Save time and increase your productivity with AutoCAD 2016

Building
September 10, 2015

Are you using an older version of AutoCAD? Hesitant to upgrade to the 2016 version? Is the idea of learning new features a little frightening? See the amount of time you could be saving by using AutoCAD 2016.   Read the full study here.

Project Folders for Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional

Factory
September 9, 2015

Posted on September 9, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant, Joe Corson Are you working on a big project with files all over your Vault? Are you tired of constantly searching for the same files for the same project? There is a solution for this. Start using a Project Folder. With the Project Folder you can […]

Adding Pictures to an iLogic Form

Manufacturing
September 3, 2015

Posted on September 3, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Dave Breiner In a recent post, I went over the advantages of using an iLogic Form to help input information for a drawing title block. iLogic Forms can be a big help in the entry of model parameters and information. To help with filling out a form, […]

Using Design View in a Drawing

Manufacturing
August 27, 2015

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Dave Breiner You have an assembly containing several sub-assemblies. You would like to create a drawing of one of the sub-assemblies with a parts list for that sub-assembly. To show how to accomplish this I will use an assembly of a CNC router table and I […]

Register Now for Autodesk University 2015

Announcement
August 26, 2015

Discover How AU 2015 Can Help You Compete Synergis Engineering Design Solutions is proud to be an official Reseller Sponsor at Autodesk University (AU) 2015. From in-depth tutorials to free Autodesk Certification Exams, plus an Exhibit Hall showcasing the newest technologies and Innovation Forums where experts explore the latest technologies and discuss how to benefit […]

Tweaking AutoCAD A Little Bit More

Building
August 25, 2015

Posted on August 25, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Jim Swain I recently posted how you can adjust AutoCAD’s Ribbon and its Quick Access Toolbar. Here I am going to wrap it up with going through the other tweaks I do when I install AutoCAD on my laptop. To help make sense of some of […]

Customizing the AutoCAD Quick Access Toolbar (QAT)

Building
August 20, 2015

Posted on August 20, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Jim Swain Recently I’ve been doing training for customers coming from older releases of AutoCAD to the 2016 release. Often there are grumblings about the Ribbon, and how they miss the toolbars. While I have shown folks how to display toolbars in the recent releases I […]

Inventor 2016 AnyCAD Technology

Manufacturing
August 19, 2015

Posted on August 19, 2015 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Manufacturing Product Support Specialist I have been asked numerous times, “What’s possible with the AnyCAD function within Inventor 2016?” Think about the term “AnyCAD”, doesn’t it seem like Inventor 2016 is wide open to work with any CAD file/format/platform that may be out there? So today […]

Job Processor – Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional

Manufacturing
August 19, 2015

Posted on August 19, 2015 by Synergis Vault Applications Consultant Joe Corson Are you using the Autoloader to load your files into the Vault? Do you have files with no preview? Are you tired of individually updating the preview for every file? Every time you change the state of a file, do you have to […]

What can a 3D mouse do for me?

Manufacturing
August 18, 2015

Posted on August 18, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Dave Breiner Years ago, more than I would like to count, when I was starting out using Inventor, I went a Synergis event where someone there was using a 3D mouse. They demonstrated some of its functionality and I was immediately blown away. I went back […]