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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#400)   28 Feb, 2018

Marking an editorial milestone, Cadalyst editors interview Robert Green for a behind-the-scenes look at his CAD Manager's Newsletter and how CAD management has evolved over the decades.More>>

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Celebrating 400 Issues of the CAD Manager's Newsletter: An Interview with Robert Green   28 Feb, 2018

CAD Manager Column: Marking a major editorial milestone, Cadalyst editors interview the author for a behind-the-scenes look at the newsletter and how CAD management has evolved over the decades. More>>

Importing PDFs into AutoCAD: Data Integrity and Image Files Video
Importing PDFs into AutoCAD: Data Integrity and Image Files   26 Feb, 2018

In this final installment of my series on importing PDF files into AutoCAD as objects, you’ll learn about some of the bad news — data integrity — as well as find out how you can control the location of the imported raster images (PNG files). More>>

SOLIDWORKS World 2018: In an Era of Mature Design Software, 'Harder Problems' Beckon Article
SOLIDWORKS World 2018: In an Era of Mature Design Software, 'Harder Problems' Beckon   17 Feb, 2018

Once CAD is finely honed for its original purpose, what’s left for a developer to tackle? At the annual SOLIDWORKS user event, Dassault Systèmes shows where its focus lies now. More>>

Cadalyst Celebrates 400 Issues of CAD Manager's Newsletter Article
Cadalyst Celebrates 400 Issues of Robert Green's CAD Manager's Newsletter   16 Feb, 2018

Cadalyst is thrilled to mark a milestone in the CAD management community: the 400th issue of the CAD Manager's Newsletter by Robert Green.More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#399)   14 Feb, 2018

To create a relationship that benefits both sides, start thinking about CAD management problems from a project manager's perspective.More>>

Succeed by Teaming Up with Project Managers Article
Succeed by Teaming Up with Project Managers   14 Feb, 2018

CAD Manager Column: Start thinking about common CAD management problems from the project manager’s point of view, and you’ll be on your way to building a win–win relationship and more authority to execute your own priorities.More>>

Convert Single-Line Text to Paragraph Text in AutoCAD Video
Convert Single-Line Text to Paragraph Text in AutoCAD   12 Feb, 2018

So you’ve converted your SHX text to single-line MTEXT in AutoCAD (after inserting it from a PDF). But you really wish it were in paragraph format so you could modify the width, and maybe even change the numeric order or bullets! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how easy it is to convert your...More>>

The Hidden Danger of Memory Errors in CAD Computing Article
The Hidden Danger of Memory Errors in CAD Computing   31 Jan, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: They may arise infrequently, but the consequences of small memory errors can be huge. How can you reduce the chance of errors — and should you bother? More>>

Cadalyst Publishes Guide to Top CAD Technology Trends of 2018 Article
Cadalyst Publishes Guide to Top CAD Technology Trends of 2018   25 Jan, 2018

The new white paper provides an industry insider's perspective on which technologies matter the most at the moment — and in the months to come.More>>

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Lynn Allen

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