PTS Import

An AutoCAD app that lets users import a PTS file from laser scan into AutoCAD as Points with the appropriate color if supplied in the data. The resulting DWG may be imported into Revit’s Family Editor for 3D tracing.

Available for $99 in Autodesk’s App Store.

Sample data and files

AutoCAD with points imported:
Revit with DWG imported:

Known Issues

A practical number of points to work with is under 100000 points. More points can be imported, but may slow down AutoCAD’s display.