Reasons to use Navisworks Freedom

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by Garry Stockton


If you have not used Navisworks freedom yet, there are some compelling reason why you should:

  1. It can load 2D and 3D drawings and models in NWD, DWF and DWFX formats.
  2. It allows sectioning and measurements.
  3. You can playback 4D Timeliner Simulations and animations.
  4. Enables viewing of model hierarchy, object properties.
  5. View embedded review data, including viewpoints, animations, redlines and comments.
  6. Includes full set of navigation tools, including Walk, Look Around, Zoom, Zoom Box, Pan, Orbit, Examine, Fly and Turntable.
  7. Supports real-time display of materials and lighting.
  8. It's free! Meaning you can involve the entire project team!

 In your search engine just put in Navisworks Freedom to gain access to the link and choose the platform you are running.


To install, run the downloaded executable to unpack the Freedom installer to a location of your choice and to begin the installation process. Note that administrator rights are needed to install this product.


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