Need a 3D print?

August 4, 2016

Check out 3D Printing App. Made by 3YourMind, this app will empower designers and engineers looking to 3D print designs with information critical to 3d printing success. [youtube] Learn more.

Export Inventor Parts List with Thumbnails

August 3, 2016

It is easy to export a parts list or a BOM to Excel from Inventor. A parts list with thumbnails from Inventor into Excel, not so much. It seems there is NO straight forward method that can be used to export the thumbnails into Excel since Excel does not support embedded images in a cell. […]

Autodesk Live Aims To Change Building Design With Video Game-Like Walk-Throughs

August 2, 2016

Check out Autodesk Live, an add on within Revit that turns a building model into a virtual world. Read more. [youtube]

Video: Use Excel lists to fill out Multi-Value lists in Inventor

August 1, 2016

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner Here is a quick tip for using Excel lists to fill out Multi-Value lists in Inventor. This is a great  way to help add part names, descriptions, material names or many other uses for a multi value list.   [youtube]

Inventor 2017 R2/SP1 Version Release

July 25, 2016

Posted on July 25, 2016 by Synergis Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster For those users on an active (Inventor or related suite) subscription, you can now download and install the R2 edition (comes with service pack 1) for Inventor 2017.  Subscription users have the option to install either R2/SP1 (through Autodesk Account) or just the […]

Reset Plotter to None

July 20, 2016

Posted on July 20, 2016 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green Issue: When users are working remotely and they attempt to plot drawings, the plotter is configured for a network plotter which they do not have access to when off-site. This causes the plotting process to take upwards of 15 minutes, wasting valuable time. […]

Video: 4 New Inventor Tips

July 18, 2016

Posted on July 18, 2016 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner 4 new Inventor tips and tricks all packed into this 9-minute video: Slice Graphic Placing Holes on a sketch Controlling and Suspending Auto Constraints in a sketch Adding an Offset Plane while in Sketch Mode [youtube]

Have you visited the Autodesk Knowledge Network?

July 18, 2016

The Autodesk Knowledge Network is a community of users, educators, resellers, and Autodesk employees. Learn and share from the 1 million plus pieces of help, support and learning content. Visit today.  

Ready, Fight! Team Bronco Takes on a New Season of BattleBots and Uses Autodesk Software

July 15, 2016

Ask any kid what’s cool. The answer will be anything from sharks and Darth Vader to dinosaurs and LEGO, but “fighting robots” will inevitably come up, too. You’ve seen them in the movies, but real robots that fight in a real arena are magnitudes of order cooler—as the BattleBots Season 2 audience can attest. Continue […]

New Video Tip: Easy way to fill in iProperties by using the BOM

July 13, 2016

Posted on July 13, 2016 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner Here is an easy way to fill in iProperties of parts in an assembly by using the BOM in an Assembly model. [youtube]