Why does the import of my IFC file is so long or fails with an SQL error?

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03-06-2021 46:15

The import of an IFC file can be very long or even fail with an SQL error when the IFC file contains many parts. Indeed, these parts will be converted into as many Part documents in TopSolid.

To prevent this from happening, it is strongly recommended to activate the Create local parts option in Tools > Options > Translators > Ifc > Import: