The "Copy Properties eye dropper" has been updated in Inventor 2020.1's Frame Generator Environment, making the copying of properties from one frame member to another much easier. Here is the workflow, I've included and animated GIF below to show it working! Select the frame members you want to change. Click the eye dropper Choose the... Continue Reading →
A really small, but useful enhancement to Inventor has been made in the 2020.1 update, and that is the addition of an icon next to the "Copy Properties" tool on the right click menu (drawing environment), as show above. The "Copy Properties" tool is a really useful way to match the properties of on Dimension... Continue Reading →
Inventor 2020.1 has a nice small enhancement to the Sketching environment, and that is the inclusion of a keyboard shortcut for the Horizontal command. To access the Horizontal Command in Inventor 2020.1's sketch environment, simply press the dash key [ - ] (as shown below) When Mousing over the commands, both Horizontal and Vertical Constraints,... Continue Reading →
Some really cool features are being released in these point releases of Inventor. With Inventor 2019.2 we got "Spell Checking" in the drawing environment, click on the image below for all of the details around spell checking, as well as some cool hacks for getting even more out of the spell checker. Inventor 2020.1 now... Continue Reading →
Inventor 2020.1 release is now live, have a look at the details here. One of my new favourite features is the update to "Virtual Components", or virtual parts. These can now be added to your Assemblies directly from the BoM environment. I'm a big fan of them, as they save a lot of time, and... Continue Reading →
The Inventor 2020.1 Update is now live, subscribers can access it via the Autodesk Desktop App, as shown below, or via the Autodesk Account. Check out the new features video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWUTlk1ES6k For a complete list of enhancements in this update, have a look at the Autodesk Inventor 2010.1 Help file here.