simplebim® Tutorials

Getting Started with simplebim® 3
Intruduction to simplebim® 3 (tutorial 1/4)
Explains the basic ideas behind simplebim® and shows how to use the getting started tutorials from within the simplebim® application.

Validation and Model Trimmer (tutorial 2/4)
Explains how simplebim® shows you the data exchange requirements and validates your data against them. You will also learn how to clean your model from unnecessary objects and properties.

Property Editor (tutorial 3/4)
Explains the importance of the reliable data in the IFC BIM exchange files. You will also learn how to map and edit model properties and property values.

Templates and Export Preview (tutorial 4/4)
Explains how automate the edits with simplebim® templates and how to preview and export the finalized model back to IFC. You will also learn how simplebim® will help you to control not just the IFC data, but the whole IFC workflow.

Automating model validation and edits with templates
Getting Started with Templates
In this video you will learn the basics of simplebim® templates and how to use them.

Templates - Validation
In this tutorial you will learn how to define data exchange requirements and validation rules in simplebim® templates. You will also learn how the validation rules are applied to your IFC model and how the validation results guide your edits in simplebim®.

Templates - Trimming
In this tutorial you will learn how to define model trimming rules in simplebim® templates. You will also learn how the trimming rules are applied to your IFC model and what sort of effect they have to the end-result – your best possible IFC.

Using IFC in Tekla BIMsight
Using IFC in Tekla BIMsight
In this tutorial you will learn how to use IFC files effectively and professionally in Tekla BIMsight with the help of simplebim®.

Using IFC in Tekla Structures
Using IFC in Tekla Structures
In this tutorial you will learn how simplebim® can help you to import and organize high quality IFC data in Tekla Structures.

Using IFC in Autodesk Navisworks
Using IFC in Autodesk Navisworks
In this tutorial you will learn how to use IFC model effectively and professionally in Autodesk Navisworks with the help of simplebim®. You will see how to trim the models, add custom property sets, use the custom properties for creating selection sets, and even how to use IFC colors in Autodesk Navisworks.

Getting colors from IFC into Autodesk Navisworks
In this tutorial you will see how to use the IFC colors in Autodesk Navisworks with the help of simplebim®.

Using IFC in Excel
Using IFC in Excel
In this tutorial you will learn how to export data from IFC into Excel using simplebim®. IFC files typically contain a huge amount of data and the key is to export only data that is relevant to you.

Using IFC in Excel - advanced topics
In this tutorial you will learn how to get data from IFC into Excel using the Properties and Tables palettes of simplebim®.

Using IFC in IDA ICE
Merging IDA ICE Simulation Results to IFC
In this tutorial you will learn how to use simplebim® IDA ICE add-on to merge IDA ICE simulation results to original IFC-file, visualize the results and use them in other applications.

Getting Started with simplebim® version 2
Introduction 1/4
First of the getting started with simplebim® tutorials. Explains few of the basic ideas behind simplebim® and how to use the getting started tutorials in simplebim®.

Model Trimmer 2/4
Second of the getting started with simplebim® tutorials. Explains why and how to target your BIM exchange files. You will also learn how to trim the model objects and properties.

Property Editor 3/4
Third of the getting started with simplebim® tutorials. Explains the importance of the reliable data in the BIM exchange files. You will also learn how to map and edit the model properties and property values.

Export Preview 4/4
Fourth and final of the getting started with simplebim® tutorials. Explains how to make business out of BIM exchange. You will also learn how to carefully review the data before exporting it back to ifc and sharing it with other professionals.