AutoCAD Basics: Change the Background Colour

You may want to change the background colour in AutoCAD, this is really easy to do, simply follow the steps outlined below. From your model tab in AutoCAD, simply right click anywhere in the window and select "Options". In the "Options Dialogue", on the "Display" tab, click "Colors", then choose your desired colour from the... Continue Reading →

AU London 2018 Preview

If you're headed to Autodesk University London this year, and are an Inventor or Vault user, you may be interested in the 2 sessions that I am running. The first once is called "Extending Autodesk Vault". The aim of the class, is to show how to add functionality to Vault, using a tool called "Cadline... Continue Reading →

New Look Site

Migration: Welcome to the re-vamped site, it has been neglected over the last few years. For those interested in what I've done, I have migrated over from an old Google Sites web page to a WordPress hosted site. The process was actually painless once I located my DNS settings, which my domain provider had squirrelled... Continue Reading →

Autodesk 2019 – 2020 & 2021 Product keys

Product keys are required for installation of Autodesk products and are used to differentiate products that are both sold independently and as part of a product suite. For example, installing AutoCAD 2019 as a point product requires product key 001K1, but installing AutoCAD 2019 from the AutoCAD Design Suite Premium 2019 requires product key 768K1.... Continue Reading →

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