Bluebeam Revu iPad and Bluebeam Vu iPad are both available in the App Store. However, the desktop versions of Bluebeam Revu and Bluebeam Vu are only compatible with Windows Operating Systems at this time. Mac users can run Revu or Vu using Boot Camp or Parallels.
Yes, Bluebeam Revu Standard, CAD and eXtreme are compatible with Windows XP x64, Vista x64, Windows 7 x64 and Windows 8 x64. Users can also install 32-bit plug-ins for Microsoft Office XP, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013.
CAD and eXtreme only: Integrates with AutoCAD 2008 - 2013 x64, SolidWorks 2006 - 2012 x64, Revit x64 2010 - 2013, Navisworks Manage 2011 - 2013, and Navisworks Simulate 2011 - 2013 x32 and x64 only. It also installs 32-bit plug-ins for AutoCAD 2004 - 2013.
Not only is Bluebeam Revu compatible with tablet PCs, it was designed with specialized functionality for tablet PC users. To learn more about these features, visit our tablet PC page, mobility solutions page, watch a video or read the tutorial.
The system requirements for Bluebeam products can be found on our support compatibility page.
Revu includes plug-ins for AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks Manage, Navisworks Simulate, SolidWorks and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) for one-button PDF and batch creation. Revu offers direct integration with SharePoint and ProjectWise for seamless access to files stored in these document management systems.
Yes, Bluebeam Revu CAD and eXtreme can be installed in non-English versions of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and Microsoft Office. The Bluebeam plug-ins for these applications have been translated for Swedish and German versions only. For all other non-English languages, the Bluebeam menus, dialog boxes, etc. will be displayed in English.
Yes, Bluebeam Revu has been localized in nine languages including Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Dutch, German, Spanish, French and Italian. View the chart below for the complete list of applications and their localized plug-ins:
Revu 11.0 is certified Citrix Ready for XenApp 6.0 and 6.5. In order to stay compliant with our EULA (End User License Agreement), you must purchase as many seats as there are users in your organization.
Bluebeam Revu was designed to make your life easier with simple PDF creation, markup, editing and collaboration. Visit our microsite, The Adobe Alternative, which highlights the difference - or view the feature comparison chart.
Bluebeam Revu offers a complete solution for PDF creation, markup, editing and collaboration. With Revu Standard, users have access to the complete set of markup, editing and collaboration features, as well as PDF creation using plug-ins for Microsoft Office and a Bluebeam PDF printer driver. Revu CAD includes everything in Standard plus additional plug-ins for creating PDF files from AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks Manage, Navisworks Simulate and SolidWorks. Revu eXtreme includes everything in CAD plus additional advanced features such as scripting, forms creation, OCR and redaction. View the Bluebeam product comparison
Bluebeam Revu converts CAD and Windows files to PDF, TIF, JPG, BMP, PSD, PNG, PCL, GIF, EMF and WMF. Additionally, Bluebeam Revu CAD and eXtreme can convert AutoCAD and Revit files to these 10 file formats plus DWF using an integrated plug-in. Learn more about one-click PDF creation and batch creation.
It's very important to us that you know all that Revu can do to maximize the efficiency of your workflows. To get a brief overview of what Bluebeam can do for you, visit our solutions page. To find out how specific features work, check out our list of video and PDF tutorials.
Yes, Bluebeam has an Enterprise-level, server-based solution called Bluebeam Q that automates PDF creation and publishing. Find more information about Q here.
Yes, Bluebeam Q's API is built on the .NET platform and utilizes either Visual Basic .NET or C# programming languages. For users with .NET programming capabilities, all of the script commands are included in the Bluebeam Q API. For users who do not use .NET, but still want full access to the scripting capabilities, scripts can be run directly from the command line. More information can be found by downloading the Q User Guide.
Yes, we offer licenses to educators and students at a reduced price. Please visit our education store.
Absolutely. Bluebeam Software offers fully functional 30-day trials of all its products. Click here to download a trial of the product of your choice.
Revu is sold in three editions: Standard, CAD and eXtreme. To view each edition's Volume Licensing Program, and to purchase, visit our store and choose an edition of your choice. U.S .and Canadian customers can also purchase Bluebeam Software products by contacting Bluebeam at firstname.lastname@example.org or 626.296.2146. International customers can purchase Bluebeam Software through our worldwide network of resellers.
You may find a combination of Bluebeam products will best fit the needs of users in your company. Bluebeam offers three desktop solutions and a server-based solution to meet the needs of all users. View our product comparison chart or contact us for more information.
Bluebeam recommends that non-CAD users purchase our lower-priced PDF solution, Bluebeam Revu Standard. Standard includes a full PDF markup and editing solution as well as PDF creation from MS Office and Windows. Click here for pricing information.
Maintenance customers receive free major and minor upgrades as well as free phone and email technical support for one year. Maintenance is renewable every year. This optional program is listed in our pricing chart for Bluebeam Revu Standard, CAD and eXtreme.
Bluebeam releases minor upgrades when small enhancements are made to an existing version of the software. Minor upgrades are free to customers who have purchased the same version of the software. For example, customers who have purchased a version 9.0 license can upgrade to version 9.5 or any other version 9.x release for free. Customers can download updates by visiting our support site.
Bluebeam releases major upgrades when we have added significant new features to our software. An example of a major upgrade would be an upgrade from version 9.0 to version 10.0. Current customers can upgrade to the latest major version by purchasing a discounted upgrade license online, through Bluebeam Account Services, email@example.com or 626.296.2140 (extension 1). Customers who have annual maintenance with their license do not have to purchase upgrades as they receive all upgrades free of charge.
Customers who upgrade to the latest version of AutoCAD, Revit and SolidWorks but do not have the latest version of Bluebeam Revu can still create PDF files using Bluebeam's PDF printer driver. For full access to the AutoCAD or SolidWorks plug-in, an upgrade of Bluebeam Revu may be required.
It's easy. Current customers with a license of Bluebeam Revu Standard or CAD can upgrade to Revu eXtreme by purchasing a license at the upgrade price. View the upgrade pricing list for Revu eXtreme or visit our online store to purchase your upgrade.
If you have maintenance on your license, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a price quote to continue your maintenance with the eXtreme license.
Yes. You may transfer Bluebeam Revu by uninstalling the software from one workstation (provided it is connected to the Internet). This will free up the license key, and then you can install the same version of the software onto another computer. Use the same serial number and product key to register the software. If you uninstall our software from a computer that is not connected to the Internet, please contact email@example.com or 626.296.2140 (extension 2) so one of our associates can assist you.
If your hard drive crashes and you need to transfer Bluebeam Revu to another computer, please contact Bluebeam support for assistance. You may email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 626.296.2140 (extension 2) with a brief explanation of the problem and your serial number. One of our support associates will assist you so you can reinstall and register the software on another workstation.
Bluebeam Revu follows the PDF standard, which allows markups made in Revu to be seen in other PDF viewers. However, the only way to use Revu's unique markup features is by opening the PDF in Revu.
To learn more about Bluebeam Studio and to see Studio-related FAQs, visit our Studio page.