May, 2016

Periodically, Trimble provides interim software releases that include modifications to our software applications. We are pleased to announce releases of the Trimble Field Points software product as follows:

  • Version 4.0 - Compatible with Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2017 and Autodesk® Revit® 2017

This document provides you with important information pertaining to the enhancements and/or modifications included in this release of our software.

AutoCAD Compatible Applications

  • Compatible with Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2017

  • Placing a ‘Marker’ is now available in the model as well as the block editor. And is accessible from the ‘Field Points UtilitiesPanel’.

  • ‘Marker Entity Settings’ are now located in the ‘Setup Panel’
  • Autofill Custom Attributes from Blocks
  • Various Bug Fixes
    o  If your block contains attributes you can now select them from the ‘Place Points over Blocks’ dialog box and populate them in the attribute field in the order you prefer.

Revit Compatible Applications

  • Compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2017

  • Various Bug Fixes

Update Information

Caution – Please refer to the chart below for software compatibility!

Version Compatibility

Trimble Field Points




Caution It is advised that you not update Trimble Field Points for Revit in the middle of a project. For more information on upgrading projects please refer to Autodesk’s official site.

Tip – For Installation Instructions, please refer to the Trimble Field Points download site;

Tip – For prior release notes please refer to Trimble Field Points Release Notes page;

Note: If you need assistance installing this release, please contact MEP Client Services at 1-800-234-3758.