Enabling Multi-Threading in AutoCAD

Building
July 15, 2015

Posted on July 15, 2015 by Darin Green, Synergis Lead Product Support Specialist A few releases ago, Autodesk incorporated a variable that allows us to use an additional processor to improve the speed of ZOOM operations such as REGEN, and REDRAW. If you’re having performance issues, this should be fine for your first stop. By default, this […]

Live Webcast: Reality Capture with ReCap

Building
July 9, 2015

Last week we shared information on ReCap. Want to know more about reality capture? Join Autodesk for this webcast to find out how this technology is being utilized in the Architecture, Construction, and Engineering industries using Autodesk ReCap. Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT Register now.

Webcast: Desktop Subscription and Autodesk Changes

Building
July 7, 2015

Are you aware of the Autodesk changes coming February 1, 2016? Have you thought about purchasing Autodesk Desktop Subscription, but unsure if you want to make the change? Join us on July 22 for a complimentary webcast to make sure you’re prepared for these changes. We’ll provide an overview of the Autodesk Subscription program and […]

Corridor Cul-de-sac Troubleshooting

Civil
June 30, 2015

Corridors are quite fun to build, configure and eventually model various surfaces. Everyone has seen the smooth and clean examples. Sometimes, the corridor object can get out of whack; subassemblies targeting the wrong alignments, daylighting specified to the wrong surface, etc. Maybe you’ve seen this simple error… Of course intersection can pose their own problems, […]

Webcast: Conquering the chaos: How BIM can help improve project coordination

Building
June 23, 2015

With dozens of construction professions and trades involved in a typical project, managing and coordinating these resources can be difficult and overwhelming. Successful companies are adopting Building Information Modeling (BIM) processes to help improve team coordination and drive on time and on budget project delivery. Join us on Thursday, June 25, to learn how Autodesk […]

Live Webcast: Keys to a Successful BIM Pilot Series: Answering your questions about making the move

Building
June 22, 2015

If you attended the March webcast, Keys to a Successful BIM Pilot, you were walked through the tools and assets available for you to build a Revit model from scratch and “experiment” with BIM. While your BIM pilot may still be underway, know that there are other companies and individuals out there who faced the same […]

Sorting in Sheet Set Manager Model Tool: AutoCAD Platform Tools

Civil
June 18, 2015

Posted June 18, 2015 by Kevin Spear, Synergis Civil Applications Consultant: I was doing some help desk coverage while other members of the team headed to training at an Autodesk event. This happens every year coinciding with the new releases of the software/applications. So, to get myself warmed up a bit, I took a stroll down […]

AutoCAD 2016 Dimension Layer

Building
June 16, 2015

Posted on June 16, 2015 by Darin Green, Synergis Lead Product Support Specialist: With the release of base AutoCAD 2016 products, Autodesk introduced a new way for CAD Managers to enforce standards. This enhancement is the new DIMLAYER tool. Important: This only works when using the new DIM tool. It will not work using the […]

Webcast Recording: What’s New in Revit 2016?

Building
June 9, 2015

The new Autodesk 2016 products were released in April. We covered many of the software releases here on this blog and then had several webcasts to show you what is new. Bill Knittle presented information on the new features in Revit 2016 along with the new features in the Autodesk Building Design Suite 2016.  You […]

Synergis60 Webcast: Best of Both Worlds – AutoCAD and Revit Together

Building
May 26, 2015

It is a common misconception that once you start using REVIT you will abandon AutoCAD. This is SO not true! What about the 1000’s of drawings you created over the years? In this session we will show you how to use AutoCAD and REVIT together to streamline your workflow.  At the end of this session […]