Quick Tip: Run “Before Save” Rule Only Once in Assemblies

By Jelte de Jong In some cases, you want to have a rule that is triggered by the “Before Save” event trigger. For example, to check if the iProperty “Part number” was set. Something like this; If you do this, you may get unexpected or unwanted results when you save an assembly with lots of parts … More Quick Tip: Run “Before Save” Rule Only Once in Assemblies

iLogic Quick Tip: Remove Assembly Appearance Overrides

I adapted an API sample to work with iLogic. This utility removes assembly appearance overrides in your assemblies, as shown below. Here’s the code: Public Sub RemoveAssemblyOverrides() ‘ Get the active assembly document. Dim asmDoc As AssemblyDocument Set asmDoc = ThisApplication.ActiveDocument ‘ Iterate through the objects that have an override. Dim obj As ComponentOccurrence For … More iLogic Quick Tip: Remove Assembly Appearance Overrides

Get Control Definition Names – iLogic Tool

By Jhoel Forshav For this blog post I thought I’d share the code for an iLogic tool I’ve written to easily find the names of control definitions. I’ve seen on the Inventor Customization Forum that users from time to time ask about the these names in order to execute them through the CommandManager (ThisApplication.CommandManager.ControlDefinitions(”ControlDefinitionName”).Execute).  So, … More Get Control Definition Names – iLogic Tool

Autodesk Open Up Access to 5 Previous Versions

Starting November 2, 2020, Autodesk is expanding access for all customers (on subscription and maintenance plans) to the latest release and up to 5 versions back. Check out the full details here.  Please Note: Although Autodesk are expanding access to 5 versions back, only the current and 3 versions back will be eligible for Autodesk technical support.