Audit Configuration by Navisworks Properties

The following steps will show how to do Audits Configuration using Navisworks properties. This example will show you how to create Audits Configuration for a piping system to prepare viewpoints and selection sets by their System Classification (Sanitary, Domestic Cold Water, etc).

"Selections Sets" "Viewpoints"

Selection Sets and Viewpoints created with Audits using NW Properties.

STEP 1:

Go to the General Configuration tab in iConstruct menu. Run the Audits Configuration tool.

"Step 1"

STEP 2:

Type in a Template Name.

"Step 2"

STEP 3:

Check Use Auto-Filter and Audit Selection Only to audit just selected elements and not the whole model.

"Step 3"

STEP 4:

Select an element in the background model (Pipe in our example). Click Get NW Props.

"Step 4"

STEP 5:

Choose Model Tab and Model Tab Property from the drop-down list in Auto-filter section.

"Step 5"

STEP 6:

Check Generate Selection Set and/or Generate Viewpoint.

"Step 6"

STEP 7:

In case of generating viewpoints, check Zoom Audited Items under Viewpoint Options to zoom at the audited area on the viewpoints.

"Step 7"

STEP 8:

Click Save and Close to exit the dialog box.

"Step 8"

Quick Overview:

Go to Audits Configuration ➤ Define Template Name ➤ Check Use Auto-Filter ➤ Select an item in the background ➤ Click Get NW Props ➤ Choose Model Tab and Model Tab Property ➤ Check Generate Selection Set ➤ Click Save ➤ Close