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CADWorx 2011 Update

The next release of CADWorx is right around the corner.  From now until the release date, the beta team and developers have a bi-weekly meeting showcasing the latest fixes and updates.  The release is scheduled for October 1, with a pre-release being given away to attendees of CADWorx University 2010. This past Wednesday we got […]

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Changing Text Height in CADWorx P&ID

Today’s material comes from a discussion between myself and Werner Theron, of Chempute.  A client wanted to change the height of a text on P&ID, and needed to know the best way to do that.  Two options are available for such situation, SCALETEXT, and the CADWorx P&ID command TEXTCORRECT.  Both accomplish the same thing, but […]

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Helpful Program

The other day a friend of mine asked if there was a good way to get a screen shot of only a part of a screen.  Many users are familiar with using PrintScreen, but frequently, you don’t want to capture the entire viewable area. The tool that I recommend for screen capture is called Jing.  […]

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2011 Update

More questions on 2011! Great input guys, I really appreciate the feedback.  Keep it coming.  Clint’s a new user who’s been on the forums trying to learn about CADWorx and he asked a question to my previous post on CADWorx 2011. CADWorx has 2 official releases, one in the spring and a fall release.  The […]

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CADWorx 2011

In this post we broke the news about CADWorx 2011.  To cover Clark’s question, I thought I’d post about the upcoming release.  First of all there will be a release slated for the end of the user conference in Houston.  This release is CADWorx 2011.  To clarify the CADWORX Next Generation technology is only a […]

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Navisworks Searching

On the forums this week a question came up on pipe colors.  Most of us are familiar with changing the color of the layer for piping.  However, through Navisworks we also have another option.  The technique below will show you how to create a search, save it and override the color of the searched items. […]

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Searching…No Results Found

I realized recently that the search plug-in for our blog wasn’t working well.  Ok, it wasn’t working at all.  For example, people searched for “ribbon” and no results would display.  Last week, I was able to find some other plug-ins that should resolve the issues. Blog Search box:   Now, a search for “ribbon” will […]

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Online Help

  As many of you probably know, Autodesk made Online Help available in AutoCAD 2011.  However, you may not have known that online help has been available for CADWorx for quite some time.  Here are the relevant pages: For online Plant help: http://www.coade.com/uploads/cadworx/plant/ For online Steel help: http://www.coade.com/uploads/cadworx/steel/ For online Equipment help: http://www.coade.com/uploads/cadworx/equipment/ and for […]