What You Need to Know About Bluebeam 2018 Upgrade

The Bluebeam Revu 2018 Upgrade is here!  There are a host of features with the new version and everything has been designed with ease of use and efficiency in mind. There is a more modern look and feel to the interface along with many other developments.

Everything is Easier to Navigate

The new dynamic properties toolbar in Bluebeam Revu 2018 gives you easy access to the most commonly used features.

When you purchase Bluebeam Revu 2018 you will find that Panel views have been modified to allow for more room on your screen. There is ample room for drawing and documents - you save time as you do not need to rearrange your workspace.

Studio projects allows you to work on multiple project files simultaneously. The new look interface gives you a much better and workable view. You can also easily customise your keyboard shortcuts on the keyboard.


The intuitive interface and navigation in this version of the Bluebeam software put everything you need within easy reach. The updated styles and icons allow for fast recognition. Menu dropdowns have been added, making it easier to find the many features of the program. Menu display has also been altered to allow maximum real estate on your screen.

The Properties toolbar presents the information you need, as you need it, with intuition technology programmed into the software. You get access to the most relevant and frequently used toolbars - allowing for even more screen space.

Some of the unique configurations of Bluebeam Revu 2018 include properties for

  • Documents
  • Measurements
  • Web Tab
  • Studio Sessions
  • Studio Projects
  • Mark-ups

In Program Training

Bluebeam Revue has a host of help features built in. There are a variety of tool sets, sample files and videos for those new to Bluebeam software. Learn quickly as you work.

New Interface

The new easy to use interface makes Bluebeam Revu easier to use and manage, more organised, space saving - and faster. In short, it maximises your efficiency and productivity and allows you to get the job done quickly. Studio projects integration features have been modified to allow for a dashboard that displays project files and folders. Panels are simple to navigate. The new tabbed interface allows you to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

Views can be split to show the project files and navigation panel. Opening multiple files is easy!

Drag and Drop

Drag and drop functionality is now supported to upload projects. You can continue to work while your files are being uploaded.

Offline Access

Local studio files can be accessed with an offline pin so that you do not need an internet connection to sign into studio. This makes your Bluebeam software ideal for using when travelling.

View Mode

Revu can be used in view mode with this upgrade. This supports the viewing of pdf documents and studio sessions without a licenced version. This mode replaces the need for the Vu program. It makes upgrading simple. There is no need to uninstall and reinstall – all that you need is a valid serial number and product key.

Work Faster

The new look interface and properties toolbar allows users to work more methodically. The properties toolbar is responsive and presents tools that are based on the input of the users. It is designed with efficiency in mind! And shortcuts. Training makes for faster learning and workflow.


The upgrade is designed to be helpful. It is timesaving, maximises your productivity, allows for new users to quickly learn processes and existing workflows are supported.

At DRG Digital we are trained and experienced Bluebeam resellers. Our highly knowledgeable technical staff can answer any queries that you may have. Contact us for more information about upgrade and purchase of Bluebeam Revu 2018 today.

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