Inventor 2017 R2/SP1 Version Release

Factory
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

Building
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

Factory
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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wxyyrRcM8Q&w=560&h=315]

Have you visited the Autodesk Knowledge Network?

Building
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

Manufacturing
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

Factory
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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJJTlpb5fE8&w=560&h=315]

[Webcast] What’s the Plan for BIM on your BIM Project?

Building
July 11, 2016

What does it really mean, BIM? Unfortunately, BIM is not implemented very well at all on projects. For whatever reason, stakeholders fail to properly plan BIM projects they procure. BIM is a process! And, like any process, it requires a well thought out plan in order to be successful. Just think, would you go on […]

[Webcast] What’s New in Civil 3D 2017 and Infraworks 360

Civil
July 8, 2016

How working together is better for everyone! It’s that time of year when we talk about what is new in Civil 3D 2017. To be fair, the core functionality has not changed in several releases. What we’re discussing is better workflows, improved object functionality and simpler management of those objects. Additionally, we’ll talk about how […]

BIM for Infrastructure

Civil
July 6, 2016

Business owners, project manager, and civil engineers and designers are looking to Building Information Modeling (BIM) for insight that allows them to create and manage projects faster, more economically, and with less environmental impact. Manage profitability, minimize project and business risk, maintain competitive advantage, win more projects, minimize errors and rework, and improve collaboration – just some […]

Autodesk Industry Collections – August 1

Building
July 5, 2016

More value, more flexibility, more simplicity Beginning August 1, you can get access to a wide collection of the most essential Autodesk software and services in one package—simply, conveniently, and at an attractive price. The industry collections provide access to multiple Autodesk products, offering greater value and flexibility with simpler ways to subscribe to and […]