Video Tip: Fusion 360 Preferences Settings

Factory
February 21, 2017

Posted on February 21, 2017 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner This is a short video explaining the Preference Settings in Fusion 360. Many of these settings are the default settings or have little relevance if you do not utilize certain portions of the software, however, a few of them can make your life in Fusion 360 […]

Managing and Creating Wire Layers in AutoCAD Electrical

Factory
February 16, 2017

Posted on February 16, 2017 by Synergis’ Application Consultant, Todd Schmoock AutoCAD Electrical does not ship with pre-defined wire layers.  The default layer created when inserting the WD_M.dwg block is WIRES.  This means that users have to create their company wire layers when they create their templates.  AutoCAD Electrical has tools to create and manage […]

Back to Basics with Revit Families: Why Ceiling-Based Families don’t display in Floor Plan views

Building
February 16, 2017

Posted on February 16, 2017 by Synergis’ Application Consultant, Bill Knittle In certain circumstances there arises a need for Ceiling-based families to display themselves in plan views. For example, many medical facilities suspend equipment from their ceilings. So, it becomes necessary to display their location in Floor Plan views as overhead information. While these families display […]

Using AutoCAD’s Layer Walk Tool

Building
February 14, 2017

Posted on February 14, 2017 by Synergis’ Application Consultant, Jim Swain Sometimes it can be very challenging to make sense of a drawing created by someone else. Here is a house drawing and as you can see it’s a bit of a mess on the screen. The first thing I do to try and make […]

Synergis Express Leaning Webinar: Inventor iParts – Advanced

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February 10, 2017

Less than an hour, online, and free, these training webinars are 30 to 40 minutes and cover a specific function within the Autodesk Products. Join us for Inventor iParts – Advanced. Did you know there’s a custom iPart type?  What about controlling where your iPart members are placed?  Or that you can apply different sheet metal rules to a […]

Vault Licensing

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February 8, 2017

Posted on February 8, 2017 by Synergis Vault Application Specialist, Joe Corson A few changes have been made to Vault licenses with the 2017 release of Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional. The purchasing of licenses has changed a bit, the managing of licenses has been made easier, and the way a license is used has changed.   Single User […]

GET 30% OFF NEW AUTODESK SOFTWARE

Building
February 8, 2017

Trade in an eligible perpetual license and save up to 30% on a 3-year subscription to your favorite Autodesk products—including new industry collections, AutoCAD®, Revit®, Inventor®, 3ds Max®, and more! Offer ends April 21, 2017. Using an old perpetual license? It’s the best time to trade in. Save up to 30%1 with this special, limited-time […]

AutoCAD Shortcuts Guide

Building
February 6, 2017

Want to make your design and drafting work just a little bit easier? Download the AutoCAD®Shortcuts Guide and keep it next to your workstation for easy access to proven time-saving design shortcuts. The guide includes: One Key Shortcuts Toggles and Screen Management Hot Keys A–Z Printable Keyboard Stickers Who doesn’t like a good shortcut every now […]

Synergis Express Learning Webinar: Introduction to Inventor iParts

Factory
February 3, 2017

Take a little time out of your Wednesday to join our Autodesk Experts for a Synergis Express Learning Webinar, focused on helping you get more from your Autodesk solutions. Join us this Wednesday for our webinar on Introduction to Inventor iParts. Although Inventor iParts have been around for many releases, due to recent feedback it’s […]

Webcast Recording: Using the Copy Design Tool Inside of Vault

Factory
February 2, 2017

Have you recently upgraded your Vault Workgroup or Professional? If you haven’t started using the copy design tool, learn how with this webcast recording from our Synergis Express Learning Webinar. View the webcast recording.