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What's Coming in Inventor 2019 What's Coming in Inventor 2019
By Loren Welch, Product Manager, Inventor Product Line, Auttodesk
Autodesk Inventor is rolling out to various geographies now and will be available in North America on April 16. See what to expect.
Autodesk Announce Powermill 2019 CAM with NEW Additive Autodesk Announce Powermill 2019 CAM with NEW Additive
Announcment by Autodesk
Not only does Powermill have new additive manufacturing features, PowerMill now benefits from access to Autodesk Drive, a personal cloud storage site.
Autodesk Celebrates 25th Autodesk University Autodesk Celebrates 25th Autodesk University
Announcement by Autodesk
At AU Autodesk's new CEO Andrew Anagnost shared his vision for the company, and the company shared updates on generative design, BIM 360 and much more.
Autodesk Expands Product Design & Manufacturing Collection
Announcement by Autodesk
Autodesk has added Nastran In-CAD and Autodesk HSM CAM software to the collection for free, which used to cost over $7,000 per year together.
Easier Automation with iLogic and More in Inventor 2018.1 Easier Automation with iLogic and More in Inventor 2018.1
Announcement by Autodesk
The 2018.1 update adds MBD enhancements like assembly level tolerancing and annotations, a new iLogic feature and faster drawing capabilities.
Industry News
Revit 2019 Adds Or/To View Filters- Number 1 User Request! Revit 2019 Adds Or/To View Filters- Number 1 User Request!
Announcement by Autodesk
Plus, with Revit 2019 users can communicate better with more complex fill patterns, generate more life-like renderings, and immersive design.
Joe Walsh to Present ASSESS Update at COFES18 Joe Walsh to Present ASSESS Update at COFES18
Press Release Issued by ASSESS
Walsh to discuss evolving domains for engineering simulation, including generative design, digital twins and smart manufacturing.
ANSYS to Acquire Optical Simulation Leader OPTIS ANSYS to Acquire Optical Simulation Leader OPTIS
Press Release Issued by ANSYS
Headquartered in France, OPTIS develops physics-based software that simulates light and human vision.
Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017 Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017
Press Release Issued by Wohlers Associates
According to Wohlers' latest additive manufacturing report, an estimated 1,768 metal AM systems were sold in 2017, compared to 983 systems in 2016.
Mentor Announces FloMaster with CAD Connectivity Mentor Announces FloMaster with CAD Connectivity
Press Release Issued by Mentor Graphics
The new CAD-to-FloMASTER (CAD2FM) functionality enables design engineers to rapidly create representations of their 3D systems.
Inventor Partners
ITI Acquires Data Management Company MechWorks ITI Acquires Data Management Company MechWorks
Press Release Issued by ITI
MechWorks PDM supports Inventor, SOLIDWORKS, Solid Edge; and offers Teamcenter integration for Inventor, SOLIDWORKS Creo, and AutoCAD.
IMAGINiT to Deliver 13 Classes at AU and Showcase New Tech IMAGINiT to Deliver 13 Classes at AU and Showcase New Tech
Press Release Issued by IMAGINiT Technologies
Experts from IMAGINiT will lead both manufacturing and AEC sessions at Autodesk University and showcase Clarity for Revit solutions.
Curious About the New Annotation Tools in Inventor? Curious About the New Annotation Tools in Inventor?
Announcment by RAND Worldwide
Join ASCENT's free webcast on Wednesday, August 30 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST to learn how create and share annotations in 3D models.
BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents
Press Release by BlueCielo
The BlueCielo Meridian Mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows devices provides reviewers of asset documents the ability to work anywhere.
Keep Up with Emerging Technologies with Evolve360 Keep Up with Emerging Technologies with Evolve360
Press Release Issued by MasterGraphics
Evolve360 is an annual subscription giving users unlimited access to MasterGraphics' portfolio of training courses for Autodesk products.
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.
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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…