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IFC Export Issues - Mirrored Symbols - Roof Faces and Stair behaviour




We are having issues trying to export to IFC.


We have a large housing scheme, with each house type modelled as a symbol, and handed within various blocks.


After checking an attempted IFC export in Solibri, we notice that both the stair and the roof faces within the mirrored types go AWOL.


Is there something we can do to stop this behaviour with the mirrored symbols?

&/or is there a way to assign IFC Data to the symbol, whilst maintaining the 'selectability' of the individual IFC elements within the symbol (i.e. walls, windows etc.)




VWX 2019 SP5.3

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would anyone be able to provide any insights into this issue with mirrored symbols not behaving themselves when exported to IFC?




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Even without any mirroring,

For me, Stairs are always missing in IFC4.0 exports.

In IFC2x3, most of the Stairs will export ...

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