Mtext… Now w/ more variety (& fewer calories).

Mtext-0 AutoCAD 2015 has enhanced its Mext capabilities in this release. Here are some of the latest features.

The first thing that you will notice is that the back of the text box is transparent (when you have hardware acceleration ON) making it easier to see the available area on your AutoCAD drawing area to avoid excessive corrections afterwards. They have also made the text box resizable by width and height by passing the cursor over the edges and using the sizing arrows. Using the corner sizing arrows will allow you to be able to have more control over adjusting the sizes of columns.

How Do You Like Them Apps?

One of the things I really like about Civil 3D in recent years is the ability to add apps to it. Yes, I said apps! For those familiar with I-pad and Android apps, Civil 3D gives users the ability to search for and then install apps to work inside of Civil 3D. This is really…

Navisworks Manage 2012 New Features

This year, I’ve seen the greatest number of additions and improvements across all of the AEC products compared to past releases.   Clash Detection Enhancements The tool that may be valued the most in Navisworks Manage sees great improvement to support our project review cycle process.  No longer do we have to create a separate Excel…

Autodesk Navisworks Manage 2011

I won’t attempt to list all the new features for Navisworks 2011, but here are a couple items I hope interest you: The Ribbon interface and Quick Access toolbar have now been added to match the existing product line for most all Autodesk software. Although the Options Editor will allow the user to choose a…