Monthly Archives: March 2012

Autodesk 360 Vs. Dropbox

If you’ve been paying attention to the Autodesk 2013 launch webcasts, then you’ve probably been hearing that Autodesk’s cloud service Autodesk Cloud Document has been renamed to Autodesk 360.  Recently, Dropbox has been a popular service for cloud-based file sharing, … Continue reading

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Autodesk 2013 Virtual Event

It’s not too late to register for the Autodesk 2013 Virtual Event here.  The general session presentation starts at 9AM PDT.  There’s also a group of breakout sessions to choose from that are related to BIM and AEC.  I just … Continue reading

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Map 3D 2013 – Top 5 New Features

Display Styles per Viewport with Dynamic Legends, North Arrows & Scales Previously, AutoCAD Map 3D was limited to a single display style at a time in a drawing.  If you wanted a blow-up of an area to appear differently within … Continue reading

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Autodesk 2013 New Releases

This year’s Autodesk 2013 product launch is significantly different than previous years.  We’re seeing almost all of the products being released on the same day.  Typically, AutoCAD comes first with the verticals trickling out afterwards.  This year, we’re seeing most … Continue reading

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AutoCAD Analysis Zebra

This strange command was introduced in AutoCAD 2011.  Speaking with co-workers here, it’s mainly a source of frustration as users try to Zoom Extents and instead get the ZEBRA command, the alias for ANALYSISZEBRA. What does this command do anyways?  … Continue reading

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