Revit 2012 Hotfix for Cloud Rendering

Description of Problem

If you installed the Autodesk Cloud Rendering add-in, cloud rendering will not work after installing the following Revit 2012 hotfix:

Hotfix – Autodesk Revit 2012 – Improves stability when working with large datasets (64-bit only)


This hotfix addresses the incompatibility.

Affected Products

Installation Instructions

NOTE: You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft® Windows® operating system to complete the installation process.

NOTE: You must have Autodesk Revit 2012 Update 2 installed on the system in order to apply this hotfix.

NOTE: This hotfix applies to the 64-Bit release of Revit 2012 only.

This installation requires you to replace the following file:

To Install the Hotfix on a 64-bit system

  1. Close all software applications.
  2. Make sure Autodesk Revit Architecture \ MEP \ Structure 2012 Update 2 is installed on the system.
  3. Make sure Autodesk Cloud Rendering add-in is installed on the system
  4. Navigate to your product installation folder: C:\Program Files (x86)\Autodesk\Autodesk Revit 2012 Cloud Rendering
  5. Rename the affected original file.
  6. Extract the to a shared folder.
  7. Copy the RaaSApplication.dll located in the x64 folder to C:\Program Files (x86)\Autodesk\Autodesk Revit 2012 Cloud Rendering