Element Selector PRO Autodesk® Revit® Add-Ins

ElementSelector Pro is a free Autodesk® Revit® Add-Ins Application to Filter, Preview, and Select elements from an active view, a level, current selection or entire project by its category and a parameter value. And these additional useful features are included:

  • Interaction with Element(s) without closing the dialog.
  • Category and Parameter are optional filters to make a selection.
  • Parameter Rule Filter support all parameter types.
  • Click to a preview item(ElementId) to zoom-in the associated element.


1. Select an item from the Selection Type dropdown (figure 1.0):

  • Active View
  • By Level 
  • Current Selection
  • Entire Project

   If the selection was “By Level”, another dropdown will display below to select a level (figure 1.1).

figure 1.0 – Selection Type
figure 1.1 – By Level

2. Select a category from the category dropdown which displays all the related categories from Selection Type value (figure 1.2).

figure 1.2 – Category

3. Select a parameter from the parameter name dropdown which displays all the related parameters from Category value (figure 1.3).

figure 1.3 – Parameter Name

4. Select a parameter filter rule. Just for info, there are two types of filter rules : (1) one for the string type (figure 1.4) and (2) another type for ElementId, Integer and Double (figure 1.5). For the second type some rule such as: contains, does not contains, begins with, ends with … will not be included at all.

figure 1.4 – Filter Rule (String)
figure 1.5 – Filter Rule (Double)

5. Select a parameter value from the parameter value dropdown which displays all the related parameter value from the elements (figure 1.6).

figure 1.6 – Parameter Value
figure 1.7 – Preview

Click on “Preview” button to get the filtered elements and click on preview’s display item(ElementId) to zoom-in the element. <OR> Click “OK” to close the dialog and get the filtered elements selection.

(Revit 2021 and Lower Versions) Autodesk App Store Download : https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/Index?id=8786379510208969562&appLang=en&os=Win64

(Revit 2022 and Above Versions) Autodesk App Store Download : https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/Index?id=3135807245446499953&appLang=en&os=Win64

Feel free to post your feedback/idea on the Autodesk App Store Review Section.


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