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Atilio Zelaya

What's New in Plant 3D 2018

What's New in Plant 3D 2018
It's that time of year again for the new release of AutoCAD Plant 3D. Looking through the new features, I must say, I am happy with the new enhancements in Plant 3D 2018.  First, let's start with some AutoCAD P&ID News. Autodesk has dec...
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Nhi Nguyen

How to Create Claddings in Advance Steel

How to Create Claddings in Advance Steel
It is easy to create claddings to a specified area of a structure using the Advance Steel cladding tools, located on the Extended Modeling tab, Structural elements panel. Similar standard panels can also be used for decking. Simply place the UCS acco...
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Todd Rogers

Civil 3D 2018: What's New

Civil 3D 2018: What's New
Another year has come and gone, but it brings forth new technology and excitement to dive into. In this blog, I will cover the new features of Civil 3D 2018. The first thing I want to mention is the new drawing format. I think many of you became spoi...
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Michael Baker

Vault Tip: Cleaning Up Your Vault Client Login

Working with the file “LoginHistory.xml” users can remove Vaults no longer available from the client login choice dropdown list. The LoginHistory.xml file can be found in the following system folder running on the Win 8.1 system platform. C:\Users\ ....
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Todd Rogers

Autodesk Design Review 2018

Autodesk discontinued Design Review back in 2014 (Design Review 2013). Well, 4 years later, it's back. So, now you can send this link to the Engineers that you don't want prodding around in your design work. We all know what a pain it is to help them...
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Nhi Nguyen

Graitec's 4th Annual Advance Steel Academy 2017 was a Success!

Graitec's 4th Annual Advance Steel Academy 2017 was a Success! GRAITEC, Autodesk Platinum Partner, hosted its fourth edition of Advance Steel Academy, an advanced training focused on Autodesk Advance Steel . This event took place in San Antonio on Ma...
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Gilbert Moreno

PowerPack for Revit Feature: File Updater

How many times have you repeated the process of updating a Revit file from a previous version to the current version? If you have done this, you know that you must repeat the process for each file that needs to be upgraded.  Where is the easy bu...
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Nhi Nguyen

How to Reference Connections Created by Camera to a Key Plan View in Advance Steel 2017

Using Advance Steel Cameras at node tool, it is easy to create drawings of connections in your structure and reference them to a plan view. First,define the camera symbol presentation. How do you want the camera symbol to be displayed on drawings? Th...
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Gilbert Moreno

PowerPack for Revit Feature: Category Visibility

With so many powerful tools in the Graitec PowerPack for Revit, I want to highlight a feature in this add-on. The ability to modify Category Visibility using filters is a unique option. Category Visibility We have all used Visibility Graphics in Revi...
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Todd Rogers

Who Wants to Compete?

Graitec USA's (formerly Total CAD Systems) 2018 Product Release/Roll-out Event is approaching for this year. We want to hold an InfraWorks 360 design slam. In order for this to happen, I need at least 3 candidates to sign up for it. Make sure you wil...
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