Bluebeam Revu 12 makes it easier than ever to get your documents
field-ready. Embed images into markups for picture-perfect clarity. Streamline
takeoffs and estimations using enhanced PDF measurement capabilities.
Automatically create hyperlinks by File Name, Page Label or Page Region to
quickly link up entire document sets and keep the information you need just a
click a way, wherever you may be located.
Add picture-perfect markups to your PDFs. Embed multiple photos from the
field or your image library to any markup, and use the new Capture viewer to
easily click through all embedded images. The photos even display in y our PDF
Summary so you can provide extra clarity to your team members.
Viewing, accessing and na vigating an unlimit ed number of files as a single
document, in a single tab, is now more flexible than ever before. Find the file
you need faster by toggling between a list or thumbnail view. Hyperlinks within
a Set now automatically redirect to ensure you’re accessing the latest
revisions. And last but not least, you can now add files from a Studio Project
to a Set.
Batch Link® (eXtreme only)
Automatically link up en tire document sets quickly and easily . Create an
unlimited number of hyperlinks by File Name, Page Label or Page Region, so
wherever you are, the information you need is just a click a way.
Organize your files the way you want with the ne wly improved AutoMark.
Create bookmarks and page labels by combining multiple page regions, such as
sheet labels and sheet numbers, and then easily add prefixes, suffixes and
symbols. AutoMark now even works with files that contain non-searchable text,
such as scans, so you can get your PDFs in order, regardless of how they were
made.OCR+ (eXtreme only) Revu’s OCR technology, which transforms scanned
documents into text-searchable PDFs, now performs better on large format
drawings. Search optimization settings capture more CAD details like room
numbers, rotated text and callouts, and accurately identify paragraphs and word
flow within text documents.
Group related markups and elements, or even nest multiple groups within a
single group, while still maintaining individual control. Revu’s new SmartGroup
technology enables you to quickly view and make changes to individual
annotations within a group, without having to ungroup. Plus, grouped
measurements will now automatically calculate a sub total in the Markups list.
SketchUp Pro Plugin (CAD and e Xtreme only)
Create 3D PDF s directly from SketchUp Pro to leverage all of Revu’s 3D mark up
and navigation functionality.
OCR+ (eXtreme only)
Revu’s OCR technology, which transforms scanned documents into
text-searchable PDFs, now performs better on large format drawings. Search
optimization settings capture more CAD details like room numbers, rotated text
and callouts, and accurately identify paragraphs and word flow within text
Which Revu is right for you?
Digitize your workflows, streamline your processes and
collaborate with project partners from anywhere, at any time with Revu. Revu is available in 3 editions:
- Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit)
As part of the installation, the .NET Framework
4.5 will be installed if it does not already exist on the workstation.
The below requirements are suitable for both
desktops and tablet PCs.
- 1024 x 768
- 2+ GB (see discussion below)
- Up to 1.2GB of available space may be
- 1GHz Pentium processor or equivalent
(recommended, see discussion below)
Using Revu for working with typical Office
- When using Revu for general office
applications, a standard, general class computer may be used. A system
qualified to run Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8 would be a typical recommended
configuration. For systems using 32-bit Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 , a bare
minimum of 2GB is recommended. For running 64-bit Windows 7 SP1 or Windows
8, a minimum of 4GB is recommended.
Using Revu for working with large sets of
- When working with large drawing sets (for
example, construction project bid sets) in which the PDFs may contain many
hundreds of large format drawings, it is recommended that workstations have
adequate memory and processor resources. A recommended hardware
configuration would be an Intel i5 Dual Core 3.2GHz, Quad Core 2.3 GHz or
better processor, as well as 8 GB of RAM. Revu can run on systems with lower
specifications, however a workstation with these settings will provide the