Revit: 2015 R2 UR8 Available (Subscription Customers)
Thursday, May 28, 2015

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From The Architect's Desktop

Revit 2016 and 2015 Updates via What Revit Wants
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Validating Symbol Table Names in AutoCAD
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

If you are writing a lisp routine and you have to ask the user for a new symbol table name, such ...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

All for BIM and BIM for all
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Does it seem like the people who get all the BIM training in your architecture or engineering fir...   » read more..   
From Autodesk University

100 Days of GCC 2015
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Autodesk participates in the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC) with hundreds of employee teams com...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Civil 3D Style Evolution
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

I teach a fair amount of classes around the functionality of Civil 3D. One common dilemma I hear ...   » read more..   
From Land Development Engineering

Are Cisco Jabber & A360 Desktop related?
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

I like both — totally different applications — and hadn’t noticed the similarity until Windows de...   » read more..   
From RobiNZ CAD Blog

SolidWorks founders to revolutionize MCAD again
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

by Ralph Grabowski, reprinted from Design Engineering magazine Around the year 2000, the Internet...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Windows Live Writer and Blogger NotFound: Not Found error
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Yesterday a problem started with Windows Live Writer and Blogger making it impossible to post blo...   » read more..   
From JTB World Blog

Disappearing Shortcut Node
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

This is a quick service announcement for those that don’t use data shortcuts. You or your f...   » read more..   
From Land Development Engineering

Worlds Oldest Tools Discovered
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The oldest stone tools known to man were found in remote Northern Kenya. The tools date back 3.3 ...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Autodesks Pier 9 Artist in Residence 2015 Reel
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Autodesk’s Pier 9 is a SF office space where many resident artists and Autodesk employees make so...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Improved Rebar Display Performance and Placement Precision in Revit 2016
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Right now Revit regenerates reinforcement only for what is visible on the screen. You can now als...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

ACA/AMEP 2016: Property Visibility Override
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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From The Architect's Desktop

AU2015 Class Submissions are due today!
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

If you have not started working on yours, it’s probably too late now. But if you have been ...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

JTB Steel 1.2.1 released
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

JTB Steel is an AutoCAD add-in that helps with drafting of steel frames and steel detailing. Vers...   » read more..   
From JTB World Blog

Cooling down after the SF VR Hackathon
Monday, May 25, 2015

The 2nd VR Hackathon, which took place in San Francisco over the weekend, was an absolute blast. ...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Revit Tip - Controlling Your Levels: Project Base Point and Survey Point...
Monday, May 25, 2015

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From The Revit Kid.com!

CEO Sean Flaherty Wants to Grow Vectorworks to 3 Million Users
Friday, May 22, 2015

I'm with Sean Flaherty, CEO of Nemetschek Vectorworks, and he is on a roll. He just successfully ...   » read more..   
From CAD Insider

Meet the Robot that Draws
Friday, May 22, 2015

My Autodesk Office of the CTO colleagues Evan Atherton and David Thomasson were just featured in ...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Be Safe This Weekend
Friday, May 22, 2015

It is Memorial Day weekend in the United States which kicks off Summer. Sadly it also is the star...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Revit 2016 | Project Performance - Part 1
Friday, May 22, 2015

Often the Revit product team is asked how the Revit product line takes advantage of multiple proc...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

Revit 2016 Performance comparisons
Friday, May 22, 2015

If you’re debating whether to migrate a project to 2016 these posts from ‘The Factory’ may help t...   » read more..   
From RobiNZ CAD Blog

Viewing 50+ design software formats from a web-page
Friday, May 22, 2015

This is very cool. As Stephen Preston has reported, over on the Cloud & Mobile DevBlog, the A360 ...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Throwback Thursday AutoCAD-86 Version 1.1 Floppy
Thursday, May 21, 2015

AutoCAD-86 version 1.1 original floppy disk for the old Victor platform from 1982/1983. Cheers Shaan   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

High Tech Venus Flytrap
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Today I received an update notice for the Adobe Flash Player (and I had thought Flash was dead an...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

AUGI HotNews - May 2015
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Read the full issue (must be logged into AUGI.com) in your browser. The full issue contains the b...   » read more..   
From BLAUGI Blog of Autodesk User Group International

Revit User Group Wellington May Meeting announcement
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Details of next Wednesdays RUGWELL March meeting: First presentation: Case Study - The Adelaide C...   » read more..   
From RobiNZ CAD Blog

Create View Template - Tool Description
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Tick tock, tick tock: Have you submitted your proposal?
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

It seems like just yesterday we announced the opening of the AU 2015 Call for Proposals, and here...   » read more..   
From Autodesk University

An interesting visit to the SVVR exhibition hall
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Yesterday I went along with two fellow Autodeskers, Lars and Oleg, to the Silicon Valley Virtual ...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

99% Invisible is 100% Awesome!
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

A Portland Oregon friend of mine turned me onto a great storytelling podcast named 99% Invisible ...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Why I Don’t See Arc Grid in Elevation/Section Views?
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

We published about Revit column gridlines are not showing in certain level. When you open some fl...   » read more..   
From CAD Notes

Technology that I couldn't get working
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

HDMI out -> USB in I have this Surface-class tablet I rarely use, because it is underpowered. But...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Apocalypse nearing as computers slow down
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Now! Slower than 1GHz! 2014 was the year the computer world began running backwards. Those of us ...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

New this week in upFront.eZine: Why Multi-Core CPUs are Useless for CAD
Monday, May 18, 2015

Issue #859 The dirty secret in CAD is that multi-core CPUs (which all computers today boast) are ...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Revit Tip - Snap Override for Less Frustration
Monday, May 18, 2015

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From The Revit Kid.com!

VRing in SF
Monday, May 18, 2015

I’m on the train to Zurich airport, where I’ll hop on the direct flight to San Francisco. This ev...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Revit 2016 - IFC Observations
Sunday, May 17, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Revit 2016 - IFC Snap Align and Dimensions
Saturday, May 16, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Autodesk 2016, ready by 4539?
Saturday, May 16, 2015

I think I’ll restart and hope for a faster connection to get these patches…   » read more..   
From RobiNZ CAD Blog

Revit 2016 - IFC Links and Rooms
Friday, May 15, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Favourite Standard Revit Keyboard Shortcuts
Friday, May 15, 2015

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From revit in plain english

Autodesk Open-Source Ember 3D Printer Design Files
Friday, May 15, 2015

Autodesk posted the open-source design files under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike lice...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Creating a rectangular jigsaw puzzle with specific dimensions inside AutoCAD ...
Friday, May 15, 2015

Following on from the last post, where we saw an outline for this series of posts on AutoCAD I/O,...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Autodesk Dynamo Studio and FormIt 360 Pro Announced
Friday, May 15, 2015

Autodesk announced this week at the AIA show the new Dynamo Studio and FormIt 360 Pro releases of...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Gravity Analysis in Revit 2016
Friday, May 15, 2015

There is a new analysis type available in the Structural Analysis for Revit service. This is a si...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

Revit 2016 - Truss Chord Rotation
Friday, May 15, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

AUGIWorld May 2015 Issue Released!
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Now that the new Autodesk software releases are rolled out, it's time to implement. For those who...   » read more..   
From BLAUGI Blog of Autodesk User Group International

New this week in upFront.eZine: HP Talks About PageWide
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Issue #858 HP has spent 15 years working on modular page-wide printheads that work with any width...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Custom AutoCAD linetypes
Thursday, May 14, 2015

There is little sense in preparing a tutorial on creating custom AutoCAD linetypes, because there...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

How to get a dual monitor set up at home
Thursday, May 14, 2015

It is a multi-step (and quite expensive) process, but worked for me: Get a heat pump installed (n...   » read more..   
From RobiNZ CAD Blog

AU online’s extreme makeover
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Have you noticed AU online’s new look? It’s fresh, it’s chic, and it’s just what we needed to kic...   » read more..   
From Autodesk University

New Release of Autodesk Recap
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

At the recent SPAR Conference Autodesk announced the new release of ReCap and the Reality Computi...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

Revit 2016 - Loss Method and ASHRAE Tables
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Coffee Please Social Media Experiment
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

I am sitting in a new space in Autodesk’s San Francisco Steuart and would like a cappuccino. Let ...   » read more..   
From Between the Lines

AutoCAD I/O and custom applications
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The title of this post is probably a bit misleading: I’m not actually going to show how this work...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

CAD to Revit and Back Again
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Recently we ran into an issue with our title blocks. We had a company logo that had originally be...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

Exploding Text into lines
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

In a previous post, we described how to “explode” complex linetypes into individual l...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

Revit 2016 - Piping Units Addition
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Revit 2016 - Selection Box
Monday, May 11, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Autodesk University 2015 class proposals
Monday, May 11, 2015

A reminder that proposals are open for AU2015 until May 26th. I’ve just submitted two, myself. Of...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Sorting in Sheet Set Manager Model Tab
Monday, May 11, 2015

Alright then… Back from an extended writing hiatus. I’ve not been terribly busy but seemed to nee...   » read more..   
From Land Development Engineering

BIM After Dark - Volume 3 Survey: Revit Families [ What Do You Want to Know? ]
Monday, May 11, 2015

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From The Revit Kid.com!

Type Catalog - Just say NO to Load Into Project
Sunday, May 10, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Temporary Dimension Size and Reference Plane Names
Saturday, May 9, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Curtain Wall Panel Template - Reporting Parameter Error
Friday, May 8, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

How to export specific class properties to a pcf-file
Friday, May 8, 2015

You may need to use pcf-files for data exchange with other applications. By default only some spe...   » read more..   
From In the Pipes

Wish - Create Similar for Lines
Thursday, May 7, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Improved User Productivity in Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2016
Thursday, May 7, 2015

In the 2016 version there are some new features which improve user productivity. The selection fe...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

Charity begins in the office?
Thursday, May 7, 2015

In the past I’ve mentioned the Autodesk Foundation and to some extent the focus Autodesk has on b...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

Revit 2016 - Rotate Project North
Thursday, May 7, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Better BIM: Do more, faster with AutoCAD MEP
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Calling all MEP engineers; HVAC, electrical, and piping designers; BIM managers, and BIM content ...   » read more..   
From Autodesk University

Jigging an AutoCAD block with attributes using .NET (redux)
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Our old friend Roland Feletic emailed me last week. He’d been having some trouble with this previ...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

FlexNet feature codes for Autodesk 2016 products
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

The list with FlexNet feature codes has been updated with Autodesk 2016 products. In JTB FlexRepo...   » read more..   
From JTB World Blog


Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Plant 3D team wanted to pass the word about the upcoming AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT Answer Day. A...   » read more..   
From In the Pipes

Optional Instance Override Example Two
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Lawyer tells inside story how Visio got IntelliCAD from Softdesk
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Boomerang-ing It's been 18 years since a little something now known as IntelliCAD got it start, a...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Architects Could Love the Microsoft HoloLens
Monday, May 4, 2015

While this new headgear may be great for games, we wonder what it might do for serious applicatio...   » read more..   
From CAD Insider

Link Positioning Manual - Base Point
Monday, May 4, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Happy Star Wars Day!
Monday, May 4, 2015

From my cubicle in the depths of the Death Star… To celebrate this Star Wars Day, why not build y...   » read more..   
From Through the Interface

New this week in upFront.eZine: Our 20th Anniversary!
Monday, May 4, 2015

Issue #857 On 1 May 1995, the very first issue of upFront.eZine was sent out to a small group of ...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Optional Instance Override
Saturday, May 2, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Rocky Style: Vectorworks Throws a Party in Philadelphia
Friday, May 1, 2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Apr 28, 2015 — Vectorworks is known to be a company that punches above its weig...   » read more..   
From CAD Insider

Group Editing and Ceiling Hosted Elements
Friday, May 1, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Book Review: Architect + Entrepreneur
Friday, May 1, 2015

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From The Revit Kid.com!

Rebar Scheduling Improvements in Revit 2016
Friday, May 1, 2015

Right now when you create rebar schedules, you have the possibility to list elements per member. ...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

MEP & Structural Fabricators Forum – Call for Proposals
Thursday, April 30, 2015

We are happy to say that we’ll be back at Autodesk University this year with a preconference dedi...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

Upgrade to Revit 2016 - Grumble grumble
Thursday, April 30, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Here's why 3D Systems sales fell so badly last quarter
Thursday, April 30, 2015

DDD It was not a happy day for 3D Systems when they faced financial analysts early, to pre-announ...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

What’s New in AutoCAD 2016: Rendering
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

AutoCAD 2016 has new rendering engine and IBL environment. It makes rendering easy and fast. We c...   » read more..   
From CAD Notes

Should you speak at AU? AEC expert Matt Stachoni says yes
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Did you hear that the AU 2015 Call for Proposals is officially open? Time’s a-ticking. You have u...   » read more..   
From Autodesk University

Revit 2016 - Edit Multiple Wall Joins
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Need to move a Plant Vault project to a different server? Here's how to do it...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Option 1: Open the original project and detach it from the Vault: Right-click the project in the ...   » read more..   
From In the Pipes

Innovative Approaches and The Role of Reinforced Concrete
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Recently the Martin/Martin, Inc.’s Construction Engineering Services (CES) team was awarded with ...   » read more..   
From BIM & BEAM

Video tutorial: Storing BricsCAD customizations with partial CUI files
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Video tutorial by Ralph Grabowski When you customize BrisCAD through the default.cui file, you ca...   » read more..   
From WorldCAD Access

Revit 2016 - Multiline Text Parameter and Shared Parameters
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

Revit Technology Conference 2015 Summary
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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From Revit OpEd

AUGI HotNews - April 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Read the full issue (must be logged into AUGI.com) in your browser. The full issue contains the b...   » read more..   
From BLAUGI Blog of Autodesk User Group International

Disable Cursor Badges in AutoCAD
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Cursor badges are little icons that appear near the cursor to show you what command is active. Th...   » read more..   
From CAD Panacea

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