Bluebeam® Revu® for Mac Release Notes Updated



What’s New

macOS High Sierra Support

Support for Apple’s latest operating system, macOS High Sierra.


  • Added option to include measurement units in CSV and XML Summaries.
  • Fixed an issue with Sync not working when splitting the display using Split Horizontal or Split Vertical.
  • Resolved a crash that can occur when using tab to select an option with Autocorrect turned on.
  • Display a notification indicating the presence of an untitled Viewport on a document.



What’s New

Compare Documents

Compare two documents and Revu will automatically cloud the differences, eliminating the need for tedious manual comparisons.

Print Current View

Print the current page view in Revu without having to crop or select a specific area.

Document Dimmer

Dim a document’s content to make markups more visible.

Alignment Tool

Easily align and distribute markups on a document by right-clicking and selecting Alignment.

Adjustable Scroll Settings

Ability to manually adjust scroll speed and direction in Revu’s Preferences.

Resolved Issues and Improvements

  • Fixed an issue where Revu could crash when creating multiple length measurements in untitled viewports.
  • Improved printing of certain types of raster documents.
  • Spell Check preferences are now saved in Text Boxes.
  • Added Page Up/Down keyboard shortcuts for navigation.
  • Added display of units (e.g. mm, cm, inches) to Markups List.



Resolved Issues

  • Fixed issue that caused certain raster content to not print.



What’s New

Custom Stamps

Create custom PDF stamps with dynamic metadata (date/time, filename, etc.)

Measurement Properties

Find measurement information for current and total columns in the Properties panel.

Custom Print Scaling

Set custom print options such a scale, rotation and positioning.

Print Selection

Select a specific document area for printing.

Bookmark Properties

Adjust title, color and font weight for document bookmarks.

Resolved Issues

  • Resolved crashing issues when opening non-cached files from Revision History.
  • Addressed problem with connecting to Studio Enterprise servers.
  • Fixed issue with licenses becoming unregistered on update.
  • Resolved crashing issues with certain custom tool sets.



What’s New

Support for new markups created in Revu 2017 for Windows

Ability to render and interact with new measurement markups created in Revu 2017:

  • Polylength
  • Slope
  • Custom counts/columns
  • Width/height
  • Depth & wall area

Resolved Issues

  • Made “Show All Measurements” a dropdown menu for more granular control.
  • Improved Reduce File Size to reduce crashes.
  • Resolved issue with licensing.
  • Holding Command ⌘ key will now toggle freeform highlighter mode.
  • Updated license agreements for 2017.



PDF Security Settings Presets

Save PDF Security settings as presets to quickly apply a set of restrictions to documents.

Export as Image

Option to export any PDF in Revu as an image file. Support for JPEG, PNG, GIF and TIFF file formats.

Resolved Issues
  • Updated Swedish and German translations in PDF Security dialog box.
  • PDF security icon now reflects the document’s security status.
  • Middle mouse-click now closes tabs in Revu.
  • Various fixes and improvements.



Support for macOS Sierra

Support for Apple’s latest operating system, macOS Sierra.


Resolved an issue when attempting to open a folder from the Studio Panel.

Edit Vector Content (Cut/Erase)

Cut and erase graphics and text from a PDF’s content layer.

Cutout Tool

Subtract from an existing area or volume measurement using the Cutout tool to create even more precise measurements.

XML Summary

Create a summary report of markups and their properties as a structured XML file.

PDF Security (Editing)

Ability to edit and apply PDF Security restrictions to a document.

Convert Images to PDF

Open image files in Revu and have them automatically converted to PDF.

Resolved Issues
  • Added ability to create and edit page labels.
  • Resolved issue when creating a Studio account with certain domain names.
  • Improvements to rendering PDF/A files.
  • Various fixes and improvements.




Resolved stablity issue when clicking in the Studio tab.

Headers and Footers

Add page numbers, dates, Bates numbering and custom text to the header and footers of a PDF.


Embed photos and videos into markups using iSight or local files. Create a pre-formatted summary report of Capture data.

Replace Pages

Replace specific pages of an open document with pages from another PDF.


Help file has been localized into German.

Resolved Issues
  • Delete a Studio Project via Studio home’s context menu.
  • Default depth defaults to 8ft (2438.4mm).
  • Improved image-rendering engine.
  • Various fixes and improvements.




Revu Mac has been localized to German and Swedish.

Page Size Display

Displays size of currently opened file in the Status Bar.

Units Preference

Ability to change units for Grid and Layout.

Resolved Issues

  • Changing the units of the base/target scales was not updating the value.
  • Calibration was not working if more than 3 digits were entered into the measured distance.
  • Various fixes and improvements.

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Resolved Issues
  • Changing the units of the base/target scales did not update the value.
  • Calibration did not work if more than 3 digits were entered into the measured distance.
  • Revu Mac was crashing when deleting members of a Sequence.