To engage with a command like Extrude, Inventor has traditionally used the dialog box to navigate the controls. For a while you were also able to use the mini toolbar in tandem with the dialog box and that just irritated users to bits and pieces. Autodesk never got rid of the mini toolbar they just disabled the view of it.
Copy is a fantastic tool when it comes to making many variations of your design quickly and efficiently.
Have you ever received a drawing in PDF format and had to rescale it to a precise length. This short video will take you through importing a PDF into AutoCAD and then scaling it appropriately to the 1:1 values that you need to complete the design.
The fantastic thing about iCopy is that it will copy and leave no trace to the original part you were working on.
When using the skeletal modelling technique in any 3D parametric package one needs to be aware of the fact that changing the skeleton part or sketch that is driving the design will change any and all parts, assemblies and drawings still linked to that primary skeleton object.
Inventor 2020 - What's New User Interface and experience
Traditionally when you were looking at purchasing a CAD software package using software you had 2 choices. AutoCAD and then a product that would be specific to your industry. [...]
I recently used iCopy in a project I was undertaking specifically because of the fact that the copies I was making just varied in one size and that change [...]
Inventor iCopy solved my Problem
When using iCopy design there are a couple of rules to follow. The first thing to take note of is that iCopy works on adaptivity and skeletal modelling. Top [...]
Sketch symbols are a great way to communicate design intent when working in Inventor, These 2D sketches can be shared both between sheets in a drawing as well as between drawings either on your local hard drive or over a company intranet.
Autodesk Subscription - logging into your software
The default title block for Inventor is a good start to communicating information about your design but some of the information may not be applicable to the standards in your company. This video will give you a quick start guide on how to edit and replace the information that is displayed when creating your title block