CAD News - issue #11
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CADforum News #11 - bulletin by CAD Studio
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New CAD tips and tricks
There are already 2135 CAD tips listed in the CADforum database of tips and tricks for AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, Civil 3D, 3ds Max and other CAD software. Some of the most popular latest CAD tips on CADforum.cz:
(see www.cadforum.cz/tips )
New CAD blocks and symbols
You can exchange 2D and 3D CAD blocks and symbols with other users in the CADforum Block library. This catalog currently contains 7646 blocks, models, symbols and drawings in the DWG, RFA and IPT file formats. Here are the latest most popular blocks uploaded by people like you:
(see all blocks www.cadforum.cz/catalog_en )
New CAD and GIS tools
We offer many of our utilities as free or shareware CAD tools for download. Recently released or updated CAD utilities:
3D PDF output from Inventor and Revit
There are several ways how to publish 3D PDF files from Inventor, AutoCAD, Revit or other CAD applications. The easiest and cheapest one is the application Share3D by Quadrispace. This tool is available as an Inventor add-on (plugin), or you can use its direct support (import) of AutoCAD DWG models, Inventor IPT parts, IAM assemblies and 3D DWF models from Revit or other CAD applications. All these models can be published to interactive 3D PDF files viewable in any Adobe PDF Reader.
Autodesk Patch September
It is not a "Microsoft Patch Tuesday" but rather a full month of service packs being released for multiple Autodesk's products of the "2012" family. In recent days, Autodesk has released e.g.:
Autodesk Cloud - another subscription benefit
Autodesk Cloud is a news set of capabilities for subscription customers. They can help you increase mobility, improve collaboration, and optimize your designs—advancing the way you work. Autodesk Subscription now provides 3 GB of Autodesk Cloud storage per seat. This allows you to store numerous files in the cloud, extending your workflow beyond the desktop and enabling you to share projects with anyone, anytime, anywhere. In addition, exclusive access to cloud-based services—such as rendering, energy analysis, design optimization, and robust collaboration—is now available for select products and suites.
See more information at Autodesk Cloud
Latest CAD Downloads
The latest CAD utilities, viewers, object enablers, extensions, system libraries, patches and updates are available for download on www.cadforum.cz/download