How to Export Your Project as an IFC File

Learn how to export your magicplan projects as a 3D model into BIM software.

Exporting a project as a 3D IFC file in magicplan is a straightforward process that allows you to share your design and construction data with other professionals using BIM software like Revit and BIM360. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can ensure a seamless and accurate data exchange, enabling collaborative work and enhancing your project's efficiency and precision.

ℹ️ Note: The IFC export format is only available for Report and Estimate users.

How to generate your IFC export in the magicplan app 

  1. Tap on the project you wish to export 
  2. From the project level, tap "Files and Sharing" at the bottom of the screen.
  3. In the export options, scroll down to "3D Model" and select "Configure" 
  4. Tap on the "File Formats" dropdown and ensure that IFC is turned on (showing green)
  5. Tap " Done"
  6. Tap on the title "3D Model" to generate the IFC file. 

Helpful Links

  • Export your files in the magicplan cloud 
  • Customize your exports 
  • Learn more about IFC format and IBM software
  • View our available export formats