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Autodesk Envisions More Manufacturing with Less Human Input Article
Autodesk Envisions More Manufacturing with Less Human Input   18 Nov, 2017

Updates to Fusion 360 capabilities promote automation of the product creation process.More>>

Control AutoCAD Text Height with Styles Video
Control AutoCAD Text Height with Styles   13 Nov, 2017

Sometimes the text commands prompt you for a height, and sometimes they don’t — what’s up with that? Join Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she shows you how to control the AutoCAD text height with the Style command for maximum productivity! More>>

State of the CAD Industry, Part 1: Questions for CAD Managers Article
State of the CAD Industry, Part 1: Questions for CAD Managers   8 Nov, 2017

CAD Manager Column: Do your experiences in the CAD environment align with the messages that software vendors are promoting? More>>

Bricsys: We’re Not Holding Back on DWG, Part 1 Article
Bricsys: We’re Not Holding Back on DWG, Part 1   2 Nov, 2017

At its user conference in Paris, the company boldly commits to continued innovation and support of the file format — and the customers that rely on it — and shares the latest BricsCAD developments to prove it. More>>

Fully Armed with Trinity of CAD, Graebert Ramps Up Battle for DWG Users Article
Fully Armed with Trinity of CAD, Graebert Ramps Up Battle for DWG Users   31 Oct, 2017

With its multi-platform CAD solution completed, the ARES developer is more determined than ever to challenge AutoCAD.More>>

Working with Navisworks Files in AutoCAD Video
Working with Navisworks Files in AutoCAD   23 Oct, 2017

Have you ever been asked to coordinate your AutoCAD drawings with a Navisworks file? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how easy it is to bring a Navisworks file into AutoCAD and draw objects within the file (and avoid clashes!).More>>

Year in Infrastructure 2017: Bentley Systems Seeks to Ditch Dark Data with New Take on iModels Article
Year in Infrastructure 2017: Bentley Systems Seeks to Ditch Dark Data with New Take on iModels   14 Oct, 2017

By moving beyond information containers to timelines, the company hopes to give infrastructure professionals a better handle on the constant in AEC projects: change. More>>

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Good-Bye, Inevitable Crashing; Hello, Rock Solid   12 Oct, 2017

A proper CAD workstation provides much-needed support for SOLIDWORKS modeling — and even more so, for photorealistic rendering.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Dock Palettes for Speedy Access Video
Dock AutoCAD Palettes for Speedy Access   9 Oct, 2017

Join Lynn Allen as she addresses the number-one question she gets about her videos. She’ll also show you how docking palettes for easy access can save you lots of time! More>>

Dassault Systèmes Promotes End-to-End Model-Based Design with SOLIDWORKS 2018 Article
Dassault Systèmes Promotes End-to-End Model-Based Design with SOLIDWORKS 2018    30 Sep, 2017

Latest version of the 3D design and engineering software portfolio keeps the focus on the complete design-to-manufacturing process, and pursues a future of further integration and automation in design.More>>


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Lynn Allen

In her easy-to-follow, friendly style, long-time Cadalyst contributing editor and Autodesk Technical Evangelist 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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