Creating High-Impact Visualizations with Revit and Showcase

Building
March 12, 2015

Want to visualize your Revit designs to better relay design intent to stakeholders?  With the Building Design Suite, now you can. Easily create animations from your Revit models with Autodesk Showcase included in the Autodesk Building Design Suite. Watch this short video to see how easy it is to move Revit into Showcase and give […]

Doing More with Your Title Block iLogic Form: Part 2

Education
March 10, 2015

Posted on March 10, 2015 by Dave Breiner, Synergis Solutions Engineer: iLogic Drawing Form As I promised, here is the follow-up to “Fill Out Your Title Block with an iLogic Form”. There are a number of ways to improve and add to the information you may need to see in your Title Block. I am […]

BIM Collaboration Beyond Revit Revisited: Welcome Autodesk A360 Collaboration for Revit and A360 Team

Building
March 4, 2015

Posted on March 4, 2015 by Bill Knittle, Synergis Buildings Solutions Engineer: For us seasoned Revit users, worksharing is a part of daily life when performing concurrent edits on our own model. Until now, these methods have been on-premise. With Revit Server, we extended worksharing over the wide area network. However, this was just an […]

Autodesk Account: Learn More

Building
February 23, 2015

On March 13, 2015 Subscription Center will be retired and all customers will be directed to Autodesk Account where they will be able to manage all of their products, services, and Subscription benefits in one place. Watch this webcast to learn how you can: Download entitled products and trials – including product updates and enhancements […]

What Type of Contractor Are You?

Building
February 19, 2015

What do you do? Whether you are a Design/Build contractor, Electric Contractor, Plumbing Contractor or another type of contractor, Project Virtual has classes that will help you and your team up to speed on BIM workflow. Synergis and the ABC offer BIM specific training through online half day sessions so training is available without leaving […]

Fill Out Your Title Block with an iLogic Form: Part 1

Education
February 17, 2015

Posted on February 17, 2015 by Dave Breiner, Synergis Solutions Engineer: I have always thought that the manner of filling out the Inventor Title Block could be a little more stream lined. Is the Title in the block the Title from the iProperties or is it the Description? Then there are the multiple tabs and […]

Learn the Basics on Sheet Metal Defaults

Education
February 10, 2015

Posted on February 10, 2015 by Dave Breiner, Synergis Solutions Engineer: I get a lot of questions from people not familiar with Sheet Metal. They ask how they can create a quick flat pattern from a cone or transition piece. They may not be interested in learning sheet metal, but need a flat pattern for […]

Autodesk Account: A More Effective Way to Manage Your Software and Services

Building
February 5, 2015

On March 13, 2015 Subscription Center will be retired and all customers will be directed to Autodesk Account where they will be able to manage all of their products, services, and Subscription benefits in one place. Join us for a free webcast on February 10 to see the newly enhanced Autodesk Account offering fast and […]

Lynn Allen: 60 AutoCAD Tips in 60 Minutes Recording

Building
February 4, 2015

Last month, we were honored to have Lynn Allen, Autodesk Evangelist and Cadalyst contributor, share her 60 AutoCAD Tips in 60 Minutes with our customers.  We had hundreds attend. Don’t forget to pick up her latest tips booklet on her blog site, on the left-hand side.

Issue Exporting an Inventor Assembly to a STEP/IGES File

Education
February 4, 2015

Posted on February 3, 2015 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Product Support: Inventor 2014 and 2015 only A couple of days ago I had a help desk case come across my desk where the user reported their STEP file was incomplete after it was exported from an Inventor assembly. While reviewing the customer’s top assembly I […]