A client recently asked me if I could help them with a request from an end user. They wanted to see the mass of their part and assembly files in Vault. A secondary requirement was to see this same information in the Vault web client. I figured a simple iLogic rule would suffice. However, a … More Vault: Display Mass – Client or Web
I have many versions of Inventor, AutoCAD and Vault (Clients) installed on my PC. Sometimes I fire up the wrong software and it wastes time A few months back, I saw some custom icons for Autodesk product and this got me thinking… What if I had a specific icon for each release of Inventor, Vault … More Unofficial & Retro Inventor AutoCAD & Vault Icons
For several years now Autodesk have included an uninstall tool with their software. It is the quickest and best way to remove Autodesk software from your Windows system. The uninstall tool is extremely useful for removing old versions of software, or removing a failed installation, for more help on successful installs, see this article. Here’s … More Autodesk Uninstall Tool
I’ve been asked several times recently to help people with installation issues of their Autodesk software, so I thought it would be best to put a blog post together, to make my life (and yours) easier. If you follow these instructions EXACTLY, your instillation should run smoothly (as long as your PC is healthy!) If … More Successfully Installing Your Autodesk Software
We’ve just updated the Unofficial app. The new build does not collect any cookies, and was built using the MIT app inventor. It’s also smaller, only 3MB versus the old one which was 13MB! There is a new icon and the new landing page is better suited to mobile devices, making it easier to see … More Unofficial Inventor App 2.0
Autodesk have released Vault 2021, below is an overview video showing the new features in this exciting new release.
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Thomas Rambach of CADToolbox.com recently asked if I would BETA test his latest creation “Batch Logic”. Before I get into Batch Logic, it’s worth pointing out that Thomas is the creator of Swift Prints and Design Notes for Inventor. Batch Logic is two fantastic utilities rolled into one, the first for Inventor and another for … More Batch Logic for Inventor & Vault
I mentioned the launch of Duplicate Search for Vault 2020.2 in a previous blog post. Once you have installed the update (brief update instructions at the bottom of this post), the new Duplicate Search Dashboard is available in your Vault client. To set up the duplicate search, from your Vault Settings (Tools > Administration >Vault … More Setting up Duplicate Search in Vault 2020.2
And that’s a wrap! 2020 is on the horizon. I wanted to say a big thank you to everyone who has visited the site in 2019, thank you for your support. I run this site as a hobby, generally putting blog posts together on the weekends, usually early on Saturday mornings with a cup of … More 2019 – A Year in Review