Inventor
Email Password
The Independent Community for Autodesk Inventor™ Users
Latest Community Features


Did Your Requet Make It? Customer Driven Enhancements Did Your Requet Make It? Customer Driven Enhancements
By Dan Szymanski You asked for selection window in multi-body part for bodies, you got it! Sheet metal flange options- check! See what else went into Inventor 2021.
MORE CAD & Tech Conference Updates MORE CAD & Tech Conference Updates
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor Update! Autodesk University will be held virtually along with 3DEXPERIENCE Forum, PTC LiveWorx and Siemens' Realize LIVE.
How to Get the Most Out of Autodesk Vault
By Caleb Funk, IMAGINiT Technologies IMAGINiT Technologies' Caleb Funk explains how to take advantage of Autodesk Vault data management software and use it to it's fullest potential.
Bridging CAD/PLM and SCM Graphics Bridging CAD/PLM and SCM Graphics
By Dan Raker, ConnectPress President ConnectPress President Dan Raker discusses how KISTERS enables engineering data mobility regardless of the source or destination brands.
Design Trends: What's In, What's Overrated? Design Trends: What's In, What's Overrated?
Compiled by ConnectPress CIMdata's Stan Przybylinski says generative design solutions have evolved and are ready for prime time. Find out what software he thinks is overrated.
Avoid the Top 5 Inventor Mistakes Organizations Make
By Caleb Funk, IMAGINiT Technologies Watch this on-demand webinar on common mistakes organizations make in the areas of modeling, design representation techniques and sharing files.
Inventor Generative Design Workflow
By Luke Mihelcic, Autodesk Check out this video on how to take advantage of a Generative Design workflow using Fusion 360 and Inventor.
An Interview with Adaptive on PLM and ERP An Interview with Adaptive on PLM and ERP
Compiled by ConnectPress Adaptive Corporation's John Gable discusses trends affecting the need for both PLM and ERP systems, including mechatronics, Industry 4.0 and more.
You Asked and Autodesk Delivered- Inventor 2020.1 is Here You Asked and Autodesk Delivered- Inventor 2020.1 is Here
By Jim Byrne Autodesk Users can expect a new addition to the hole command, improvements to the iProperties dialog, frame generator and more. Peep the video!
Biggest Updates in Autodesk’s Industry Collections Biggest Updates in Autodesk’s Industry Collections
By Claire Collins, Autodesk Autodesk product managers highlight the biggest updates in the AEC, Product Design & Manufacturing, and Media & Entertainment Industry Collections.
See What's New in Inventor 2020 See What's New in Inventor 2020
Announcement by Autodesk New commands like Unwrap have been added. With Inventor 2020, you can use Unwrap to flatten nearly any set of faces into a flat surface.
Avoid the Top Five Inventor User Mistakes Avoid the Top Five Inventor User Mistakes
By Caleb Funk, IMAGINiT Technologies Watch this on-demand webinar on common mistakes organizations make in the areas of modeling, design representation techniques and sharing files.
Design & Manufacturing Trends in 2019 & Beyond Design & Manufacturing Trends in 2019 & Beyond
Compiled by ConnectPress Generative design, artificial intelligence, robots. See what Autodesk CEO and President and VP of Research of CIMdata have to say about 2019.
Disruption Is Here in Automotive- Are You Ready? Disruption Is Here in Automotive- Are You Ready?
By ANSYS Read this article to see how simulation technology pervasively addresses disruptive automotive technologies.
Disruption in Aerospace and Defense Is Here: Are You Ready? Disruption in Aerospace and Defense Is Here: Are You Ready?
By ANSYS See how A & D companies are using simulation to evaluate thousands of product scenarios and overcome barriers to get products to market faster.
Creating Value When PLM and ERP Work Together Creating Value When PLM and ERP Work Together
By John MacKrell, CIMdata John MacKrell of CIMdata explains the necessary strategy for bringing PLM, ERP, and MES together to form a complete product realization strategy.
Simulation for Everyone! Experts and Non-experts Alike Simulation for Everyone! Experts and Non-experts Alike
By Robert Farrell, Rev-Sim.Org Robert Farrell makes the case on the benefits of putting computer-aided engineering tools in the hands of non-expert analysts too.
Inventor Turns 19! Performance Improvements Then and Now Inventor Turns 19! Performance Improvements Then and Now
By Autodesk The latest 2019 version includes a host of 3D navigation and drawing view creation performance improvements, and is built to handle large assemblies.
Does Your SMB Need PLM? Does Your SMB Need PLM?
By Lynn Manning, Parker Group Lynn Manning talks to Adaptive's Jon Gable and Razorleaf's Jonathan Scott about if PLM is practical for SMB's and if they should adopt.
3 User Pitfalls When Migrating Data from AutoCAD to Inventor
By IMAGINiT Technologies Inventor and AutoCAD have different tools, terminology, and workflows, which can make the migration a challenge. Avoid these top 3 mistakes.
8 Myths About ANSYS Discovery Live 8 Myths About ANSYS Discovery Live
By Dan Raker, ConnectPress This article looks at misconceptions about analysis and simulation software, such as ANSYS Discovery Live, is only for specialists.
Netfabb 2019 is Here with Updates and New Support Actions Netfabb 2019 is Here with Updates and New Support Actions
By Kimberly Stout, Autodesk This latest release brings updates to two of the most powerful Netfabb features: simulation and latticing, along with new cloud viewing and more!
What’s New: Autodesk Inventor 2019.1 Update
By Loren Welch, Product Manager, Autodesk Frame generator and Content Center enhancements are great examples of where user feedback helped drive workflow improvements.
Cloud Connected Autodesk Inventor
By Loren Welch, Autodesk Learn about the three cloud connections our Inventor 2019 subscribers have access to, including Shared Views, Autodesk Drive and AnyCAD with Fusion 360.