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Autodesk to Acquire PlanGrid Autodesk to Acquire PlanGrid
Press Release Issued by Autodesk
Autodesk has signed an agreement to acquire PlanGrid, a leading provider of construction productivity software, for $875 million.
Top News from Autodesk University 2018 Top News from Autodesk University 2018
Announcements by Autodesk
Autodesk announced a partnership with Unity on AR/VR, updates to BIM 360 and Generative Design, unveiled NASA's concept lander, and more.
Autodesk Inventor Nesting Utility Update 2019.2 Autodesk Inventor Nesting Utility Update 2019.2
By IMAGINiT Technologies
Autodesk recently released an update for the Inventor Nesting utility that corrected some issues and added several new features and enhancements.
Learn About Autodesk InfraWorks 2019.2 in Upcoming Webinar
Announcement by Autodesk
The latest version of InfraWorks, 2019.2, supports complex bridge design, ArcGIS data integration, and includes InfraWorks Home menu upgrades.
Autodesk & Amazon Web Services to Offer Extra Cloud Credits Autodesk & Amazon Web Services to Offer Extra Cloud Credits
By Srinath Jonnalagadda
Get started with generative design by getting 500 extra cloud credits for new Fusion 360 Ultimate subscriptions. Offer ends September 31.
Industry News
Stratasys Aims to Transform Industrial-Grade 3D Printing Stratasys Aims to Transform Industrial-Grade 3D Printing

According to Stratasys, the F120 3D printer makes complex and functional parts up to 3X faster than competitive solutions.
Inventor 2020 is Here! Inventor 2020 is Here!
Announcement by Autodesk
The Extrude, Sweep, Revolve and Thread commands have all been refreshed, plus, brand new commands like Unwrap have been added.
Introducing the Form 3 and Form 3L 3D Printers Introducing the Form 3 and Form 3L 3D Printers
Press Release Issued by Formlabs
Formlabs introduced the Form 3 desktop 3D printer and the Form 3L, a large format resin 3D printer, both available for pre-order.
CONTACT Software and PROSTEP Cooperate on Collaboration CONTACT Software and PROSTEP Cooperate on Collaboration
Press Release Issued by PROSTEP and Contact Software
CONTACT Software and PROSTEP are using their skills in IT, processes and methods in order to offer suitable solutions for collaboration scenarios.
Cortona3D Releases Rapidauthor 11.1 Cortona3D Releases Rapidauthor 11.1
Press Release Issued by Cortona3D
The authoring software includes updates to Rapid Author Teamcenter, and now supports Solid Edge 2019, SOLIDORKS 2019, and Autodesk Inventor 2019.
Inventor Partners
TEDCF Releases 9 Autodesk Inventor 2019 Training Courses TEDCF Releases 9 Autodesk Inventor 2019 Training Courses
Press Release Issued by TEDCF
The new video courses include Dynamic Simulation Made Simple Course, The iLogic Made Simple Course, The Inventor Studio Made Simple Course, and more.
New Release of IMAGINiT Clarity for Revit 2019 New Release of IMAGINiT Clarity for Revit 2019
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
IMAGINiT Clarity is compatible with Revit 2019 as well as current and previous versions of BIM 360 software, and includes several new features.
New Release of IMAGINiT Pulse Integration Platform
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
IMAGINiT Pulse helps design and manufacturing engineers and architects overcome data workflow challenges, Supports Autodesk Vault and BIM 360.
IMAGINiT Launches New eLearning Platform for Users & Mgmt. IMAGINiT Launches New eLearning Platform for Users & Mgmt.
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
Through a new partnership with Eagle Point, IMAGINiT's ProductivityNOW eLearning offers valuable tools for both CAD managers and users.
IMAGINiT Technologies Launches New Utilities for Revit IMAGINiT Technologies Launches New Utilities for Revit
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
Now with 27 tools that run directly inside Revit software, IMAGINiT Utilities for Revit now includes three new utilities.
User News
STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time
Press Release Issued by STAMOD Engineering
The engineering consultancy firm specializes in rapid tooling, simulation, legacy data, and new product design (NPD), using a variety of CAD tools.
Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration
Press Release by Aras
Aras will be used to strengthen the PLM capabilities of the Gripen aircraft, a smart fighter system.
Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power Autodesk's Inventor of the Year 2015 is Vantage Power
By Autodesk
The Inventor of the Year for 2015 designs and manufactures retrofit hybrid powertrains for buses, reducing fuel consumption and emissions.
January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha January's Autodesk Inventing the Future Award Goes to Bolha
Announcement by Autodesk
The Brazil-based company uses Autodesk Fusion 360 to integrate physical and digital elements into their creative marketing campaigns.
Bright Agrotech is Inventing the Future of Agriculture
By Autodesk
ZipFarm, a vertical farming system, was designed with a variety of Autodesk tools, making them Autodes's December Inventing the Future candidate.
Q & A
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How to get better resolution or display quality in Inventor models?
If you would like to have a better resolution or display quality of the Inventor models, there are couple of settings you can change for…
How Can You Manually Change the Location of a Deployment?
Challenge: Instead of deleting and creating a new deployment, you need to physically move it. Some coded paths do not automatically change when you move a…
What are Common Uses for Silhouette Curves in Inventor?
Silhouette curves are commonly used for generating parting lines for plastic part design, or for use in multi-body part design. See some examples in this article…
Print BOM from Sheet Metal Part
How do I print the BOM from the flat panel dimensions of a sheet metal part? Source: 3DCADForums…
Add a Round Rubber Seal to a Groove
How do I set the mates for a round rubber seal I wish to add to a groove? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
Sharing ILogic Files
What is the best practice for sharing ILOGIC files? Source: Autodesk Forums…
Inventor 2016 mould modeling
I'm trying to do some modeling which involves a set angle on vertical faces. This is because I am trying to model a part which…
iParts
I am trying to learn how to produce an iPart,however on completion of the part and its variations when I try to save I get…