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September 30, 2010

Inventor 2011 Subscription Advantage Pack Released

The Subscription Advantage Pack for Inventor 2011 was released yesterday.So if you are on subscription go to the Subscription website and get your updates today. Here are the key points of the release and the YouTube video released by Autodesk. Autodesk also put a link on their website explaining the additions. Autodesk Website-Subscription Advantage Pack
  • Ease-of-use tools—Use dynamic sectioning, feature auto-name, and flexible drawing view orientation.
  • Tools for building product fabricators—Build custom applications to automate export of Building Information Modeling (BIM)-ready content for BIM applications.
  • Enhanced interoperability—Gain enhanced support for Rhino translators, 3D DWG in/out, iLogic Copy Design.
  • Expanded tooling content libraries*—Gain access to more mold bases and components from popular vendors and expanded coverage for Meusburger mold bases and components. Available as a separate download.
Note: Before installing this Subscription Advantage Pack, ensure that you have installed Autodesk Inventor 2011 Service Pack 1.

Also released yesterday were the Subscription Advantage Packs for AutoCAD and all of the verticals.


September 29, 2010

Inventor Publisher Mobile Viewer for iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad

Just released is the Inventor Publisher Mobile Viewer for the iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad. There are some sample files included so you can check it out, otherwise you have to have the Inventor Publisher desktop software to create you own manuals. Hope everybody enjoys.
Here is a link to the iTunes Website - Inventor Publisher Mobile Viewer

















AutoCAD WS for iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad

Just released is the AutoCad WS for the iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad.
Here is a link to the iTunes Website - AutoCAD WS


September 10, 2010

Updated 3D Annotation for Inventor Now Available Worldwide

Here is a link to an updated Add-in for Inventor on the Autodesk Labs website. They updated the 3D Annotation for Inventor tool for some workflow improvements per user feedback and also opened it up with multiple languages so it now available worldwide. Enjoy.

3D Annotation for Inventor


September 8, 2010

Tip #1 - How To Add Command to Quick Access Toolbar

Here is a quick tutorial on how to add for example, Save Copy As to your Quick Access Toolbar.
  1. Right click to the side of the ribbon, you will get a menu, go to Customize User Commands.
  2. In the left hand column find Save Copy As, click on it and select add, it will add it to the right hand column, hit apply and the close.
  3. By doing this it will add a user commands panel to your ribbon.
  4. Right click on the button it adds and select Add to Quick Access Toolbar and it will appear on your QAT.
  5. Then so you don't have the extra panel on your ribbon, you can shut that panel off by right clicking on the ribbon, go to panels, and deselect User Commands.
  6. If you want this on all of the environments you will have to add it to each one.
Hope you find this helpful.






Here is a video I did also showing the process.