When importing an RFEM/RSTAB file into Autodesk Revit, I get the error message for the load combination saying that "The given name is not unique Parameter name: name." How can I fix the error?


The description of various load combinations must not be the same, otherwise the error message shown in Figure 01 will be displayed. The relevant load combination can be taken from the error message (Load Combination No. 2 in Figure&nbp;1). 

The model shown in Figure 02 contains the load combination LC1 and LC2. Both load combinations have the same description "ULS." It is necessary to change one of the two descriptions so that the import is possible.


Load combination Parameter


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