Generative Design for Manufacturing

Manufacturing
July 12, 2019

How to Accelerate Your Product Development Process Engineers and designers are limited in time, resources, and energy that can be spent on a given design problem to fully explore both the design and manufacturing options that may be available. Due to these constraints, they resort to heuristic, evolutionary, incremental improvements to previous design solutions created […]

Synergis Video Series – Autodesk Account

Announcement
June 19, 2019

7/23/19 – ALL video links have now been updated below.  Thanks for watching! 7/12/19 – the 3rd video of our series has now been posted. 7/10/19 Update – the first two videos of the series have now been posted to YouTube.  Links included below.  As more videos are released we will keep updating this post […]

4K Resolution in Autodesk Products

Building
June 19, 2019

By Darin Green Recently, a large number of Autodesk users have experienced display issues with their Autodesk applications when viewing on a high-resolution display monitor. High resolution monitors can cause many applications to look a little funny or even prevent users from being able to select certain buttons and other controls due to the scaling […]

AU Class Voting is Open!

Announcement
June 6, 2019

It’s time to vote on the classes that YOU want to see held at Autodesk University (AU) this year!  The Application Consultants at Synergis have submitted some great course topics to present at AU.  If you want to see any of these classes, do us a favor and go vote! Here is the Autodesk site […]

IMPORTANT – Updates Required to Maintain Software Access

Helpdesk & Technical
May 31, 2019

By Darin Green Many Autodesk users received emails over the past few weeks regarding the continued use of “Legacy” products. Many applications use Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1 for authentication, however, these versions of TLS are vulnerable to “main-in-the-middle” (MITM) attacks that can comproise data exchange. To address this issue, Autodesk has released […]

Take a Look at Autodesk Idea Station

Building
May 29, 2019

“I wish Inventor could do this!” “Why can’t Fusion 360 do that?” You or someone you know may have professed a variation of the above statements at one time or another. I would like you to know that there is something you can do about your frustrations. You may or may not know that Autodesk […]

IMPORTANT – For Autodesk Inventor 2016 thru 2020 Users

Helpdesk Support
May 28, 2019

Update (9/11/19) – We’re now including the 2020 version in this scope because some users are reporting content center crashes under the Windows 10 1903 version.   Update Inventor 2020 to the 2020.1 release and also ensure you have all the latest crucial Windows updates. In addition, we are providing the official link to the related […]

Fusion 360 – Sheet Metal Bend Feature

Manufacturing
May 17, 2019

Here is a look at the new Bend feature within Fusion 360 Sheet Metal.  In this video, Synergis EDS Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner, will import an existing .DXF Pattern file and use it to create the shape and bends of a bracket within Autodesk Fusion 360. Click “Read More” for video.

How to Create your own Inventor Frame Generator End Caps in Autodesk Inventor 2020

Manufacturing
April 3, 2019

Posted on April 3, 2019 by Helpdesk Technician Mark Lancaster One of the new features of Inventor 2020 is the ability to create end caps for your frame generator model. For example, I’m able to create a flush, internal, sharp cornered, 1/8” thick end cap for this frame member. Or perhaps I want a cap […]

Autodesk Revit 2019.2.1 Release Update

Building
March 27, 2019

Autodesk recently uploaded the Revit 2019.2.1 update, bringing new capabilities to help users create, optimize, and connect. The update also resolves the following issues reported in previous versions: Resolved an issue that prevented export to .dwg of multiple views/sheets Resolved an issue where monitored openings did not update when changes are made to the original […]