CADWorx 2012 Release Read more

CADWorx 2012 Release

For a while now we’ve been informing people that they should get the latest download of CADWorx 2010 (Nov. 10 build) to use some new features like the discontinuity view palette and the HVAC catalog.  To allow users to run  the latest CADWorx 2010 features with AutoCAD 2012, Intergraph released CADWorx 2012.  Existing CADWorx users […]

Read more

Loading Equipment with CADWorx Plant

Pretty frequently  we get asked how to load equipment in CADWorx Plant.  Today I’m going to walk through how CADWorx get’s loaded into AutoCAD.  To learn how this works we will discuss the support file search paths, and files that AutoCAD loads automatically. Since I am a big fan of knowing why things work, we’ll […]

Read more

SPECVIEW–Quick changes

It’s funny how topics are brought to mind.  Every time I install or update CADWorx, I have a couple tweaks that I always make.  First I always want Equipment loaded inside of Plant, and second I always change my spec view settings.  Today we’ll go over some quick changes I like to make on the […]

Read more

Disconnects in ISOGEN

For many years, troubleshooting pipe connectivity for ISOGEN was…well, annoying to say the least.  Typically, the process went something like this: Run an iso/isos. Get a list of lines with disconnects. View the generated failed iso’s to see where the disconnect was shown. Fix the disconnects that were indicated. Isolate lines that couldn’t have drawings […]

Read more

Line View settings

I’ve started working on a line number filter app to go out in our CADWorx Properties palette program.  For a while, I’ve wanted an easy way to take a filter, and save for later use. For information about filters, check out the Common List Dialog in the CADWorx help file. Basically, you can use a […]

Read more

Project Setup: The XREF command

I thought it’d be worth the time to dig into the XREF command options a little more.  Two in particular can have a big impact on model portability, the reference type, and the path type options. Path Type The options available for path type are Full path, Relative path or No Path. However, if you […]

Read more

ISOGEN and Victaulic pipe in CADWorx Plant Professional

During my free time, I sometimes peruse help files…I know it’s a bad habit, but I can’t stop.   While reading through the skeys.pdf (C:\CADWorx 2010\Plant\Isogen\Isogen_Utils) I ran across a skey that I would have had use for, but was not aware of.  By default if you use a victualic spec, the ISOGEN iso will […]

ECAD Database for CADWorx Read more

ECAD Database for CADWorx

We are proud to announce that the ECAD Database for CADWorx will be available in our store soon.  We showed it briefly at CADWorx University 2010, and since then have gotten more features included. Download the feature walk through: The goal in creating this database was to add functionality that users request on a regular […]