• Two-factor authentication

    Customers may choose to enforce two-factor authentication (2FA) for users logging in to their environment. If you would like to enable 2FA for your environment please send an email to support and we will enable it if you are the administrative contact. Logging in with 2FA After logging in with…

  • Quick guide to verification (3.24 min)

    New to BriefBuilder and just here to verify a set of requirements? Watch this video for a quick guide on everything you need to succeed.

  • Verification plan (10.11 min)

    Verification is the process of checking whether a designed or built solution meets the formulated requirements. This video explains how to set up a verification plan for your own project.

  • Excel Picklist Import

    If you want to add a lot of picklist values and do not want to add them manually one-by one, we’ve created an Excel import function to expedite this process. To do so, you can use the import button at the top of the picklist values pop-up. You cannot, however,…

  • Bulk edit for analysis and verification

    Do you have changes that apply to a whole bunch of rows in your analysis or verification table? If so, you will probably want to do a bulk action. With this feature, you can edit analysis and verification data for multiple requirements with just one click. Keep reading this article…

  • Area overview

    For building projects, the area overview (also called room list or space program) is one of the most important overviews that is available in BriefBuilder. The overview is a compilation of all the spatial objects in your project (buildings, groups of spaces, spaces, outdoor spaces) with their quantities and their…

  • Importing data via Excel

    If you have a large amount of legacy data that you want to add to BriefBuilder, you may want to import that data by means of an Excel import. Importing Excel data can be very powerful, but it should be said that preparing the import Excel sheets can be a…

  • Generating version change reports (aka “diff reports”)

    Version change reports (also known as ‘diff reports’) are Word reports that show the differences (data that has been modified, added or deleted) between two model versions. These reports can be generated at the project models management page that lists all your active models (to go there, simply click on…

  • Exporting data in JSON / XML / XLS

    BriefBuilder’s XML, Excel and JSON exports of the entire model are exports for the ‘pros’, so to say. These exports can be used for importing BriefBuilder data into other applications. These exports are often used for the linking of BriefBuilder data to design data in Revit or other BIM applications….

  • Generating Word reports

    It can be nice and practical to have the contents of a BriefBuilder model as a Word report. Below, we will explain how you can make a Word report of the entire model or of specific parts of it. Word report – entire model You can get a Word report…