Xbim.Essentials 5.1.341

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dotnet add package Xbim.Essentials --version 5.1.341
NuGet\Install-Package Xbim.Essentials -Version 5.1.341
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Xbim.Essentials" Version="5.1.341" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Xbim.Essentials --version 5.1.341
#r "nuget: Xbim.Essentials, 5.1.341"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Xbim.Essentials as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Xbim.Essentials&version=5.1.341

// Install Xbim.Essentials as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Xbim.Essentials&version=5.1.341

xBIM Essentials 5 provides support for IFC2x2, IFC2x3, IFC4 Addendum 2 and IFC Alignment (IFC4x1).
xBIM can open, create or modify any IFC file format, including XML, STEP21 and IFCZIP formats.
All programmatic access to IFC Entities is through a single interface, allowing one code base to work with all IFC formats and schemas.
Ifc4 is the default interface future proofing your development work.

There are no supported framework assets in this package.

Learn more about Target Frameworks and .NET Standard.

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Provides an object model for handling the COBie schema used in both the UK and US implementations. Supports easy transformation from IFC to COBie and exports to Spreadsheet, JSON and XML formats.


UK COBieLite schema for the XBIM Exchange toolkit


xBIM Exchanger is a library enabling file exchange between IFC and COBie, COBieLite[UK] and DPoW Supports multiple serialisation formats, including XML, JSON, STEP and native Excel / xslx.


COBieLite schema for the XBIM Exchange toolkit


xBIM Scripting contains the first release of the xBIMQL, BIM query and scripting Language. xBIM is an Open Source Toolkit for developing IFC based applications (BuildingSmart Data model). It provides full support for reading and writing geometry, topology and data in accordance with the Ifc2x3 schema. xBIM reads and writes Ifc, IfcXMl and IfcZip formats. The xBIM project provides packages to convert IFC models to COBie spreadsheets in both UK and US cultures as well as a range of 3D viewing controls for use with Windows forms, WPF, WEBGL and OpenGL platforms. IOS and Android versions are under development.

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Extensible BCF client and tools
Version Downloads Last updated
6.0.445 9,957 3/7/2024
6.0.442 1,296 3/5/2024
5.1.341 129,602 5/4/2022
5.1.323 103,551 12/15/2020
5.1.297 34,091 6/10/2020
5.1.289 12,017 3/27/2020
5.1.274 158,315 10/8/2019
5.1.267 9,143 8/1/2019
5.1.259 17,677 6/3/2019
5.1.257 6,307 6/2/2019
5.0.213 14,386 12/17/2018
4.0.32 3,692 3/5/2021
4.0.31 2,061 3/10/2020
4.0.29 28,022 11/28/2017
4.0.27 14,692 1/18/2017
4.0.26 2,515 1/13/2017
4.0.25 2,368 1/11/2017
4.0.22 3,071 12/6/2016
4.0.20 2,580 11/21/2016
4.0.15 3,822 11/11/2016
4.0.13 3,811 11/10/2016
4.0.9 3,010 11/3/2016
4.0.8 2,928 11/3/2016
4.0.7 16,994 10/28/2016
4.0.6 3,360 10/26/2016
4.0.4 2,932 10/24/2016
4.0.2 5,547 10/13/2016
3.1.15 10,080 8/23/2017
3.1.14 7,749 4/10/2017
3.1.13 4,524 1/23/2017
3.1.12 4,026 10/15/2016
3.1.10 13,970 10/15/2015
3.0.20 6,607 5/22/2015

Support for NetCore 3.1 added
This release is now a 'meta-package' which replaces Xbim Essentials v4. For more granular control you can include the individual Nuget packages in the dependencies.
This release is the first to target netstandard2, in addition to netfx. Only minor code refactoring might be required.
V5 of Essentials now targets .net47 as a minimum.