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Friday, March 27, 2015

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AutoCAD 2016....

  • AutoCAD 2016 New Features - A First Look - renames new tab, help system's UI finder animated arrow now identifies tools within status bar, ribbon, presents intelligent DIM command that predicts type of dimension to be created, updated section plane tools, David Cohn, CADLearning, Mar 24, 2015

  • ACA/AMEP 2016: Styles Browser, Pt 1 - new styles browser reviews AEC object styles, avoids need to create, maintain tool palette tool for every office standard style, UI comes with search style edit box, button to open online help, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, Mar 25, 2015

  • What's New in AutoCAD Electrical 2016 - location view links all components, wires, harnesses, keeps design changes in sync, intelligent default wire sequencing follows wire numbering logic, child components are now linked directly to parent, new circuit builder API, Synergis, Mar 25, 2015

  • AutoCAD 2016 - Render - physically based path tracing render provides simple ways to render, new render UI has significantly fewer settings making it faster, easier to create renderings, render presets help specify render quality, CADline, Mar 26, 2015

  • AutoCAD 2016: Calling Commands from AutoCAD Events Using .NET - apply ExecuteInCommandContextAsync() to launch command reliably from event handler, Kean Walmsley, Through the Interface, Mar 25, 2015

  • Downloading AutoCAD 2016 - Where's the English - click on products in Autodesk website, select program to be installed, click on more options, download now, set version, OS, language, scroll language arrow to bottom to find English before installing download manager, Jeff Lotan, IMAGINiT Technologies Support Blog, Mar 26, 2015

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  • Design-Level BIM - encourage engineers to model pipes in Revit that is based on actual pipe construction specification rather than fluid within pipe, pick real-world content for Revit projects before populating SysQue ‘Systems.xml’ file, Thomas Fuller, AUGI Library, Mar 25, 2015

  • Cleaning Up Topo Edges - draw reference plane along edge of topo while editing surface, move or copy points to align with reference plane in Revit, Landscape Architecture + BIM, Mar 26, 2015

  • Revit MEP 2015 - Electrical Containment and Trunking - wall sweep tool creates swept profile but fails to work on model walls, workaround is to duplicate duct family, rename it as trunking, add type comment as 'trunking' to aid in view, Dennis Collin, CADline, Mar 26, 2015

  • Revit API: How to Resize Cropbox of View? - create view before setting its CropBox property, else apply SetCropRegionShape method of class ViewCropRegionShapeManager, Aaron Lu, AEC DevBlog, Mar 26, 2015

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  • SOLIDWORKS Mate References - create mate reference to mate subassembly into higher level assembly, set same name to mate references in both parts in SOLIDWORKS, Art Woodbury, CAPUniversity, Mar 25, 2015

  • Why Do My SOLIDWORKS Drawing Dimensions Move After I Placed Them? - visit system options tab, drawings section, un-check 'reduce spacing when dimensions are deleted or edited' option to make dimensions stay exactly where they are placed, Andrew Lidstone, Javelin Technologies, Mar 26, 2015

  • Why I Love MySolidWorks (And You Should, Too) - serves as single source of content, acts as great training resource, allows accessing Dropbox or Google Drive accounts for sharing, viewing files through web browser, Stephen Petrock, ModernTech Blog, Mar 4, 2015

  • Access SOLIDWORKS EPDM from Any Device - Web2 is new web client used on virtually any device, allows searching, viewing, determine workflow, file operations, folder list UI makes selecting multiple files easy, Lauren Kennedy, ModernTech Blog, Mar 2, 2015

  • SOLIDWORKS - Creating a Forming Tool  - easily define stopping face, faces to remove, insertion point of tool, understand file types available when saving forming tool to design library, YouTube, Mar 25, 2015

  • SOLIDWORKS Electrical - New Search Tool - apply tool to identify components, find wires, filter through any object in project, YouTube, Mar 24, 2015

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  • Architectural Project Manager - Tesla needs candidate with 7 years experience in architecture field, knowledge of AutoCAD, 3D modeling, SketchUp, design, construction, materials, drawings. Fremont, CA

  • Civil Engineer - Technical Designer - LPA needs candidate with 2+ years project experience in civil design, knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D documentation, LEED. Irvine, CA

  • Electrical Engineering Designer - CODA Automotive needs candidate with 3-5+ years experience, knowledge of CATIA, PLM, design, drafting. Los Angeles, CA

  • Application Development CAD Engineering Manager - CODA Automotive needs candidate with 5-8+ years experience, knowledge of CATIA, CAD, design, specifications, project management, analysis. Monrovia, CA

  • New Product Development Engineer II - Teledyne needs candidate with 5-7 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, SOLIDWORKS, engineering design, analysis, assembly, drawings. Daytona Beach, FL

  • CNC Machinist - CONMED needs candidate with minimum 2 years CNC experience, knowledge of tools, fabrication, equipment, manufacturing, blueprints. Largo, FL

  • Zone CAD Technician II - PulteGroup needs candidate with 4-5+ years CAD operations experience, knowledge of AutoCAD Architecture, construction, drawings, BIM a plus. Alpharetta, GA

  • MicroStation Drafter - Planet Forward has contract position for candidate with 1-8 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation, drafting. Warrenville, IL

  • Design Engineer - Electrical Design - BSA LifeStructures needs candidate with 3 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, drawings, design, specifications, construction. Indianapolis, IN

  • Interior Designer - Gensler needs candidate with 3-7 years professional experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, SketchUp, specifications, materials, construction, design, 3ds Max a plus. Boston, MA

  • Project Engineer - Tennant needs candidate with minimum 3-6 years project engineering experience, knowledge of CAD modeling, UG/NX, SOLIDWORKS, mechanical engineering. Minneapolis, MN

  • MicroStation Drafter - Planet Forward has contract position for candidate with 2-5 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation, construction, drawings. Southport, NC

  • Pro/E Designer/Drafter - Teledyne needs candidate with 2-5 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, Pro/E, assembly, design, drafting, engineering drawings. Portsmouth, NH

  • CAD - Mechanical Designer - Crown needs candidate with 7 years experience, knowledge of CAD, CAE, UG/NX, modeling, engineering drawings, tooling, prototypes, design. New Bremen, OH

  • Civil Engineer - KPFF needs candidate with minimum 3 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, road design, drainage, grading. Seattle, WA

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