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BIM Use Booming in Transportation Infrastructure Market, Says Dodge Data & Analytics Article
BIM Use Booming in Transportation Infrastructure Market, Says Dodge Data & Analytics   31 May, 2017

Autodesk-sponsored report finds BIM users in four countries are applying the technology on more projects, seeing a positive return on their investment, and closing the gap with BIM use in the construction market.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves   22 May, 2017

We want to go as quickly as possible in AutoCAD, right? We don’t want to spend a split second longer than necessary waiting for AutoCAD to perform a save. In this tutorial from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to speed up any type of save (including automatic saves) so you can get your...More>>

Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD Video
Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD   8 May, 2017

Let’s face it: We need our AutoCAD automatic saves. But are we controlling them, or are they controlling us? In this video from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to get the most out of your automatic saves — and how to use your .SV$ files, should you ever need to!More>>

Sponsored: Designing a Functional Part for Aerospace Video
Sponsored: Designing a Functional Part for Aerospace   8 May, 2017

View this video demonstration to see a sheet metal part from the initial design phase through to manufacturing.More>>

Sponsored: CATIA 3D Master — The Natural Path from 2D to 3D Definition Video
Sponsored: CATIA 3D Master — The Natural Path from 2D to 3D Definition   8 May, 2017

While 2D often remains the master reference for product definition, many don’t realize the problems this causes.More>>

Bricsys Seeks to Take DWG Community ‘Beyond AutoCAD’ Article
Bricsys Seeks to Take DWG Community ‘Beyond AutoCAD’   4 May, 2017

Belgium-based developer expands the scope of BricsCAD with support for building information modeling (BIM), sheet metal design, and Intergraph's plant design package.More>>

Mind the Gap in AutoCAD! Video
Mind the Gap in AutoCAD!   24 Apr, 2017

Snapping to gaps in linetypes in AutoCAD used to be impossible — until the amazing system variable LTGAPSELECTION came along! In this video from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to finally snap to the gap after all these years.More>>

Humanitarian Outreach + Design Technology = Saved Lives Article
Humanitarian Outreach + Design Technology = Saved Lives   20 Apr, 2017

In Nepal and around the globe, Build Change is teaching locals how to recover from natural disaster — and how to survive the next one.More>>

Autodesk Advances BIM Agenda with AEC Software Updates Article
Autodesk Advances BIM Agenda with AEC Software Updates   15 Apr, 2017

Revit 2018 stresses multidiscipline building information modeling (BIM), sees more frequent releases under subscription licensing model. More>>

Your Training Wake-Up Call, Part 1 Article
Your Training Wake-Up Call, Part 1   12 Apr, 2017

CAD Manager Column: Don’t let trendy issues push essentials to the back burner! Build a training plan that engages users, advances management’s goals, and ultimately makes your life easier. More>>


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Lynn Allen

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