Thursday, January 24, 2019

Find / Replace Parameter Text (Updated)

From the Autodesk App Store:

  • Find and Replace text in text-based instance parameters (shared parameters/project parameters).
  • Show elements in the model
  • Similar to Autodesk® AutoCAD® Find&Replace
  • The supported parameter type is Text Parameters (takes any alphanumeric value)ex: “Comments, Room Name, Room Number, Level Name, Grid Name, Panel Name, Circuit Number, Sheet Name,  Sheet Number, etc.”
  • Searches all elements of a specified category, or searches user selected elements in the model (same category or not)
  • Text Notes aren’t included
  • Type parameters aren’t included.

  1. Select from 2 options to search the currently selected elements or all elements of the specified category in the entire project
  2. Enter the text to be found
  3. Enter the replacing text

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About This Version

Version 1.0.0, 1/16/2019 – Initial release.

Find / Replace Parameter Text is brought to you by LastResort. It's priced at US $10.00.

This add-in is compatible with Revit 2019, 2018, 2017, and 2016.

There's more information available on the Autodesk App Store »


February 2, 2019 – Corrected price.


Anonymous said...

Your post claims it's a free tool but it
s $10 on Autodesk Exchange

Tim Grimm said...


neo said...

Hello, you may find useful another find\replace witch allow replace theoretically in all write allowed parameters in all categories including instances, text notes, "tags" (changes the host element parameter). It's part of an pyRevit extension
It's free.