Autodesk Inventor 2020.1 is live, here are some of my favourite new features, as well as the details of how to get hold of the update ———–> Click here for a live link to my 2020.1 posts.
The “Migrate Settings” tool in Inventor 2020 does a really good job of pulling through most of the settings that you need from Inventor 2019 (or earlier), but it does not bring over any custom iLogic Snippets that you have created. The good news, is that this is really easy to do manually. From any … More Migrate iLogic Snippets Between Versions
Vault 2020 is now available, this release features updates to the Vault Sync tool, as well as Copy Design and some improved functionality around PDF’s. Below are 3 videos highlighting the new features: New features in Project Sync: New Features in Copy Design: 2020 PDF Enhancements:
If you have just installed a shiny new version of Autodesk Inventor, you may want to import all of the settings from a previous version. The process is fairly simple, fire up the new version of Inventor, and then on the “Tools” Tab, click on “Migrate Settings” Select the items that you wish to bring … More Migrate Custom Settings From Older Versions
When trying out the Inventor 2020 “Insert End Caps” command for the first time, you may run into the following error message: Frame Generator “Can’t Locate the Inventor Custom Content” The fix is really simple. Inventor 2020’s content centre is installed with a custom library for the end caps. This needs to be added to … More Inventor 2020: Fix “Can’t Locate the Inventor Custom Content”
AutoCAD 2020 is out now, if you are a subscriber, you should have access to it via your Autodesk Desktop app, or download AutoCAD 2020 via your Autodesk Account online http://manage.autodesk.com
Translator Import Export Alias V10 or later CATIA V4 All Revisions CATIA V5 R6 – V5-6R2018 R10 – V5-6R2018 Creo Parametric 1.0; 2.0; 3.0; 4.0; 5.0 DWF/DWFx 6.0 – 7.5 7.5 DWG All Revisions R2000; R2004; R2007; R2010; R2013; R2018 IDF 2.0; 3.0 IFC IFC 2×3 IGES All Revisions 5.3 JT Up to 10.2 Up … More Inventor 2020: Direct Translators & Supported Files
Autodesk Inventor 2020 launched officially this morning, which means that you should be able to access it from your Autodesk Account, or Autodesk Desktop App in the coming days. Below are the official Autodesk videos from YouTube. I have already done a test drive on some of the features, which you can see by visiting … More Autodesk Inventor 2020 What’s New Videos!
A great new enhancement to Inventor 2020 is the ability to add “End Caps” to your frames. The “Insert End Caps” command is part of the sleek new panel UI. There are options for the end plates to have either sharp, filleted or chamfered corners, and these caps can be flush, inset, or offset, making … More Inventor 2020: Frame Generator End Cap
Inventor 2020’s new Unwrap command allow you to flatten nearly any shape into a flat surface that can be saved or exported in different formats. This is a great stride forward, and will allow sheet metal users to unwrap trickier geometry where material deformation is taking place. It may also help people design things like … More Inventor 2020: New Unwrap Command