Author: Ideate, Inc. Revit, Revit Architecture, Revit MEP, Revit Structure

Several useful updates from the Autodesk Revit Services & Support team today...

Revit 2011 Hangs at Splash Screen or Crashes with Unrecoverable Error


You launch a Revit 2011 product and it fails to open or it opens and you see the splash screen followed by an unrecoverable error message.


Download and run the script file for your Revit 2011 product to fix the problem.

Random Crash in Autodesk Revit Architecture/Structure/MEP 2011


You have experienced a random crash in Autodesk Revit Architecture/Structure/MEP 2011 and are wondering what to try to resolve the problem.


Random crashing in Autodesk Revit Architecture/Structure/MEP 2011 could be caused by corruption of the UIState.dat file that controls the Revit 2011 User Interface. Often, resetting this file can correct the problem and resume normal operation.

Resetting the Autodesk Revit 2011 user interface

You would like to reset the Autodesk® Revit® 2011 user interface (i.e. the Ribbon, Quick Access Toolbar, and Project Browser) back to the out-of-the-box version and remove any customization that has been applied.

Get the solutions at the Autodesk Revit Architecture Services & Support page.

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About Ideate, Inc.

Ideate, Inc. is a leading Autodesk Authorized Developer with 25+ years’ experience in software development and specific focus on Building Information Modeling (BIM) and is a leading Autodesk solutions provider offering quality software, training, support and custom consulting services to the AEC industry since 1992. Headquartered in San Francisco, California and operating five Autodesk Authorized Training Centers (ATCs) in the northwestern U.S., Ideate is recognized as an Autodesk Gold Partner for Architecture, Engineering and Construction, one of Autodesk’s highest levels of authorization.

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