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Authoring & Publishing Third Party Stuff

Hello! In my day to day work, I often receive cad data from suppliers for purchased parts that I need to put into my piping designs.  Valves, special fittings, instruments etc.  These can come from a variety of sources, such

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Did You Know… IDW Copy & Paste

Hello! Short and sweet today.  I’m trying to get back into the habit of writing more posts.  I’ve been pretty bad at keeping this up lately.  I guess I let life get in the way of the truly important things.

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AU 2017 Here We Come!

Hello everyone! Many thanks to any of you who visited the Autodesk University polling while it was open, and voted for any of my classes.  The numbers have been in for a while but I’ve been too busy to get

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Voting for AU 2017 Classes Open!

Hey everyone!  The call for proposals for Autodesk University 2017 is closing, and the time for voting has begun.  This is new this year.  In previous years the selection committee did all of the hard work of selecting classes.  This

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Almost that time again….

Wow, it seems like just a few weeks ago that we were in Las Vegas for Autodesk University 2016.  It was another great week, so full of classes, networking and other activities that I didn’t even have time to write

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Autodesk Knowledge Network 

Do you know what this is?  The AKN , as it is commonly known, is a vast storehouse of product knowledge related to the entire universe of Autodesk Software.  Filled with articles, blog posts, Screencast videos and so much more.

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Instrument Loops in AutoCAD P&ID

Hello! After one of the craziest summers I have seen since I have been on this job, I finally got a chance last week to get back into setting up my AutoCAD P&ID software.  It took a little while just

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Happy October – 6 weeks to AU 2016

Only 6 more weeks (roughly) until Autodesk University 2016.  If you haven’t already registered, you should consider it.  This is three days of learning, networking and general fun.  Held again this year at the Venetian Casino and Resort in Las

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Change Physical Properties on Content Center Parts

So…. you have a part in your Content Center.  It’s a purchased part, and you got a Step file from a supplier, which you authored, and published and tucked away neat and clean.  The block was a fairly “dumb” part.

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Autodesk University 2015 – Wrap up

Well,… I’m safely home and back to work, and I haven’t had 5 minutes to write anything until now.  I’m going to do a very quick wrap up of the last few days of Autodesk University, so bear with me.

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