15 Apr 2022

ACC Issues API Available as Preview

9/27/2022 Update:  Issues API is out of beta and has been officially released (y). No change in the endpoints nor the functionality. 

Long-awaited Issues API for Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) is finally available as public preview. 

Issues feature is a shared component across multiple ACC products' modules: Docs, Design Collaboration, Model Coordination and Build. The same feature is also accessible through Issues Add-in's for Revit And Navisworks. The Issues feature allows users to track issues in various phases and contexts. 

In this release, following API functionalities are supported: 

  • Read, create and update a project-level issues.
  • Read and write comments.
  • Retrieve the current user’s access permissions levels.
  • Retrieve issues specific project settings, such as issue types, custom attributes definitions, and root cause categories. 

A couple of points to note on the scope and limitations in this release: 

  • ACC Issues API is not compatible with BIM360 Issues.
  • When creating an app or client id, include ACC API category.
  • Issues API supports 3-legged authentication only.
  • Document specific issues (a.k.a. pushpin issues) are not supported. 
  • Some of dependencies are still missing, notably, GET project users. You may workaround by using account level GET users and companies for the time being.  
  • Reading/writing references are done through Relationships API in ACC environment. Please refer to this blog for more information.



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