Why do I need an annual Bluebeam Maintenance & Support?

By John Bullick | Data Management, Subscription

Bluebeam Revu Maintenance is an annual maintenance program for Bluebeam Revu Software and available for all users when you purchase new Bluebeam licenses. Why do you need it?

Here are our FAQ’s and info on why you need it and what is offered with the Bluebeam maintenance and support:

What is included when I purchase Maintenance?

With active Maintenance you’ll receive access to direct phone and email support with our experienced Technical Support staff during regular business hours, the ability to easily upload and distribute mobile-optimized drawings to any device in the field with Bluebeam Drawings*, and free upgrades to the latest version of Revu while your term is active.

*Drawings are optimized using the United States National CAD Standard® (NCS).

How can I purchase Maintenance?

Maintenance is available at the time of purchase and renewable every year. Maintenance can be purchased through our webstore and with your reseller. Please contact us or  your reseller if you forgot to buy Maintenance.

Does Maintenance include training?

No, it doesn’t, however, there are free training videos on our Knowledge Center and we host Events like free webinars on an ongoing basis.

If you are looking for something more personalized, we also offer both In-Person and Online Training as well as a self-paced and on-demand training option with Bluebeam University. If you have training questions, you can contact us.

How do I know if I have Maintenance?

If you have Maintenance, it will be listed on the license certificate you received when the software was purchased. If you are unable to find this email, you can contact us.

How much is the Bluebeam Maintenance?

Maintenance pricing varies on the type of Bluebeam Software you purchase.

Revu Standard Revu CAD Revu eXtreme
$99 per seat/year $119 per seat/year $149 per seat/year




What are my support options without Maintenance?

1. For as long as your software is in Core Support, you will have access to any bug fixes released on that version.

2. You will have access to our growing database of how-to, troubleshooting, and training materials located on our Knowledge Center, as well as our free webinars.

3. You can email our technical support team at

What if I have additional questions?

If you need technical assistance beyond our technical team, you can email us at


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INDUSTRIES: Architecture, Buildings, Civil Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, Construction, MEP Engineering, Structural Engineering

Published on June 24, 2020 in Data Management, Subscription.

About the Author

John started with Microsol in 2021 as a Bluebeam Sales Specialist based out of Philadelphia. He supports construction teams to be on the same page through the design process, helps move the project forward during construction, and preserves important project data through completion and beyond. On the weekends, John can be found on the soccer fields or riding roller coasters around the country.