IMPACT 15 Standard

StruSoft provides a complete IMPACT Revit standard 1100, which includes IMPACT definitions, XML files, Revit families. All the files in the standard are needed for IMPACT Revit design functionality.

StruSoft makes four official releases annually, which means that the 1100 standard is updated four times a year.  

Distribution

The standard is called 1100 and can be found in StruSoft Installer under each new release of IMPACT Revit. For custom standard inquiries, please see the section "Create a company standard" at the bottom of this article.

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Figure 1 - IMPACT Revit standard in StruSoft Installer.

Location

Unpack the file, once you download the IMPACT Revit standard 1100 zip file from StruSoft Installer. Make sure that you place your IMPACT Revit standard 1100 in the correct IMPACT folder on your machine. The 1100 standard must be placed under IMPACT Standard folder, as shown below. The user can choose between placing in 1100 Common level or 1101 Local level, depending on the company needs and workflow. 

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Figure 2 - IMPACT Revit standard folder location and it's a structure on the user´s machine.

Folder Structure

IMPACT 15 Revit Standard is split from AutoCAD standard, so IMPACT15 Revit Standard has its own folder structure.

AutoCAD Standard is stored for example:   "C:\IMPACT15\Standard\1100\1100"

Which consists of folders:

  • cast_in_materials;
  • endcaps;
  • joints
  • reinforcement
  • symbols
  • templates_drawings

Revit Standard is stored for example: "C:\IMPACT15\Standard\1100\1100\Revit_2020"

Which consists of folders:

  • Annotation;
    • Tags;
  • Cast_in_materials;
    • Braces;
    • Endstop;
    • LatticeGirders;
    • LiftingSymbol;
    • Lifts;
    • Mep switch;
    • Other;
    • PlacingSymbol;
  • Connections;
  • Elements;
    • Beams;
    • Columns;
    • Endcap;
    • Hanger;
    • Hollowcore;
    • Joint;
    • Linked Element;
    • Mesh;
    • Prestressed_beams;
    • ReinforcementTemplate;
      • RebarQuality;
    • Slab;
    • Wall;
  • Modifiers;
    • Beam_ends;
    • Column_tops;
    • Corbels;
    • Miscellaneous;
    • Rcesses;
  • Templates;
    • Family Templates;
    • IMPACT Library;
      • Annotations;
        • Structural;
        • Tags;
      • Strutural Rebar Shapes;
        • Custom Rebar Shapes;
        • Rebar Shapes (SWE);
    • Shop Drawing Templates.

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Figure 3 - IMPACT15 Revit standard 1100 folder structure for both Revit and AutoCAD.

Server Connect

Remember, that Server Connect settings must point to the folder, containing the IMPACT Revit standard. A lot of modelling commands in the IMPACT Revit software are closely connected with files in the standard folder. Design functionalities will fail if the user does not provide the right path to the standard. 

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Figure 4 - Server Connect 15 settings point to the IMPACT Revit standard folder location. 

IMPACT 16 Standard

StruSoft can provide a complete IMPACT Revit standard 1100, which includes IMPACT definitions, Revit families and templates. All the files in the standard 1100 are needed for IMPACT Revit design functionality.

StruSoft makes four official releases annually, which means that the 1100 standard is updated four times a year.  

Distribution

StruSoft can provide a complete IMPACT Revit standard upon clients request, which is 1100 standard. For custom standard inquiries, please see the section "Create a company standard" at the bottom of this article.

Location

Once you will receive a standard 1100 archive, unpack it. Make sure that you place your IMPACT Revit standard in the correct IMPACT folder on your machine. The 1100 standard must be placed under IMPACT Standard folder, as shown below. The user can choose between placing in 1100 Common level or 1101 Local level, depending on the company needs and workflows.

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Figure 5 - IMPACT Revit standard folder location and it's a structure on the user´s machine.

Folder Structure

In IMPACT 16 Standard is mixed together with AutoCAD standard, so everything can be found in the same place.

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Figure 6 - IMPACT16 Revit standard 1100 cast_in_materials folder structure for both Revit and AutoCAD.

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Figure 7 - IMPACT16 Revit standard 1100 definition folder structure for Revit.

IMPACT Revit standard 1100 - Definition folder structure features Beams; Prestressed Beams; Columns; Column tops; Corbels; Hollow Cores; Linked Elements; Reinforcement Templates.

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Figure 8 - IMPACT16 Revit standard 1100 Endcaps folder structure for both Revit and AutoCAD.

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Figure 9 - IMPACT16 Revit standard 1100 Templates_Drawings folder structure for both Revit and AutoCAD.

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Figure 10 - IMPACT16 Revit standard 1100 Shop Drawing Templates folder structure for Revit.

Server Connect

Remember, that Server Connect settings must point to the folder, containing the IMPACT Revit standard. Modelling commands in the IMPACT Revit software are closely connected with files in the standard folder. Design functionalities will fail if the user does not provide the right path to the standard. 

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Figure 11 - Server Connect 16 settings point to the IMPACT Revit standard folder location. 

Create a Company Standard

The 1100 standard is provided free of charge by StruSoft for all new users for the IMPACT Revit software. If you want to create your own company standard, the 1100 standard could be used as a base for creating a new.

If you need help for creating your own IMPACT Revit standard, StruSoft can provide services for drawing Revit families and creating IMPACT definitions, that corresponds to your company needs. Contact us for more information. 

 

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