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66 newest tips
from year 2021

CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   
   
Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

Transfer electronic designs from Tinkercad to Fusion 360.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13174
TinkercadFusion36...
0% *  CAD 
20.12.2021  
Q - question

How to convert projection of a 3D model to a 2D DXF drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13173
Fusion360
0% *  CAD 
20.12.2021  
Q - question

Blended transitional solid between irregular regions, circle-rectangle transition (3D in AutoCAD)

A - answer see answer   Tip 13163
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
11.12.2021  
Q - question

ScaleBB - scale multiple objects to their ref.points or bounding boxes

A - answer see answer   Tip 13158
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
7.12.2021  
Q - question

Insert or update a specific block from another DWG drawing.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13156
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
4.12.2021  
Q - question

Compatibility of Autodesk products with Windows 11.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13152
ACADACLTMapCivi...
0% Win11  CAD 
2.12.2021   FAQ  
Q - question

How to hatch selected objects including overlays and islands?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13150
ACADACLTMapCivi...
0% *  CAD 
1.12.2021  
Q - question

Screenmenu also in new AutoCAD versions.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13141
ACADACLTMapCivi...
0% *  CAD 
23.11.2021  
Q - question

How to insert a new line into multiline text in the Find/Replace command?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13139
ACADACLT
0% *  CAD 
21.11.2021  
Q - question

How to crop an image or PDF underlay in Revit?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13131
Revit
0% *  CAD 
11.11.2021  
Q - question

How to move a section to a different drawing sheet in Inventor?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13130
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
11.11.2021  
Q - question

Who is the author of a specific BIM project element and who made its last change? Who did that?!

A - answer see answer   Tip 13121
Revit
0% *  CAD 
5.11.2021  
Q - question

Error - user license revoked.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13105
RevitACADACLTIn...
0% *  CAD 
20.10.2021  
Q - question

How to embed an interactive Revit 3D model into a Powerpoint presentation?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13103
Revit
0% *  CAD 
16.10.2021  
Q - question

How to change material texture orientation in Fusion 360?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13095
Fusion360
0% *  CAD 
13.10.2021  
Q - question

3DSolSz - list of dimensions of selected 3D solids.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13091
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
11.10.2021  
Q - question

3DintCurves - intersections of curves with 3D solids.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13087
ACADMapCivilADT...
0% *  CAD 
5.10.2021  
Q - question

PDF published from AutoCAD shows blurred lines.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13082
ACADACLTMapCivi...
0% *  CAD 
1.10.2021  
Q - question

Break view from secondary views in Fusion 360.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13077
Fusion360
0% *  CAD 
24.9.2021  
Q - question

How do I measure or enter distances along a curve in Fusion 360?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13064
Fusion360
0% *  CAD 
6.9.2021  
Q - question

How to copy DWG Properties from one drawing to another?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13056
ACADADTPlantACA...
0% *  CAD 
28.8.2021  
Q - question

Bulk 3D rotation of selected objects around individual axes.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13049
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
24.8.2021  
Q - question

iLogic - display information about complexity of an Inventor part.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13040
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
19.8.2021  
Q - question

How to explode 3D faces (3DFACE) into outline polyline?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13038
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
17.8.2021  
Q - question

How to prepare a 3D model for manufacturing by removing detailed elements?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13032
Fusion360
0% *  CAD,CAM 
14.8.2021  
Q - question

How to switch Vault to the Forge-based CAD viewer "Autodesk Viewer"?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13026
Vault2022
0% *  CAD 
30.7.2021  
Q - question

Rotating model when hovering above a 3D point cloud. How to disable?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13021
ACADADTPlantACA...
0% *  CAD 
25.7.2021  
Q - question

StickLay - unchangable, fixed layers for selected DWG objects.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13014
ACADADTPlantACA...
0% *  CAD 
11.7.2021  
Q - question

Converting a 3D mesh to a 3D solid in Fusion 360.

A - answer see answer   Tip 13013
Fusion360
0% *  CAD,CAM 
11.7.2021   FAQ  
Q - question

Why Revit doesn't display temporary dimensions when inserting windows or doors?

A - answer see answer   Tip 13012
Revit
0% *  CAD 
11.7.2021  
Q - question

Calculated property descriptions (tobogan slide from floor to floor)

A - answer see answer   Tip 13006
ACADADTMech
0% *  CAD 
7.7.2021  
Q - question

Labels of dimensional parameter values in dynamic blocks (parameters->attributes)

A - answer see answer   Tip 13000
ACADACLTCivil3D...
0% *  CAD 
2.7.2021  
Q - question

Hiding Revit dimensions smaller than...

A - answer see answer   Tip 12997
Revit
0% *  CAD 
29.6.2021  
Q - question

In the dark Inventor environment, contrasting edges are not displayed.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12994
Inventor2022
0% *  CAD 
28.6.2021  
Q - question

Where are Autodesk Infraworks building, road and terrain models loaded from?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12988
IW
0% *  CAD 
23.6.2021  
Q - question

Easily find CAD/BIM document references (including missing ones) - Reference Explorer

A - answer see answer   Tip 12977
ACADCivilRevitI...
0% *  CAD 
8.6.2021  
Q - question

Edge symbol on Inventor drawings.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12974
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
6.6.2021  
Q - question

TrimArr - trim a dynamic array to a boundary curve.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12966
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
31.5.2021  
Q - question

True 3D models of threads in Inventor 2022 and 2021.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12962
Inventor
0% *  CAD,CAM 
25.5.2021  
Q - question

Bolt-nut constraint/joint in Fusion 360.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12961
Fusion360
0% *  CAD 
25.5.2021  
Q - question

How to disable DirectX 12 in AutoCAD 2022?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12951
ACAD2022Civil2022...
0% *  CAD 
13.5.2021  
Q - question

Custom installation of Autodesk 2022 CAD/BIM software products.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12950
ACAD2022Revit2022...
0% *  CAD 
13.5.2021  
Q - question

How to convert a point cloud to a textured 3D model?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12938
ReCap
0% *  CAD 
23.4.2021  
Q - question

How can I set a single-stroke text font in Fusion 360?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12935
Fusion360
0% *  CAD,CAM 
22.4.2021  
Q - question

Purging small objects from a DWG drawing - PurgeSmall.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12933
ACADADTPlantACA...
0% *  CAD 
22.4.2021  
Q - question

How to import point coordinates from Excel to AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12926
ACADACLTCivilMa...
0% *  CAD 
16.4.2021   FAQ  
Q - question

How to set up an account for Autodesk Construction Cloud products?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12920
BIM360BIM360Docs...
0% *  CAD 
7.4.2021   FAQ  
Q - question

Geo2GPS - web map from any coordinate of an AutoCAD DWG.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12914
ACADMapCivil3D
0% *  CAD 
4.4.2021  
Q - question

How to transfer settings between projects in Plant 3D?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12908
Plant2022
0% *  CAD 
30.3.2021  
Q - question

When attempting to print, my PC fails to BSOD with APC_INDEX_MISMATCH

A - answer see answer   Tip 12900
ACADACLTInvFusi...
0% *  CAD 
17.3.2021  
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