Tales from the Helpdesk Crypt – FlexNet Licensing error:-1,359. System Error: 2 “No such file or directory”

Getting the above error has proven to be a headache for users installing NLM 11.13.2.1. User may get teh -1,359. System error: 2 “No such field or directory”.  Even when correctly configuring LMTOOLS in the configure services tab. I have found tis issue occurring on a couple test machines. Some users are finding something is overriding the correct license file location. A check of the Server diags report the error. Despite the setting in the Server Config, tab, an non-existent folder and file is being referenced rather than the correct license file.

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.

Display
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.

Tales from the Helpdesk Crypt – System Requirements for Autodesk License Manager 11.12 (ADLM) Excludes Server 2003.

Tales from the Helpdesk Crypt – System Requirements for Autodesk License Manager 11.12 (ADLM) Excludes Server 2003. Hot on the heels of End of Service for Windows XP OS, Autodesk 2015 products not supported on XP and Vista OS is another item to consider. Autodesk License Manager System Requirements Exclude Support for Microsoft Server 2003.…

Navisworks 2012 Display Tips

New application releases sometimes change what we are used to seeing in our display windows.  Somewhere along the line we forgot that we changed what was originally the default, or something new in the software has been added, or maybe, we simply never used the feature before.  In Navisworks 2012, some new avatars have been…