Webcast: Understand your renewal-time options—and why now is the best time to switch to subscription

June 7, 2017

By making the move to subscription, Autodesk will be able to deliver customers greater access to the latest product capabilities, more control over software administration, enhanced insights, and improved solutions year over year. And there is a special offer to help valued maintenance plan customers make the move to subscription. Join us as Maria Orologas, […]

Upcoming Training Class: AutoCAD 3D

June 6, 2017

Date: June 19 – 20 Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Location: Quakertown, PA If you are already proficient with the AutoCAD 2D commands, this class is your next step to learn the concepts and methods of 3D modeling. You’ll have a thorough grounding into creating and modifying solids and surfaces after completing this class.* […]

Webcast: What’s New in Inventor 2018

June 1, 2017

Are you looking to see What’s New in Inventor 2018? Inventor 2018 release marks the next step forward in professional-grade 3D mechanical engineering design. With big investments in areas such as Large Assembly Performance and Model Based Definition, we’re ensuring that Inventor customers drive better productivity and efficiency well into the future.  Improved design workflows […]

Video Tip: Fusion 360 – Bodies, Components & Assemblies

May 30, 2017

Posted on May 30, 2017 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner Learn the differences between Bodies, Components, and Assemblies in Fusion 360 in this short video.  Dave demonstrates the process of creating a new body, promoting a body to a component and creating a new component all within the context of a single part. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9Hr0Y_HpDk]

Set the install location for your Autodesk applications

May 30, 2017

Posted on May 30, 2017 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green Are you using the Autodesk Desktop App? If not, you should consider taking a peek, you may just like what you find… With the latest release of the Desktop App (Version, we can choose where future installations of Autodesk products are installed.   Within […]

Critical Update to AutoCAD 2018/AutoCAD LT 2018

May 30, 2017

Are you currently using AutoCAD 2018, AutoCAD LT 2018, or a vertical product of AutoCAD 2018? Did you apply the 2018.0.1 update? If so, it’s crucial that you update your AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT 2018 product line with the 2018.0.2 update before June 1 2017… Meaning on Thursday, June 1, 2017 your product will stop […]

Workforce Update: A shortage of skilled workers

May 25, 2017

With the innovations we are seeing in both the construction and manufacturing industries, what does this mean for employees and the companies that need them? If you are in construction, are you seeing a shortage of skilled workers? You aren’t alone. Here are eight key actions that construction executives can take to boost their recruitment and […]

Schematic Symbol Naming Convention in AutoCAD Electrical

May 2, 2017

Posted on May 2, 2017 by Synergis’ Application Consultant, Todd Schmoock In AutoCAD Electrical it is important to understand the naming convention of schematic symbols so they are recognized by the software when they are inserted into a project’s drawing.  By following the naming convention AutoCAD Electrical will know what family the symbol belongs to, and […]

Understanding the New Autodesk Subscription Model and How It Impacts You

April 25, 2017

You may be aware that Autodesk recently announced a move to a subscription business model. Synergis is here to help you understand the timing of these announcements, how these changes may affect you, and to help you make the best licensing decisions for your organization. If you missed our webcast in April, you can connect […]

Printing with Autodesk Infrastructure MAP Server

April 18, 2017

Posted on April 18, 2017 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green When building your AIMS project in Infrastructure Studio, we tend to forget key components for user interaction. The component we’re discussing in this article is related to Printing. Out of the box, there’s a default Print component added to every layout. However, it appears […]