Introduction A while back a customer asked how to create a certain shape they need to draw up in AutoCAD. In plan it needs to be a circle but in elevation it should have a curved profile. In this blog I’ll show the process of how to create the shape as shown. Process The idea […]
In this next video I will demonstrate how to create the look and feel of the old classic interface for AutoCAD LT and AutoCAD. This Workspace was taken out of the software but if you are familiar with the CUI (custom user interface) you will be able to create the old nostalgic feel of AutoCAD […]
When new users migrate to BIM 360 Cloud Collaboration, they may be surprised that the occasional Revit feature performs differently to the Local Area Network (LAN) based Revit, or it does not exist. It is common for architects to use groups when they start to design a building where rooms or apartments are repeated on […]
Nastran In CAD can analyse a system for Buckling. There are a couple of steps to get your final result but the first step is to find the critical buckling value and compare it to the yield strength of your material. If it is lower than the yield strength then your part has buckled and […]
I have been trying out Microsoft programs online and using them in BIM 360 and the web. It makes sense that one should be able to modify cloud files from any terminal so long as one has access to a browser and a license for Microsoft 365. While common wisdom holds that Excel should be […]
One of the most underutilised tools in AutoCAD must be the Group command. It is not dissimilar to the Block command but has a bit more flexibility when it comes to removing and adding objects to the group. The command can be accessed in the Home tab on the Groups Panel. To create a group […]
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Introduction A customer asked us recently for assistance to generate an activation code for their AutoCAD LT 2009 software as they encountered a problem with the activation. Process As an Autodesk reseller I would create a support case on Autodesk and provide the request code and and Autodesk will then provide the activation code. Support […]