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Creating Bolts in Fusion 360

We often need to add new bolts into Fusion 360 but sometimes the options we find online aren’t quite what we’re looking for. One of Fusion’s lesser-known features is the add-ins tool which allows us to run Python scripts. One of these includes a Bolt sample script which we will look at today. Inserting Library …

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Space Awareness of Objects in Revit for COBie Classification

COBie datafiles are used to capture maintainable and operational assets for ongoing management and replacement processes during handover at various gateways in a construction project. When delivering COBie outputs from Autodesk Revit however, it should be noted that these elements should be selected and specified often as part of a clients Asset Information Requirements. It …

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Cutting Edge – Enhanced Cutting for Families in Revit 2023

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Revit 2023 has added some updated functionality around cutting of objects in Section views which allows control on whether specific objects can be seen as cut which previously were not available. There has been a change around allocation of ‘cuttable’ family types in Revit 2023 which can help specifically in section views where objects may …

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5 Tips to Getting Started with the Autodesk Construction Cloud

To decrease risk and increase efficiency, the Autodesk Construction Cloud integrates workflows, teams and data at every level of the construction process. Connected processes and safe collaboration from a single point of truth. When considering making a move to the Autodesk Construction Cloud the first stage is to consider which applications you need and for …

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Change Vault Password

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With Vault user management, every user accessing Vault will need to have an account. This helps Vault understand who is accessing the information at any given time, and who may be making edits to said information. An added layer of protection allows us to protect individual accounts with a password. Whether you are setting one …

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Inventor 2023 Default Template

With the release of Autodesk Inventor 2023, we have a clean new home screen which looks great. Unfortunately, this means we have lost some buttons, one of the victims is the little cog which sets your default templates. In all fairness, once you have set this you don’t need to change it too frequently.   …

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It’s Classified – Revit 2023 Classification Tools Update

There has been an update to the Revit 2023 Interoperability Classification Manager, now called the ‘Standardized Data’ tool. We will have a look at what has changed in this update. There has been a minor interface and function update to the Classification Manager, which now changes the function of the original two button tool. We …

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