How do I get my Revit model to a PDF file?

How can I easily export my Revit model to a PDF file to share with others.

This question is related to the following topics help, BIM help, Revit, Revit help, PDF, PDF file, DWF, DWFx, add-ins, add-ons, DWFx viewer, Adobe Acrobat.

Answers (5)

les, Architect • 2012

Print as pdf with Nuance PDF Converter Professional or adobe or any other pdf writer

astronotbumi, Engineer • 2012

The model can be opened via IE8 or just download a DWFx viewer add-on for Firefox. See

michaelcameron, Other • 2012

You can actually convert a 3D DWF straight to a 3D PDF file. Revit > DWF > Adobe Acrobat > PDF 3D, but if you want to use DWF do this: Revit > Publish DWF

carol.hagen, Other • 2013

The best choice is actually Bluebeam Revu as it also allows you to collaborate on the PDF with multiple users simultaneously with mark-up functions. You can get a 30 day trial of the CAD version (necessary to work with the Revit Plug-In from

lukej2000, Other • 2012

I like CutePDF or PDFCreator (for batch prints). Also check out the posts at:
What Revit Wants: pdf