CentralModelVersionArchivedException Class

Exception is thrown when last central version merged into the local model has been archived in the central model. Reload Latest or Synchronized with Central needs to be conducted before the current failed operation is retried.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions
Assembly: RevitAPI (in RevitAPI.dll) Version: (
Since: 2021


public class CentralModelVersionArchivedException : CentralModelException
Visual Basic
<SerializableAttribute> _
Public Class CentralModelVersionArchivedException _
	Inherits CentralModelException
Visual C++
public ref class CentralModelVersionArchivedException : public CentralModelException


Copy C#
void HandleCentralModelVersionArchivedException(Document doc)
   FilteredElementCollector collector = new FilteredElementCollector(doc);
   ICollection<ElementId> rooms = collector.WherePasses(new RoomFilter()).ToElementIds();

      ICollection<ElementId> checkoutelements = WorksharingUtils.CheckoutElements(doc, rooms);
   catch (Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions.CentralModelVersionArchivedException)
      TaskDialog dlg = new TaskDialog("Elements can't be checked out")
         MainInstruction = "The local model is out of date. Editing is limited to elements and worksets you own.",
         MainContent = "To check out elements and worksets owned by others, first reload latest or synchronize with the central model.",

      // Reload Latest, to update the local model to latest version
      ReloadLatestOptions rlOptions = new ReloadLatestOptions();

      rooms = collector.WherePasses(new RoomFilter()).ToElementIds();
      ICollection<ElementId> checkoutelements = WorksharingUtils.CheckoutElements(doc, rooms);

         title: "Elements are checked out",
         mainInstruction: $"{checkoutelements.Count} elements are checked out.");

Inheritance Hierarchy

System Object
System Exception
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ApplicationException
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions CentralModelException
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions CentralModelVersionArchivedException

See Also