Creating documents for downstream manufacturing processes can be a tedious manual job. If you are using Vault Professional or Workgroup, this add-in will help automate the process of creating DWFx’s, STEP, PDF’s, DWG’s and DXF’s automatically. The DXF would be a representation of the flat pattern for any sheet metal components that you have created […]
In any Engineering workflow process one finds themselves having to share information or documentation with colleagues who do not have access to the CAD or Engineering software that you utilise. With Autodesk Vault, you have a single location to collect all that data but how do you share it in the format that it needs […]
AutoCAD (DWG) and Design Review (DWF or DWFX) files can now be linked directly in to a Revit file from the files that are automatically synchronized from the cloud onto the desktop through the Autodesk Desktop Connector. This is great as one no longer must download the files to be linked onto one’s hard drive each time someone else updates the file. Also, the mark-up file (Design Review file) can now be stored in one location for management purposes, and this file can be linked into multiple users files at the same time. When the user synchronises the file (only one may do so at a time).
The multi-sheet plotter can be found under the Windows start menu, Autodesk, Inventor 2018. At the top you will be able to select a printer and change the properties to be either landscape or portrait. Below the printer you have the option to work in either metric or imperial. (This does not effect the units […]