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    J.D.
    Bartlett & West
  • Great insight, and I think our set-ups and templates from training class will help our work.
     
    J.G.
    Weis Design Group
  • Best experience I have had in a class like this – excellent instructor as well!
     
    A.R.
    Ragan-Smith Associates
  • Good course outline! Tips and Tricks provided will be useful!
     
    B.L.
    Ayres Associates
  • A very sound fundamentals experience. Really helped me to understand the role of Revit in our workflow.
     
    J.M.
    PGAV
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    Design & Development Division - Missouri Dept. of Conservation
  • Mark does an excellent job communicating solutions to specific issues encountered by our company. He makes his classes...
     
    M.M.
    Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
  • Your instructor is awesome! –Patient –Knowledgeable –Helpful
     
    J.S.
    PGAV
  • Appreciated the flexibility, answers and methods of teaching to accommodate our needs. Excellent Staff!
     
    J.L.
    Little & Associates, Architects
  • Very good class.
     
    D.Z.
    Bartlett & West

BIM 360 Copy Project (Folder) Settings – Now with Roles / Permissions

The latest version of BIM 360 Document Management delivers improved project folder templates, greater control over column order and display, and other usability improvements and enhancements.

Other Improvements are:

Apollo 11 command module Columbia, captured with Autodesk ReCap

July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the historic landing of the Lunar Module Eagle on the surface of the moon. 

Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin stepped out of that lander just a few hours later to be the first men to walk on the the moon.  Astronaut Michael Collins orbited high above, monitoring their progress in the Command and Service Module Columbia which acted as their home for the 8 day mission.

Autodesk Reminder: Action required by August 3 to maintain software access

Please read this if you havent recieved this email notice or have been updated on this topic for your Autodesk security and software access!

Select the blue hyperlinks to take you to the list available for your older software.

Autodesk Reminder: Action required by August 3 to maintain software access

 

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Export Civil 3D Objects to Google Earth

The need to share information in other formats is a necessity to our normal design workflows. In this video, Seiler Design Solutions will show you how to export Civil 3D objects to a Google Earth .KMZ or .KML file and view them in Google Earth.

This is applicable to civil engineers, planners, surveyors and designers fo visualizing Civil 3D drawings in Google Earth for sharing with others, visualization or other planning purposes.

 

How to Detach a File from your Revit Central Model

In this short video you will see the differences between the 2 options on how to Detach a file from your Revit Central Model. (Video link below)

https://youtu.be/QA_4APugFsM

How to cut sections of your Point Clouds in ACAD 2019

Here's a quick guide to cut a section through Point Clouds in ACAD 2019

1. Make sure your Point Cloud has been converted to an RCP file

2. Insert tab then Attach button to bring your Point Cloud into ACAD (like in image below)

3.Type on your command line (Sectionplane) all one word

Using Surface Snapshots in Civil 3D

At one time or another you may have opened a Civil 3D drawing sent to you and noticed, while viewing details of a surface in the Prospector tab of the Toolspace, what looks like a little camera icon next to the Definition section.  What does that little icon mean?

That icon stands for a surface snapshot, and in this article, I hope to help explain what a surface snapshot is and how it is used.

According to the Autodesk Civil 3D Help file:

Autodesk software that doesn't install completely and how to fix it

So you've found that your Autodesk software install didnt install completely (like you see below), what do you do now.

Well, you may have tried uninstalling with the Windows Control Panel and re-ran the software installer with no success, this happens sometimes.

So your next steps to resolve this is fairly simple.

 

1. Use the Autodesk Uninstall Tool

AutoCAD 2020 Block Performance Hotfix

With the latest version of AutoCAD 2020, a new Block pallette gives new functionality in organizing, loading and placing blocks in your drawing. 

However, when opening drawings containing a large number of blocks, there is a definite slowdown while the drawing is organized to catalog these new blocks. To alleviate some of the delays, Autodesk has issued a Hotfix for AutoCAD 2020.