Revit 2022 – Change Library Installation Location

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Since Revit 2022 the way in which Revit content is installed has changed. We now download them from the internet and run them as executables.

https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/revit-products/troubleshooting/caas/downloads/content/autodesk-revit-2022-content.html

One of the things that are now absent is a choice on where to install the content (unfortunate). I have found the content installed in the incorrect folder: C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\. It should be installed in the following folder: C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\RVT 2022\.

When this first happened, I did not know where to look for the content. I then followed the advice on the page below to figure out where the content was and to change the registry settings so that any additional content I install is installed in the correct location.

https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/revit-products/troubleshooting/caas/downloads/content/autodesk-revit-2022-content.html

“To verify or change the location, refer to the RVT_S_CONTENTPATH registry key under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Autodesk\Revit\2022\RCL\”

If you need help adopting Revit 2022 or BIM in your practice, please contact Micrographics so we may be of assistance.

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