Reported Issues Resolved within Revit 2016 product line
This list represents the reported issues resolved in the Autodesk Revit 2016 product line within build: 20151007_0715. The issues are listed based upon discipline and feature. Issues denoted with an * are directly reported by Revit users via Product Support Cases, Customer Error Reports (CER) and Autodesk Communities. The items displayed for Revit 2016 Release 2 do not include the feature enhancements included within that release. Those feature enhancements can be found within the What's New section of the Revit 2016 Release 2 online Help.
Release 2 for Subscription Customers
Adds the ability to place spot elevations to floors with lower elevation when color schemes are on.*
Corrects an issue that caused duplicate project parameters to be created when reloading a family after project standards were transferred from a project document to
Improves compatibility with integrated graphics cards.*
Improves stability when a graphics driver is removed or fails.*
Improves stability when copying text with CTRL + Drag.*
Improves usability by providing a reminder that the rendering needs to be updated after the Render Quality setting is changed to Custom.*
Improves stability when importing or linking DWG files with long font names.*
Corrects an issue when adding a CAD file from the Manage Links dialog and the last used positioning setting was not properly remembered.*
Improves stability when an invalid Revit link is inserted into a model.*
Improves stability when the Location dialog was launched by double-clicking the survey point.*
Improves stability when dismissing Line Style and Object Style settings dialogs.*
Corrects issue where the intensity color override was not applied when the point cloud file's scan type was lidar.*
Improves stability when in sketch mode and the rectangle tool was set to a very small radius.*
Startup and Audit
Improves stability when starting Revit.*
Improves stability when saving recently-upgraded files.*
Improves stability of Audit command when handling corruption within a project.*
Corrects an issue to allow elements containing Analysis Visualization data to be correctly displayed after data is changed.*
Corrects an issue causing view filter names to be automatically appended when workshared models are synced.*
Improves stability when pressing the Enter key during the paste operation of a detail line group, after having previously displayed the Visibility/Graphics dialog.*
Improves stability by reducing the system resource usage Revit requires when multiple views are open.*
Corrects an issue in which keyboard shortcuts for copying and pasting from clipboard (Ctrl+C and CTRL+V) did not work as expected in a perspective view.*
Improves performance when moving a crop region for a view.*
Improves stability when updating a project which contains railings.*
Corrects an issue that could occur when you copy or select a group with stairs and railings.*
Improves stability when changing the join type for multiple-selected wall joins to Square Off.*
Improves stability when using flex duct.*
Improves the display of fractional fabrication product sizes in the properties pallete and part editor.
Corrects an issue where the icon for in-canvas rotation displayed incorrectly.
Improves stability when a fitting is dragged and connected to an insulated straight.
Corrects an issue that could allow a fitting to be rotated inappropriately.
Improves performance when creating section and callout views.*
Improves stability when closing Revit from the Task Manager when an add-in gives an error.*
Corrects an issue in which the API property View::CropBox incorrectly moved the cut plane and inverted the view direction.*
Corrects an issue to allow the PickObject API to be used in a dockable dialog.*
Corrects an issue with availability of Multiline Text Parameters in the API.*
Improves the Transfer Project Standards tool to avoid extensible storage corruption to a model.*
Improves the Unplaced Elements function to avoid extensible storage corruption to a model.*
Service Pack 2
Improves stability when creating dimensions.*
Improves stability when editing families*.
Improves placement of the site on Open IFC if the site is located away from the origin, or rotated.
Improves data integrity of a schedule instance on a sheet with the schedule view.*
Corrects the name of the Default Structural Area Reinforcement Schedule.*
Improves stability when attempting to use the Selection Box tool in Reveal Constraints mode.*
Improves stability when upgrading a model containing corrupt families.*
Improves stability when upgrading projects which may have some corruption.*
Improves stability when opening or upgrading a Revit 2015 project which contains stairs.*
Corrects an issue causing view filter names to be automatically appended when workshared models are synced.
Improves stability when editing selection sets in a workshared model.*
Improves data integrity of Project Address for upgraded projects.*
Improves stability when selecting a viewport with the Select by ID tool.*
Improves stability when canceling out of the view templates dialog.*
Improves stability when deleting an element which may have an invalid ID.*
Improves stability when using the Options dialog to log into A360 from a workshared central file.*
Improves stability when editing stacked wall types*.
Improves stability when cutting rooms to the clipboard.*
Improves stability when clicking Edit Preview in the wall structure dialog.*
Improves stability when editing the structure of walls.*
Improves placement fidelity with wire tags when upgrading a project.*
Improves stability when no panel schedule template is assigned as the default.*
Improves connection consistency of taps.
Improves visual fidelity of lighting fixtures within a copied group after the original group is modified.*
Improves stability when using Mechanical Settings.*
Improves stability when upgrading a project that contains user-created pipe types.*
Improves stability when opening a project which contains a Structural Isolated Foundation with an invalid analytical model defined as a column.*
Improves stability when placing a slanted column or a beam based on a Generic Model Line Based family.*
Improves stability after reloading an annotation symbol family used as a symbolic representation of brace elements on plan views.*
Improves stability when selecting a viewer element associated with Graphical Column Schedule.*
Improves stability when using Dynamo and the function: Select Divided Surface Families.*
Improves stability when DimensionSegment ValueOverride API is called when the dimension value was not overridden.*
Improves error handling with element's methods/properties.*
Improves consistency of UIApplication.PostCommand for pre-selection.*
Improves error handling with ElementCategoryFilter.*
Improves stability when editing families which use external resources for keynotes.*
Adds a validator to the Rotate Tap API to guard against creating invalid models.
Improves error handling with UIDocument.PromptToPlaceViewOnSheet() function.
Improves consistency of the RebarContainer element.*
Service Pack 1
Corrects an issue that caused undesired behavior in some projects when loading a family.
Corrects an issue that caused a failure for constraints to a nested instance when elements in a family were grouped.*
Improves stability when selecting to delete corrupted families during upgrade from Revit 2015.*
Improves stability when rendering with Autodesk Raytracer.*
Corrects an issue when rendering with graphic overrides.
Improves creation of Revit objects from imported faceted geometry.
Linked RVT Files
Improves visibility where the RVT link is unloaded but remains visible in the view until another redraw occurs.
Improves stability while reloading the point cloud file if the point cloud file root path was changed in the Options dialog.*
Improves stability when canceling a File Open/Upgrade operation from an empty Revit window.*
Corrects a display error that occurred when the Review Warning dialog was open.
Corrects wall layer display issue in vertically compound wall with adjacent edges after mirror operation.
Corrects an issue that could cause tags to move when using Trim/Extend to join elements.*
Corrects an issue where ducts and pipes displayed with centerlines only, and duct and pipe fittings displayed colored, if the Duct/Pipe Color Fill category was turned off in Annotation Categories in Visibility/Graphics Overrides.
Improves interoperability behavior so fabrication parts will now adopt the material, specification, and insulation parameters from the part you are connecting to.
Improves the highlighting of the selected controls in the MEP Fabrication Parts palette.
Corrects an issue that could cause an invalid connection to be maintained after changing the Specification setting of a fabrication part.
Improves stability when opening a fabrication job in Revit.*
Corrects an issue that could cause fabrication parts to use incorrect dimensions after being edited through the Edit Part dialog.
Corrects an issue that would allow a tap to be modified to a size that is incompatible with the main.
Corrects an issue that could cause instability in Revit when all fabrication services are loaded into the project.
Corrects an issue that could cause inappropriate behavior when placing a fabrication tee that uses a calculated length.
Improves stability when modeling from connectors in MEP families.*
Corrects an issue that could cause dimensions to reverse on sloped duct fittings when using the Trim command.*
Corrects an issue that could cause incorrect modification of a duct branch without issuing a disconnect warning.*
Corrects an issue that could cause incorrect behavior when adding a vertical pipe from an upgraded tee.
Corrects an issue that prohibited the use of the Check Systems tools when a view template has been applied.*
Corrects an issue that caused an error when connecting to an element in a group.*
Corrects an issue that could prohibit changing the type of a fitting or accessory.*
Corrects an issue with the analytical floor horizontal alignment for a sloped floor.*
Corrects an issue with DimensionSegment.TextPostion API when handling a dimension with more than one segment.*
Corrects an issue to make sure that third-party developers always have the correct value when using the public API to get the upper value or lower value of the conditions.
Corrects an issue that occurred when copying or mirroring an electrical circuit so that wire types are correctly copied as part of the electrical system.*