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5 Major Updates to AutoCAD 2018 That Can Help You Be More Productive

Updated on March 24, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,, , No Comments

AutoCAD 2018 was officially released on March 21st, 2017, offering several new enhancements, features, and time-savers for the AutoCAD community. In their “AutoCAD 2018 New Features” Skype chat, CADLearning’s Senior Content Manager David Cohn, and U.S. CAD’s Senior Technical Specialist KaDe King, shared their favorite new updates to the AutoCAD…

5 Easy Bluebeam Workflows You Should Learn, Part 2

Updated on March 15, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: , , No Comments

In Part 1 of this blog post series, we shared three Bluebeam workflows for dealing with RFIs, Measurements and Estimations, and Submittals. In this post, we’re concluding with two collaboration workflows every Bluebeam user should know about. Workflow #4: Share and Collaborate with 3D PDFs. 3D PDFs allow your team…

3 Ways Revit Schedules Can Speed Up Your Drafting Process

Updated on March 10, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,, , No Comments

If you’re an architectural drafter or interior designer, you likely have plenty of experience with the repetitive and time consuming task of manually entering data in your schedules. In the March From AutoCAD to Revit webinar, Kristin Rhein shared some powerful tips and tricks on how Revit can speed up your drafting…

5 Easy Bluebeam Workflows You Should Learn, Part 1

Updated on March 9, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: , , No Comments

Whether you’re a master at using Bluebeam’s array of PDF tools or a beginner who’s just getting started, you’re likely creating new workflows now that you have power of paperless documentation and online collaboration. In this two-part blog series, we’re sharing five standard workflows that all Bluebeam users should add to…

3 Things Your Competitors Can Teach You About BIM Training

Updated on March 8, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: , , No Comments

Training and professional development are some of the most important investments that companies and individuals make. For professionals in the AEC industries, rapid advancements in technology and trends makes it even more important to stay current. From augmented and virtual reality to new job site wearables, the industry and the technologies that support…

Making Sense of Your Reality Capture Data

Updated on March 7, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,, , No Comments

Whether you’re a civil engineer, land surveyor, or working in a different discipline in the AEC industry, you can likely find a use for capturing existing conditions to create a digital model. As adoption of reality capture technology grows, new challenges arise for those using the data. If you’re using…

Autodesk Civil Infrastructure Software Updates & Extensions (March 2017)

If you’ve been following the Infrastructure Universe updates so far, you’ve seen lots of updates for Civil 3D, InfraWorks, ReCap, and Navisworks. We also want to bring you up to date on Autodesk Vehicle Tracking (AVT). If you have Autodesk Vehicle Tracking, here are the latest service packs and library…

Did You Know? Open, Navigate, and Print Revit Files in Viewer Mode

Updated on February 24, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,, , No Comments

CADLearning’s successful Did You Know? series tackles common AEC industry and technical problems. U.S. CAD is excited to partner with CADLearning to answer some of the frequently asked questions that the U.S. CAD Technical Support often receive. Question: I just want to view a Revit model. How can I do this?…