Frequently Asked Questions
How do I retrieve my validation key?
Click here to retrieve validation keys.
How do I retrieve my license key?
Click here to retrieve license keys.
What is SDS/2 Connect?
SDS/2 Connect for Revit is an Add-In to Revit that designs intelligent connections for steel structures based on AISC codes. SDS/2 Connect for Revit also includes model roundtripping capabilities with SDS/2.
Do I need Revit to use SDS/2 Connect?
Yes, SDS/2 Connect is an Add-In to Revit.
Do I need SDS/2 to use SDS/2 Connect?
No, SDS/2 Connect for Revit does not require any other SDS/2 products to run inside Revit.
Do I need to purchase SDS/2 Connect to roundtrip models with SDS/2?
No, the trial version of SDS/2 Connect includes the Import/Export capabilities and will not expire.
Is a network or floating license available?
Yes. Network and floating license capabilities are available in the latest releases of SDS/2 Connect for Revit. If you've already purchased, make sure you go to your account page to download.
Can connections designed by SDS/2 Connect be scheduled using Revit tools?
Revit schedule can be used to create a schedule showing material descriptions and quantities.
Can end reactions imported from other analysis packages be used by SDS/2 Connect for Revit?
Yes, end reactions can be imported from CSC’s Fastrak Building Designer and RISA; loads stored in structural element’s properties can also be used by SDS/2 Connect.