Autodesk Revit 2020.2.4 Hotfix

Apr 28, 2021 – Autodesk released the Autodesk Revit 2020.2.4 Hotfix

The Autodesk Revit 2020.2.4 Hotfix is available via the Autodesk Desktop App or via download from the Autodesk subscription site.

A version of the BIM Interoperability Tools 8.0.7744.0 for Revit 2020 was released at the same time.

Autodesk Revit 2020.2.4 Hotfix

Read the Revit 2020.2.4 Hotfix Release Notes

Software Included

  • Revit 2020 - version
  • Autodesk Cloud Models for Revit 2020 - version
  • Personal Accelerator for Revit - version
  • OpenStudio - version 0.1.9

Resolved Issues

DirectShape Elements

  • Fixed an issue that could produce very large journal files during upgrade of models with many DirectShapes.
  • Improved upgrade of some families created in Revit 2018 or earlier to preserve some geometry created via import operations or API.

Duct/Pipe Display

  • Fixed an issue that incorrectly filtered out detail lines and masking regions when they conflicted with model lines at a specific detail level.

Electrical Cable Tray and Conduit

  • Fixed an issue that caused cable tray fittings to not display in a plan view with annotation scale turned on.

Export DWG/DXF

  • Fixed an issue where small objects would not export correctly to DWG at large drawing scales.


  • Fixed the issue that F1 keys do not display the correct help page in browser.


  • Fixed an issue that caused steel elements with fabrication to change GUID on IFC export.


  • Fixed an issue that material texture not found after moving textures to a new assigned render path folder.

MEP Fabrication

  • Fixed an issue that caused costing data to be lost after exporting parts to a .maj file.

Properties Dialog

  • Improved performance when using the type selector.

Revit Cloud Model (workshared)

  • Fixed an issue which could cause BIM 360 links to fail to load when the user had their permissions on the linked model forcibly relinquished.
  • Fixed an issue where the Activity Indicator would show that the model is not being actively synchronized if the synchronize time is longer than 5 minutes.

Steel Connections

  • Fixed an issue that caused steel connections to become invalid after performing a Roombook addin calculation.
  • Improved time performance for worksharing synchronization actions when the central model has link models attached that contain or have contained steel fabrication elements such as steel connections.


  • Improved the stability when selecting material tags in 3D, section, or elevation views when there is a linked topographic file.