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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#378)   22 Feb, 2017

Rules of thumb for choosing the right hardware components to support your CAD software; and more.More>>

How to Choose Workstation Components That Can Handle CAD Article
How to Choose Workstation Components That Can Handle CAD   22 Feb, 2017

Which processor, memory, and GPU will support your CAD software — and your users — most effectively? Learn how to make smart choices when specifying your next purchase.More>>

New Cadalyst Tip Sheet Covers Input Devices for CAD Article
New Cadalyst Tip Sheet Covers Input Devices for CAD   20 Feb, 2017

Seventh entry in Cadalyst Pro Tips series is available now, with no registration required.More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#377)   8 Feb, 2017

Learn about potential problems with renting software so your company's not caught unawares; and more.More>>

Surf the Software Licensing Tsunami, Part 2 Article
Surf the Software Licensing Tsunami, Part 2   8 Feb, 2017

The rental software licensing model has benefits, but in order to make wise decisions for your company, you must also learn about its potential problems.More>>

Sponsored: Eliminate the 4% of Processes That Kill Efficiency by up to 50% Video
Sponsored: Eliminate the 4% of Processes That Kill Efficiency by up to 50%   7 Feb, 2017

This video from IMAGINiT Technologies includes three steps to reduce inefficiencies.More>>

Grab AutoCAD Content — and Go! Video
Grab AutoCAD Content — and Go!   7 Feb, 2017

If you’re good with a keyboard, you can grab AutoCAD content (such as blocks and layers) straight from the Command line even faster than you can through the ribbon. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see just how quickly you can access valuable content!More>>

The Perils of AutoCAD’s PICKFIRST System Variable Video
The Perils of AutoCAD’s PICKFIRST System Variable   23 Jan, 2017

With so many system variables in AutoCAD, it's easy to accidentally turn off something vital. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how valuable the system variable PICKFIRST is, and why you never want to turn it off!More>>

Polyga Aims for Affordable Reverse Engineering with SOLIDWORKS Add-In Article
Polyga Aims for Affordable Reverse Engineering with SOLIDWORKS Add-In   19 Jan, 2017

The newly released XTract3D toolbar helps SOLIDWORKS users create parametric CAD models from 3D scan data — for less than $3,000 a seat.More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#376)   18 Jan, 2017

Surf software licensing changes in 2017 instead of getting swamped by them; and more.More>>

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Lynn Allen

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