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Autodesk Software Deployments 101   29 Apr, 2013

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: This article demystifies a time-saving method for rolling out software, and also explains how easy it is to reconfigure a software deployment after it has been built.More>>

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Firm Cuts Seat Design Costs by 60% Using Topology-Optimization Software   25 Apr, 2013

Design Concepts calls on PareTOWorks, a new SolidWorks add-in, to confidently eliminate the metal hinge in a stadium seat.More>>

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Create Custom Autodesk Inventor Part Templates   28 Mar, 2013

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Instead of starting from scratch whenever you need a common part, save yourself some modeling time with custom templates.More>>

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Store and Access Autodesk Inventor Styles and Templates   28 Mar, 2013

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: To vault or to share — that is the question. This tutorial explains the benefits and limitations of both methods.More>>

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Have It Your Way   28 Mar, 2013

Tech Trends: Mass-customization depends on parametric modeling to deliver made-to-order goods in less time and at less cost than one might have ever imagined.More>>

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The Alpha of Beta Testers   14 Mar, 2013

Masanobu Higashino devotes his free time to hunting down bugs and honing his SolidWorks expertise.More>>

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CadFaster Launches MyCadbox for Fast, Cloud-Based 3D Model Sharing   5 Mar, 2013

Now available as a public beta test in PC and iPad versions, the tool supports viewing, coviewing, and markup of STEP files — with DWG support coming soon.More>>

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Understanding AutoCAD Mechanical Object Snap Settings   13 Feb, 2013

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Do you ever feel like your object snaps are possessed? If you are experiencing odd behavior while using them, this tip can help.More>>

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SolidWorks World 2013, Part 2: A Sampling of Product Debuts   24 Jan, 2013

More than 100 solution partners took part in the event, filling the Partner Pavilion with hardware and software offerings for all types of mechanical CAD users — including these new releases.More>>

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At SolidWorks World 2013, Users Get a Peek at What's Coming in Version 2014   24 Jan, 2013

Company reveals long list of new features, discusses the move to the cloud, and announces My.SolidWorks.com web portal and new Mechanical Conceptual tool. More>>