This glossary describes key Revizto concepts, terminology, and products.
An issue attached to a sheet.
A tool that measures distance between points, area size, and angles, and sets the scale of sheets or their parts.
An issue attached to a 3D model.
A tool that measures distance between points, minimal distance between objects, elevation, and object slope in a 3D model.
Tasks that a user is permitted to perform.
A license member with the "Active" status in a Revizto license. Active license members have access to projects and other data associated with the license.
Predefined roles can be edited, so the "Administrate" role in your project might include a different set of access rights. To learn how to view the access rights included in a role, see Viewing project roles.
For more information, see "Administrator" role.
A visual state of a 3D model, which defines what is hidden, transparent, colored, and required.
A project that is not available to Revizto application users, except for the project owner who can open it in read-only mode. Archived projects do not occupy project slots in a Revizto license. A license administrator or a project owner can restore an archived project at any time.
A part of a 3D model that is explicitly marked as an area in the authoring tool. Areas are mostly used to designate a logically connected set of objects, such as a cluster of rooms.
An email domain associated with an authentication method.
When a license administrator invites users to a license from the User Management page, users from email domains that are associated with any authentication methods are assigned the respective methods.
An authentication method consists of type (Revizto login or single sign-on) and additional parameters (valid for SSO methods only), such as SSO server address and SSO authentication rules.
An application where you can create 3D models.
A set of items that perform a function like moving hot air, or water, or gas.
The position and gaze direction of a virtual viewer in a 3D model.
See also: CDE sheet.
All updates of the sheet in the CDE become immediately available in Revizto.
A diagram that displays project data arranged and broken down by specific criteria.
See issue chat.
A result of two 3D objects intersecting with each other.
A set of clashes grouped by certain criteria. A clash group usually contains clashes that have the same origin and should be fixed together.
An issue that indicates a clash.
A set of rules for detecting clashes between two sets of objects.
For more information, see Cloud storage.
For more information, see "Collaborator" role.
A folder of an object tree. It usually represents a group of objects. Examples of collections are furniture, the ground floor, or an architectural model.
A cloud storage integrated with Revizto. Revizto supports the following cloud storages: Autodesk BIM 360, Box, and Procore.
A license role that grants the rights to add projects to a Revizto license and invite people who are not license members to projects. Content creators only have access to projects they created or were invited to. Their rights in the project are controlled by their project roles.
For more information, see "Content creator" role.
Revizto license terms always include one of the following options:
- Cross-license collaboration is enabled for all license members.
- Cross-license collaboration is enabled for license members that belong to certain email domains.
- Cross-license collaboration is disabled.
A dashboard that contains data on several projects that share the same Revizto license.
An object property that is added to the 3D model in Revizto.
A set of charts that are arranged on a single page.
A license member with the "Deactivated" status in a Revizto license. Deactivated license members cannot access projects and other data associated with the license. They do not occupy user slots in the license. A license administrator can restore their access to projects at any time.
The default authentication method specified in a Revizto license.
When a license administrator invites users to a license from the User Management page, users from email domains that are not associated with any authentication method are assigned this authentication method.
A predefined project role that grants the following access rights:
- View public issues.
- Create issue tags and tag issues.
- Revert projects to older versions.
- Import, overwrite, transform, and delete scenes.
- Import, overwrite, rename, tag, and delete sheets.
- Create, rename, and delete sheet folders, and move sheets between folders.
- Detach sheets from CDE.
Predefined roles can be edited, so the "Edit content and collaborate" role in your project might include a different set of access rights. To learn how to view the access rights included in a role, see Viewing project roles.
An item of an object tree that represents a physical object.
A predefined set of favorite properties. If your project includes several favorite property presets, you can switch between them at any time.
An object property that is selected for easy viewing. Favorite properties are grouped at the top of the properties pane. On desktop computers, they also appear in object tooltips.
See also: favorite properties preset.
Full license members usually occupy user slots in the license. However, the super administrator and deactivated full members do not occupy user slots.
See full license member.
A part of an element. For example, a chair is an element, while its legs, seat, and back can be geometries if they were modeled separately.
See guest license member.
This role can be granted only to a full member of another license that allows its members to be guests in licenses issued in the same region.
For more information, see "Guest" role.
A license member with the "Guest" license role. Guest license members do not occupy user slots in a Revizto license.
See guest license member.
If the home appearance is not specified, Revizto uses the appearance stored in the home viewpoint as the default one.
The default viewpoint of a Revizto project.
A log available in Revizto application. It contains events that require the user’s attention.
For more information, see Managing the in-app log.
See Revizto issue.
An issue pane that contains text comments, attachments, issue field changes, and markup changes.
A horizontal plane associated with a 3D model, defined by its name and height. You can use levels to navigate through a model or to find objects located at specific height.
For more information, see Roles in the license.
For more information, see License administrator (project role) access rights.
A picture associated with a license, usually your company’s logo. It can appear in project reports.
A person that is entitled to use a Revizto license.
A set of rights granted to a license member, which determines the license and project management options available to them.
This term was replaced by "model" in Revizto 5.5.
A set of 3D objects and their properties. A link is generated from a single file that is exported from an authoring tool. A link always belongs to a scene.
This term was replaced by "model preset" in Revizto 5.5.
A predefined set of links to be loaded. It is shared across the project team.
For more information, see Local storage.
The log files generated by Revizto application. They store events that occurred on the local device.
For more information, see Viewing log files.
A picture associated with an issue, one of the following:
Revizto users can add drawings to markups using the built-in graphic editor. Drawings added to 2D issues are also visible on sheets.
This term replaced "link preset" in Revizto 5.5.
A predefined set of Revizto models to be loaded. It is shared across the project team.
A clash issue that is exported to Revizto from Autodesk Navisworks.
A stage or time period in the construction process of a building project.
For more information, see Using custom properties to visualize phases.
See issue pin.
A sheet view mode that shows issue pins but does not show issue markups.
A laser scan of a real-world object, building, or area, represented by a group of colored points in 3D space.
An issue that is visible only to its reporter, assignee, and watchers.
A Revizto issue that is linked to a Procore RFI. Some of the issue fields are synchronized with the RFI fields.
See Revizto project.
An optional prefix that is added to all issue IDs of a project. If a project administrator changes the prefix, it changes in both existing and new issues.
For more information, see Project administrator access rights.
A dashboard that contains data on a single project.
A section in Revizto application that displays all projects available to you.
A person that is granted access to a Revizto project.
A tag that can be associated with a project. License administrators can filter projects by tags.
A picture associated with a project. Thumbnails appear in project selection menus and project reports.
A pane that displays properties of a selected object.
An issue that is visible to all project members.
See quantity take-off.
A detailed measurement of materials and labor needed to complete a construction project.
A 3-dimensional representation of a building in Autodesk Revit. When a Revit model is exported to Revizto, it becomes a scene in a Revizto project.
A Revizto license that grants access to the clash automation feature.
A desktop or tablet application for viewing and managing design and construction projects, and for tracking project issues in a navigable 2D or 3D environment. It is available for download at ws.revizto.com/download.
A clash issue that is created in Revizto.
A storage located at Revizto servers where you can keep your project data. For more information, see Revizto data storage policy.
An individual piece of work that is assigned to a project team member. An issue is usually linked to a point in the 3D model or a point on a sheet. It can include a markup, a task description, and comments added by project team members.
The default authentication method in Revizto. Users with this authentication method sign in with their email address and the password that they provided when they created a Revizto account.
This term replaced "link" in Revizto 5.5.
A set of 3D objects and their properties. A Revizto model is generated from a single file that is exported from an authoring tool. A Revizto model always belongs to a scene.
A set of scenes, sheets, issues, and related metadata. The 3D model and sheets are always created in third-party authoring tools, while issues can be either imported or created in Revizto application.
A Revizto project role that grants full control over a Revizto project, including project deletion.
A Revizto project always has a single owner. A project owner can be changed only by themselves or by a license administrator. When a Revizto project owner is deactivated or deleted from a license, all their projects are transferred to the super administrator of the license.
For more information, see Project owner access rights.
A sheet stored in the "2D" section of a Revizto project. Sheets can be exported to Revizto from authoring tools, or imported from PDF files (including those stored in CDE).
A folder on your computer that stores Revizto project cache, logs, and local settings. You can change it in Revizto application preferences.
A web application that provides an interface for managing Revizto licenses, projects, users, reports, and notifications. It is available at ws.revizto.com.
A part of a 3D model that is explicitly marked as a room in the authoring tool. A room is usually surrounded by walls, floors, and ceilings.
A set of rules that form a query to find specific objects of a 3D model by their parameters.
Search sets can be personal (visible only to the author) or shared (visible to anyone on the project).
For more information, see Managing search sets.
A box that crops a 3D model to create a view that shows the box content and hides the rest.
A plane that cuts a 3D model into two parts to create a view where one of the parts is hidden.
A tool that lists the values of favorite properties for selected objects.
For more information, see Shared location storage.
A 2-dimensional drawing that represents a building or its part.
sheet markup view
A sheet view mode in Revizto that shows markups of the issues created on the sheet.
A sheet property. If a sheet is imported from Revit, it is the Revit revision. If a sheet is imported from a PDF file, it is assigned according to the sheet naming pattern.
An authentication scheme where a user can sign in to several software systems using the same ID and password.
Revizto supports single sign-on authentication with the following identity providers:
- Active Directory
- Google (only business email addresses registered at Google Workspace)
A Revizto license that is issued for a single construction project. It might have multiple slots for Revizto projects.
A part of a 3D model that is explicitly marked as a space in the authoring tool. Spaces are mostly used for heating and cooling load analysis.
See stamp issue.
A predefined set of issue properties that is used for quick creation of issues.
A Revizto license that does not include the clash automation feature.
A clash that is a part of a clash group.
A license role that grants full control over a Revizto license and its projects.
A Revizto license always has a single super administrator. A super administrator does not occupy a license slot.
For more information, see "Super administrator" role.
When a license is suspended, all its members become suspended. However, license administrators can sign in to Revizto Workspace and perform some actions, such as archiving projects, deleting projects, and deleting license members.
A license becomes suspended in the following scenarios:
- The license is expired.
- The number of projects or license members exceeds the license limit.
A license member with "Suspended" status in a Revizto license. Suspended license members cannot access projects and other data associated with the license.
A license member becomes suspended in the following scenarios:
- They are assigned an Active Directory authentication method but their username in the Active Directory domain is not specified.
- Their authentication method was deleted and they have not been assigned another one.
- They are a guest member in this license and they are not a full member in any other license that is issued in this region and allows cross-license collaboration.
- The entire license is suspended.
For more information, see Recovering suspended license members.
A function that replicates the current Revizto view to an authoring tool. This includes the camera position, section, selection, and, to some extent, appearance (whenever possible, varies for different authoring tools).
A predefined project role that grants the following access rights:
- View public issues.
- Create and comment issues.
Predefined roles can be edited, so the "View and collaborate" role in your project might include a different set of access rights. To learn how to view the access rights included in a role, see Viewing project roles.
A sheet area linked to 3D coordinates. A sheet might have several viewports, or no viewports at all.
See Revizto Workspace.
A phenomenon in 3D rendering that occurs when two or more elements have identical distance to the camera, causing flickering as one is displayed varyingly behind or in front of the other.
See Revizto zone.