Posts about Javascript

September 19, 2019

Design Automation - Revit Parameters Export & Import sample with Excel

Follow @JohnOnSoftware Updating Revit model online is a frequently asked question, with the Revit Design Automation engine, we can easily do batch update to parameters from Excel to a Revit...

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September 19, 2019

Upload your Design Automation output file to BIM360 Docs

Follow @JohnOnSoftware Sometimes, Design Automation service will work together with other Forge services, and use Data Management Service to access the file from BIM360 Docs as input or out...

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September 16, 2019

Wait for multiple things to finish before continuing

This is not a Forge API related topic, however, I've seen that many people getting started with JavaScript are unaware of Promises and Promise.all() functionality. Promises are very useful ...

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March 25, 2019

Mini-map with Geolocation extension

Using the built-in Autodesk.Geolocation extension to implement a minimap

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March 22, 2019

Adding custom properties to Property panel

Minimum code to add custom data to the Viewer Properties panel

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March 12, 2019

search returns different dbId than selection in UI

You can use the search () function to find elements with certain properties and that might return a different element from the one you imagine. When selecting through the UI , always the le...

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March 5, 2019

Viewer Release Notes: v 6.5

Changed To properly support models with animation, on-demand-loading is disabled in viewer.loadDocumentNode() when Autodesk.Fusion360.Animation is present in BubbleNode's extensions. UI cod...

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