Cadalyst Video Picks (Vol. 4, No. 18)

13 Oct, 2019 By: Cadalyst Staff

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Set Up Your Places List for Speedy AutoCAD File Access

Set Up Your Places List for Speedy AutoCAD File Access
You are opening files all the time — do you have your Select File dialog box set up for maximum efficiency? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to modify the Places list once and for all, so you can quickly access your files and get on with your drawing life! Watch the video

From the CAD Community

Common CAD Data Management Mistakes in PLM

Common CAD Data Management Mistakes in PLM
Dave Martin of MCAE Consulting explains five common mistakes made with regard to CAD data management in a product lifecycle management (PLM) system such as Windchill. These include issues with file naming, metadata, workspaces, and more. Watch the video

Markforged Conformal Vise Jaws Case Study

Markforged Conformal Vise Jaws Case Study
This video from MLC CAD Systems discusses using 3D printing to create vise jaws for a part that needs to be machined to its final tolerances, but would be difficult to clamp without custom jaws. The demonstration covers creation of the jaw design, sending it to the printer, and installing heat-set threaded inserts for secure mounting. Watch the video

 Call for videos: Cadalyst editors invite you to suggest a video for inclusion in "From the CAD Community." Submissions must be previously published and nonpromotional. They should provide guidance on CAD technologies and trends; do not submit software tutorials or "tips and tricks"–type videos. Send the link to

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