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CAD Workstation Form Factors 101, Part 5: The Datacenter Workstation Addresses Modern CAD Challenges Article
CAD Workstation Form Factors 101, Part 5: The Datacenter Workstation Addresses Modern CAD Challenges   30 Sep, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: Now that we’ve explored the array of local workstation options, it’s time to look at the benefits and drawbacks of those located in remote datacenters.More>>

Customize Your AutoCAD Cursor Video
Customize Your AutoCAD Cursor    24 Sep, 2018

We work with the AutoCAD cursor all day long … so why aren’t we customizing it to work the way we want to work? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to modify the two parts of the AutoCAD cursor for maximum productivity!More>>

Are Smaller, Cheaper 3D Printers Better than ‘Hero Machines’ for Design? Ultimaker Says Yes Article
Are Smaller, Cheaper 3D Printers Better than ‘Hero Machines’ for Design? Ultimaker Says Yes   23 Sep, 2018

Desktop 3D printing solutions provider Ultimaker makes the case that immediate access and low cost are the keys to getting more iterations into designers’ hands — and ultimately, yielding better designs.More>>

Digital Construction Methods Are Rewriting Business Models Article
Digital Construction Methods Are Rewriting Business Models   20 Sep, 2018

As digital processes — from building information modeling (BIM) to 3D printing — replace traditional ways of working, the design and construction of the built world are being fundamentally changed.More>>

Cadalyst Publishes Generative Design Primer Article
Cadalyst Publishes Generative Design Primer   13 Sep, 2018

A new white paper explains the technology, terminology, and tools in the world of computer-optimized design. More>>

The Industrialization of BIM Workflows Sponsored
The Industrialization of BIM Workflows   11 Sep, 2018

Firms are redefining the purpose and potential of building information modeling (BIM) workflows to make every project perform better through automation, consistency, and repeatability. More>>

Face Fewer Headaches with Xrefs Video
Face Fewer Headaches with Xrefs   10 Sep, 2018

In this final chapter in her series on reducing xref stresses, AutoCAD video tipster Lynn Allen shares two tips to help you save money on painkillers and put you on the road to stress-fee design! Watch as Lynn shows you how to make sure your hard-coded paths are changed from Absolute to Relative,...More>>

3D Printing Begins Proving Its Potential for Construction Article
3D Printing Begins Proving Its Potential for Construction   6 Sep, 2018

New fabrication capabilities are showing concrete results, and expanding design possibilities for construction. More>>

Emerging Hardware and Software Technologies Support Professional VR/AR Applications, Part 2 Article
Emerging Hardware and Software Technologies Support Professional VR/AR Applications, Part 2   31 Aug, 2018

StarVR, HTC, and WorldViz were among the many companies using SIGGRAPH 2018 to showcase their advancements in headset and development platform technologies.More>>

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Find a Home for Orphaned AutoCAD Xrefs   27 Aug, 2018

It’s never a good thing when our AutoCAD xrefs become orphans! Join AutoCAD video tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to easily find an xref orphan’s parent drawing in AutoCAD 2018 or higher and quickly resolve the problem. More>>


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Lynn Allen

In her easy-to-follow, friendly style, long-time Cadalyst contributing editor Lynn Allen guides you through a new feature or time-saving trick in every episode of her popular AutoCAD Video Tips. Subscribe to the free Cadalyst Video Picks newsletter, and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is published. All exclusively from Cadalyst!

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