Exports a BIM model to IFC, partially or entirely.
Accessing the Command
Select entities to export [Entire model] <Entire model>: (Select the entities to be exported or press Enter to export the entire model.)
The IFC File dialog box displays.
Type a name in the File Name field, then click the Save button.
No command options.
The following User Preferences control the behavior of the command:
|IfcExportBaseQuantities||Export base quantities||
Export the derived base quantities from BIM entities.
If this setting is enabled , calculated quantities (e.g. length, thickness, height) for each BIM element can be exported to IFC.
|IfcExportElementsOnOffAndFrozenLayer||Export elements on OFF and FROZEN layers||
Also export entities on layers which are currently OFF or Frozen.
By default, this setting is enabled.
|IfcExplodeExternalReferences||Explode external references||
Explode external references in the IFX spatial structure.
If this setting is enabled , each external reference will be divided into the elements (e.g. IfcSite, IfcBuilding) based on the spatial project structure.
|IfcExportMultiPlyElementsAsAggregated||Export mutli-ply elements as aggregated elements||
Export mutli-ply elements as aggregated elements.
If this setting is enabled , each ply material belonging to a building element (e.g. wall, column) is calculated and exported individually
|IfcExportTessalation||Level of tesselation||
Controls the level of tesselation of the exported geometry.
The options are: