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Embracing Different Views   1 Aug, 2003

No need to meticulously draw orthographic projects or cross-sections of your design. Wymer shows you how to extract them directly from your 3D model.More>>

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Working with Sheet Metal Parts in Solid Edge   1 Aug, 2003

White takes you through the sheet-metal construction features, from base features to part properties, to flattening.More>>

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Document Types, File Types, and User Types   1 Aug, 2003

Jankowski reviews the different options SolidWorks has for file type choice as well as file naming and the standards that help users work productively.More>>

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The Return of the Express Tools! (Who Says Dreams Don't Come True?)   1 Aug, 2003

Allen celebrates the return of the awesome Express Tools in AutoCAD 2004.More>>

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Upgrade dilemma:Are you ready for the march to AutoCAD 2004?   1 Aug, 2003

It's AutoCAD upgrade time again, and whether you're laboring at Autodesk or at a company that uses AutoCAD, never have the prospects, potential, and pitfalls been more difficult to discern. Companies don't want to spend money on technology, but worry about falling too far behind, especially with...More>>

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Making the Most of Model Tolerances   1 Jul, 2003

Learn how to set up model tolerances, update your model to specific tolerances, and document these tolerances at the drawing level.More>>

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Stream/XP Usability   1 Jul, 2003

Beyond the new ergonomic screen layout and SmartStep enhancements of Solid Edge 14, you can also benefit from the numerous usability advancements.More>>

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Bug Watch: July 2003   1 Jul, 2003

Bug Watch as reported July 1, 2003More>>

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Parametrics-Driven Drawings   1 Jul, 2003

Can one drive an AutoCAD drawing from an Excel spreadsheet? The answer is a resounding "Yes!"More>>

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may I take your order?   1 Jul, 2003

Make fill color transparent with Draworder.More>>