ATG Announces Rollout of Holiday Promotional Offer 2017
Similar to the ability to link Navisworks models into AutoCAD and ReCap 360 Pro, we now have a new feature in Revit 2018 to add context in the Revit environment from any of the supported file formats within Navisworks. Are you wondering where the NDC file format is?
While teaching a recent Revit MEP class, one student noted that Detail Level for Ducts and Pipes are not the same at Medium level of detail. Why? The mechanical and piping engineers in-house have a shared interest in coordinating hydronic supply/return and condensate piping with each other’s disciplines, and they like to print and share…
Tales from the Helpdesk Crypt – Autodesk License Manager 126.96.36.199 Observation and Quick Tips for Correctly Installing to Program Files Folder
There have been some interesting developments with the 188.8.131.52 version of the Network License Manager (NLM).
There are different ways to install the Autodesk License Manager. These install methods are; install from the setup install in teh media, from the NLM download site and from browsing to the folder in the install media. This blog covers installing from the NLM install media downloaded Autodesk website Autodesk Network License Manager for Windows.
Dimensioning has been drastically over-hauled in AutoCAD 2016! Starting with a new layer control, you can preset what layer you want dimensions to be located on regardless of the current layer. With the new DIMLAYER system variable you can also create a new layer to be used.
AutoCAD 2016 now offers a Geometric Center object snap. This was the #2 item on the AUGI wishlist.
When using the Geometric Center osnap you can snap to the geometric center of Closed Polylines, including Polygons and Rectangles. The Geometric center osnap appearance on screen is similar to an 8 pointed asterisk.
A cool tip from Autodesk’s A360 discussion group and Through the Interface Blog shows us how to embed content posted to A360. Another excellent use of a360 that gives users the ability to share and embed design content on websites and publish to blog pages. Any media file format viewable in A360 can be used.
Thursday June 4 2015; Here is the latest attempt to boil down Autodesk Enhancement and Extensions for the Revit 2016 Platform. I’ll post updates to the blog as they roll out. This list is specific for Autodesk not necessary that of others.
From Prototyping to Design to Coordination to Fabrication and Construction, computing power is increasingly becoming the driver to share integrated data across all spectrums of the design cycle. It helps drive change in Architectural, Engineering and Construction business. In anticipation of all this, the next leap in computing power will be Quantum Computing and can…
Finally for those of us with extended design teams is a tool they have been waiting for, connects project data, communication, and your entire project. This comes from a Autodesk Labs and live beta testing. We have been looking for a long time to have ways to collaborate with architects, engineers and contractors…