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January 19, 2022

Comparing BIM Collaborate and BIM Collaborate Pro

If you have architects, engineers and construction (AEC) users that need to review design work, provide feedback and coordinate models among teams, BIM Collaborate and BIM Collaborate Pro (formerly known ...

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January 13, 2022

System Requirements for Plant 3D 2022

System requirements: AutoCAD 2022 including Specialized Toolsets (Windows) Operating System 64-bit Microsoft® Windows® 10. See Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle for support information. Processor Basic: 2.5–2.9 GHz processorRecommended: 3+ GHz processor CPU Intel ...

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January 12, 2022

System Requirements for Plant 3D 2021

System requirements for AutoCAD 2021 including Specialized Toolsets (Windows) Operating System 64-bit Microsoft® Windows® 8.1 and Windows 10. See Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle for support information. Processor Basic: 2.5–2.9 GHz processorRecommended: 3+ ...

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December 14, 2021

Custom Properties in Navisworks

Using Navisworks Appearance Profiler selection sets as a visual way to close the gap between design, purchasing and installation can be a time saver. It is a valuable tool for ...

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November 22, 2021

Recent Updates to Autodesk BIM Collaborate

On November 16, 2021, Autodesk announced over 50 product enhancements and new features for products on the Autodesk Construction Cloud platform. Cloud-based BIM Collaborate and BIM Collaborate Pro connect architecture, ...

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October 19, 2021

Sharing Plant 3D Projects and Settings

We request sample projects and templates to help us troubleshoot or understand how you are using Plant 3d to create piping designs. Here’s a few steps you should follow to ...

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October 5, 2021

What Plant 3D Questions Will Power BI Help YOU Answer?

One of the most overlooked benefits of using Plant 3D for your design process is the rich data that is automatically generated. This data has always been there, but it ...

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August 27, 2021

Power BI Overview

Today we’re going to review Power BI and the role it can play in communication and execution. As with all tools, Power BI is designed fit a specific need and ...

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July 14, 2021

Publishing DWFs for AutoCAD Plant 3D and Hiding Properties

I’ve been playing around with BIM 360 and looking at some various options for accessing metadata. I had forgotten that you can’t just plot to DWF if you want metadata ...

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May 4, 2021

Migrating Shared Content to Plant 3D 2022

In Plant 3D 2022 the shared content folder has changed by moving some files to the install folder instead of being in the shared content folder. These files are not ...

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April 30, 2021

What you probably don’t care to know about ParamOnLine in Plant 3D

Every now and then we get a random urge to answer a question no one asks, such as when the Fixed Issues for P&ID say, “The order of assets in ...

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April 26, 2021

Creating Valve Takeoffs and Lists with Plant 3D Boost

Plant 3D Boost has been updated to include new reports. For existing subscribers to Plant 3D Boost, the new reports are located in Project Files\CAD\Plant 3D\Report Templates\ and are called ...

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