What’s New in Plant 3D 2022

One of the strengths of AutoCAD Plant 3D is its customizability. For example, it allows users to build custom P&ID symbols and tags to suit their project needs. Whenever I conduct Plant 3D training, I’m ... https://www.solidcad.ca/whats-new-in-plant-3d-2022/ Importing wire types in AutoCAD Electrical

Whenever we are working with AutoCAD Electrical, one of the key features that we have when we are creating our drawings, is the ability to create and assign the custom wire types that we will use throughout our ... https://www.solidcad.ca/importing-wire-types-in-autocad-electrical/ Enabling The Navisworks Plug-In in Plant 3D

In my previous blog, I explained how Navisworks can complement Plant 3D. Now I will show you how to enable some Navisworks features directly within Plant 3D, or any AutoCAD based products. With this feature enabled ... https://www.solidcad.ca/enabling-the-navisworks-plug-in-in-plant-3d/ Migrating Versions in AutoCAD Electrical

Every year Autodesk releases a new version of the software which often contains new features, bug fixes and overall improved stability, so a common question that we get from our customer is: how do I move all ... https://www.solidcad.ca/migrating-versions-in-autocad-electrical/ Autodesk Desktop Connector Update

June 1, 2021 (v. 14.10.0.1456) Do you use BIM 360 and AutoCAD products?  Do you have the Autodesk Desktop Connector installed?  If so, there is a new update.  This may not be news to you as there are frequent ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autodesk-desktop-connector-update-2/ How to add a new Table/Family in AutoCAD Electrical

A very common question that we get asked is how we can add a custom table inside the catalog browser. As you already know, the catalog browser consists of several different “families” or categories that divide ... https://www.solidcad.ca/how-to-add-a-new-table-family-in-autocad-electrical/ Autodesk Desktop Connector Update

Do you use BIM 360 and AutoCAD products?  Do you have the Autodesk Desktop Connector installed?  If so, there is a new update.  This may not be news to you as there are frequent updates, but this one is somewhat ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autodesk-desktop-connector-update/ How to Create an Empty/Smaller Catalog Database in AutoCAD Electrical

When we are working with AutoCAD Electrical, one of the keys features of the software is the ability to quickly grab information from the catalog browser so it can be later on be used in our reporting tools such ... https://www.solidcad.ca/how-to-create-an-empty-smaller-catalog-database-in-acade/ Autodesk Desktop Connector and Sheet Sets

An update to the Desktop Connector as made available on August 11, 2020.  Here is the relevant Autodesk document. If you’re a Sheet Set user who also uses BIM 360, this update is for you.  In addition to ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autodesk-desktop-connector-and-sheet-sets/ AutoCAD 2021.1 Update

Autodesk has released the first update for AutoCAD 2021.  Find official documentation here.  Here are some highlights: Blocks palette: There is a new Favorites tab. Block can be copied from other tabs to the ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autocad-2021-1-update/