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/ Getting Started with Product Design Visualization

Getting started with product design visualization is easy.​ Currently most engineering is accomplished using 3D modeling software’s. It can be done in solids, surfaces, meshes, nurb curves etc. It ... https://www.solidcad.ca/getting-started-with-product-design-visualization/ Dynamic Duo – AutoCAD Plant 3D and Navisworks: How to view Plant 3D data in Navisworks

In a data driven world, information can be the currency that can make or break your project. Misinformation, or the lack of, can cause delays and costly errors in a project’s life cycle. AutoCAD Plant 3D is ... https://www.solidcad.ca/1605940/ Effective Data Structure is Key for Success in Today’s Digital Workplace

Digital transformation is essential for any business looking to navigate the post-COVID world that exists today. Before the pandemic, the focus on digital transformation was high but has increased due to a large ... https://www.solidcad.ca/effective-data-structure-is-key-for-success-in-todays-digital-workplace/ Understanding Product Lifestyle Management (PLM): The Path to the Digital Future

In my opinion, the most painful product lifecycle management (PLM) failures happen when companies struggle to understand the concept and implement it in their organization. This technology is made to help them. ... https://www.solidcad.ca/understanding-product-lifestyle-management-plm-the-path-to-the-digital-future/ 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/ Autodesk Inventor: Get A Different Perspective

In this modern age of software, it seems that there is a specific software or tool for just about anything, but our main asset for accomplishing our CAD work is still our eyes. The way we view things has a major ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autodesk-inventor-get-a-different-perspective/ Autodesk Fusion 360 & Metallic Strip Animal Sculptures – Part 2

As promised in my last blog, here are some tips and tricks that I often use to convert mesh body to a b-rep or t-spline body in Fusion 360. Tip #1: Converting a mesh body to a b-rep or t-spline body in Fusion ... https://www.solidcad.ca/autodesk-fusion-360-metallic-strip-animal-sculptures-part-2/