Bluebeam Revu

Powerful PDF creation, markup, editing and collaboration for a paperless workflow.

Bluebeam Revu takes what was once impossible and makes it possible. Combining an intuitive PDF editor, viewer and markup tool with reliable file creation technology, Revu goes beyond PDF and takes paperless workflows to a whole new level. The flexible interface provides the necessary tools for accessing and managing the documents that you need, when you need them. Simply put, it will change your life as you know it.

PDF creation

Bluebeam includes direct plug-ins for AutoCAD®, Revit®, Navisworks® Manage, SolidWorks®, and Microsoft® Office, for one button PDFs and batch creation.

Navigation

Easily tab between PDF files, launch multiple sessions of Revu at once, and split your screen up to sixteen times with MultiView.

3D PDFs

Create 3D PDFs from Revit and Navisworks Manage, navigate 3D PDF models, and add markups to 3D views.

File Access™

Use the File Access tab to pin, organize, preview and reopen PDF files with a mouse click.

Search

Search for keywords or phrases within PDF files and folders, or search for symbols using Bluebeam's exclusive VisualSearch.

Bluebeam Studio™

Studio allows you to create, share and collaborate in the cloud.

Integration

Bluebeam integrates into ProjectWise and SharePoint document management systems so you can seamlessly retrieve and check-in documents directly from Revu.

Markups list

Manage and track markups in a convenient list that can be filtered, searched, imported and exported.

Tablet PC

View and markup PDF files with the ease of your tablet pen. Tablet-specific functionality makes it easy to go mobile.

Redaction

Permanently delete or remove text and graphics from your PDF to safeguard confidential information.

Spaces

Define spaces within Spaces to automatically track markups.

Stamps

Stamp PDF documents with date, time, signatures, and more. Use predefined stamps in Revu or create your own.

Flatten markups

Flatten all markups, or individual markups, to make them a part of your PDF content.

Flags

Add flags to PDF files to designate signature lines or draw attention to important information.

Digital signatures

Electronically sign PDF documents to support an electronic workflow and protect your intellectual property.

PDF editing

PDF editing tools let you edit text, apply headers and footers, assemble files, and add, delete or rotate pages.

PDF markup

Use Bluebeam's customizable markup tools such as text, notes, highlighter, lines, clouds, callouts, stamps, and more to redline PDFs.

Tool Chest™

Save commonly used markups in the exclusive Tool Chest for easy reuse, and import or share tool sets with colleagues.

PDF measurement

Take measurements, count from PDFs and perform area cutouts electronically. Add formulas to the built-in worksheet to calculate costs in Revu.

Compare documents

Automatically highlight the difference between two drawing revisions with clouds, or assign colors to layers with Overlay pages.

Batch processing

Convert an unlimited number of files to PDF. Add security, stamps, headers and footers or flatten an entire folder of PDFs at once.

PDF forms

Create and distribute PDF forms with text fields, buttons, check and list boxes, digital signature fields and more.

Scripting

Use built-in script commands to automate your desktop process, or integrate your programming language of choice to perform advanced functions.

Customization

Store menu and display settings in Profiles and create custom tool sets, toolbars and stamps to fit your workflow.

OCR

Transform scanned PDFs into text searchable and selectable files with OCR technology.

Links

Manage and add hyperlinks to PDFs that link to websites, networked files, or jump to specific pages and places in a PDF.

Bookmarks

Use bookmarks to jump to a specific page in a PDF or snapshot view, go to a webpage, or open a file.

Dynamic Layers™

Assign markups to layers, easily toggle layers on and off, and insert a page as a layer.

Password protection

Apply a password to PDFs and set permissions to what recipients of your PDF can and can not do.

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Equivalent:

Bluebeam Standard = Adobe Acrobat Standard

Bluebeam CAD = Adobe Acrobat Standard (But Bluebeam CAD has more features)

Bluebeam eXtreme = Adobe Acrobat Professional (But Bluebeam eXtreme has more features)

 

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