Autodesk Quantity Takeoff


Introducing QTO
Using the QTO Interface
Navigating QTO
Adjusting Preferences and Settings
Creating Projects
Opening and Saving Projects
Using the Allowable File Types

Exploring Palettes

Working with Groups, Items, and Objects
Hiding and Unhiding Elements
Renaming and Moving Elements
Cross-Selection of Objects

2D Takeoff

Importing and Setting Up 2D Content
Creating a New Takeoff Group
Dimension Mapping
Using Linear Tools
Using Area Tools
Using Count Tools
Using Backout Tools
Adding Legends to a Sheet

Preparing 3D Models for Export to DWF

Exporting from Revit
Exporting from AutoCAD
Importing 3D Content into QTO

Basic 3D Model Takeoff

Using the Model Takeoff Tool
Using the Search Takeoff Tool
Using the Single-Click Takeoff Tool
Reviewing Takeoff Data

Advanced 3D Model Takeoff

Combining 2D and 3D Data
Locating Items in Views
Reorganizing and Modifying Takeoff
Developing Takeoff Workflows


Learning Catalog Basics
Importing Catalogs
Creating Assemblies
Creating Formulas
Assigning Items
Creating Catalogs
Exporting Catalogs

Understanding the Workbook

Exploring Workbook Elements
Modifying Data in the Workbook
Reporting and Exporting

Creating Reports
Viewing and Printing Reports
Exporting Reports and Workbook Quantities
Exporting Properties and DWF Data

Cost Data within QTO

Working with Primary and Secondary Quantities
Applying Time, Material and Labor Costs
Advanced QTO Techniques

Sorting and Filtering Takeoff Data
Using the Compare Tool
Applying QTO Tips and Tricks