Calc Points, Results, Scheduling

Learn how to get the numbers you need and the result you want.

Language options in ElumTools
At the present time ElumTools doesn’t have any language localization built in (everything in the program is in English, by default).  However, some possibil...
Wed, 28 Dec, 2016 at 4:35 PM
Changing the Illuminance Units in a Revit View
Edit the Analysis Display Settings Specify Units
Thu, 29 Dec, 2016 at 2:31 PM
How to Set and Schedule Points in Range Manually
Select "True" for the Points in Range under the ElumTools Settings for the Create Schedule dialog to automatically select them.  Edit Points ...
Fri, 3 Feb, 2017 at 8:22 AM
Planar Face Calculation Points disappear after placement.
Issue Sometimes when placing an instance of the Planar Face calculation points family, the family will abruptly disappear after ending the placement comman...
Fri, 30 Mar, 2018 at 10:48 AM
ElumTools reports all UGR points as 10 on a given grid.
This most likely indicates a problem with the Meter Aiming settings of the calculation grid in question.  Typically for Unified Glare Rating (UGR), you want...
Thu, 17 Aug, 2017 at 10:58 AM
AutoCAD/DWG do not support displaying calculation points.
Issue  ElumTools uses a tool built into the Revit API called the Analysis Visualization Framework (AVF) to display the calculation results in Revit.  At...
Tue, 6 Mar, 2018 at 2:50 PM
Calculation point markers, legend gradient, and Spatial Maps not displaying in a Revit View
The View/Hide Results command does not display the gradient color for the calculation point makers, legend, and Spatial Maps when the Model Display Style is...
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017 at 1:48 PM
Manging the calculation point text size and scale in Revit.
Sometimes after invoking the View Results command, the calculation point values will be difficult to read.  Either because the text is too small, or because...
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017 at 11:52 AM
Placing points on a sloping work-plane (ramps, stairs, and similar).
Option 1 Use planar face points, hosted to a sloping surface, such as a parking garage ramp. Pros:  Easy to place and configure, for sloping surfaces...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 5:59 PM
Factors affecting visibility of the Calculation Point Family instances.
The visibility of the ElumTools Calculation Point family instances can be controlled using all of the same methods as a typical Revit element (visibility/gr...
Fri, 17 Aug, 2018 at 3:49 PM