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Autodesk Celebrates 25th Autodesk University Autodesk Celebrates 25th Autodesk University
Announcement by Autodesk
At AU Autodesk's new CEO Andrew Anagnost shared his vision for the company, and the company shared updates on generative design, BIM 360 and much more.
Autodesk Expands Product Design & Manufacturing Collection
Announcement by Autodesk
Autodesk has added Nastran In-CAD and Autodesk HSM CAM software to the collection for free, which used to cost over $7,000 per year together.
Easier Automation with iLogic and More in Inventor 2018.1 Easier Automation with iLogic and More in Inventor 2018.1
Announcement by Autodesk
The 2018.1 update adds MBD enhancements like assembly level tolerancing and annotations, a new iLogic feature and faster drawing capabilities.
Autodesk Adds Generative Design to Netfabb 2018

Generative Design takes goals set by a designer like size, weight, cost, etc., and uses cloud computing to create a massive number of design solutions.
Autodesk Names Andrew Anagnost President and CEO Autodesk Names Andrew Anagnost President and CEO
Press Release Issued by Autodesk
Andrew Anagnost is the current interim co-chief executive officer and chief marketing officer, and Amar Haspal will now take that role.
Industry News
Datakit Expands its BIM Offer with Revit Format Reader Datakit Expands its BIM Offer with Revit Format Reader
Press Release Issued by Datakit
CrossManager, Datakit'ss data conversion solution, can now convert Revit (.rvt) files to IGES, STEP, PRC and 3D PDF.
Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit
Press Release Issued by Dell
Meta 2 AR solutions can help engineers visualize and manipulate virtual schematics overlaid on a car or building space under construction.
Theorem Solutions Launches App to Democratize AR & VR
Press Release Issued by Theorem Solutions
The Visualization Experience app is part of Theorem's Digital Realities product line that mixes augmented, mixed and virtual Reality technologies.
ASSESS Initiative Launches the ASSESS Membership Program ASSESS Initiative Launches the ASSESS Membership Program
Press Release Issued by ASSESS
Targeted at individuals and organizations in the analysis/simulation field, members get access to reports, LinkedInGroup and discount to event.
Altair Partner Alliance Expands Software Offering for 2018 Altair Partner Alliance Expands Software Offering for 2018
Press Release Issued by Altair Engineering
Partner applications, such as VSim, CES Selector, Amphyon and more, can be downloaded and used on-demand Altair's with HyperWorks products.
Inventor Partners
IMAGINiT to Deliver 13 Classes at AU and Showcase New Tech IMAGINiT to Deliver 13 Classes at AU and Showcase New Tech
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
Experts from IMAGINiT will lead both manufacturing and AEC sessions at Autodesk University and showcase Clarity for Revit solutions.
Curious About the New Annotation Tools in Inventor? Curious About the New Annotation Tools in Inventor?
Announcment by RAND Worldwide
Join ASCENT's free webcast on Wednesday, August 30 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST to learn how create and share annotations in 3D models.
BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents
Press Release by BlueCielo
The BlueCielo Meridian Mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows devices provides reviewers of asset documents the ability to work anywhere.
Keep Up with Emerging Technologies with Evolve360 Keep Up with Emerging Technologies with Evolve360
Press Release Issued by MasterGraphics
Evolve360 is an annual subscription giving users unlimited access to MasterGraphics' portfolio of training courses for Autodesk products.
Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny
Press Release Issued by Lenovo
The company says it's the world's smallest workstation with ISV certification. It's available now for $799.
User News
STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time
Press Release Issued by STAMOD Engineering
The engineering consultancy firm specializes in rapid tooling, simulation, legacy data, and new product design (NPD), using a variety of CAD tools.
Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration
Press Release by Aras
Aras will be used to strengthen the PLM capabilities of the Gripen aircraft, a smart fighter system.
Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power
By Autodesk
The Inventor of the Year for 2015 designs and manufactures retrofit hybrid powertrains for buses, reducing fuel consumption and emissions.
January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha
Announcement by Autodesk
The Brazil-based company uses Autodesk Fusion 360 to integrate physical and digital elements into their creative marketing campaigns.
Bright Agrotech is Inventing the Future of Agriculture
By Autodesk
ZipFarm, a vertical farming system, was designed with a variety of Autodesk tools, making them Autodes's December Inventing the Future candidate.
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How to get better resolution or display quality in Inventor models?
If you would like to have a better resolution or display quality of the Inventor models, there are couple of settings you can change for…
How Can You Manually Change the Location of a Deployment?
Challenge: Instead of deleting and creating a new deployment, you need to physically move it. Some coded paths do not automatically change when you move a…
What are Common Uses for Silhouette Curves in Inventor?
Silhouette curves are commonly used for generating parting lines for plastic part design, or for use in multi-body part design. See some examples in this article…
Print BOM from Sheet Metal Part
How do I print the BOM from the flat panel dimensions of a sheet metal part? Source: 3DCADForums…
Add a Round Rubber Seal to a Groove
How do I set the mates for a round rubber seal I wish to add to a groove? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
Sharing ILogic Files
What is the best practice for sharing ILOGIC files? Source: Autodesk Forums…
Inventor 2016 mould modeling
I'm trying to do some modeling which involves a set angle on vertical faces. This is because I am trying to model a part which…
iParts
I am trying to learn how to produce an iPart,however on completion of the part and its variations when I try to save I get…