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Measuring in AutoCAD Mobile

Measuring in AutoCAD Mobile

This is a really cool feature that you cannot even do on the desktop versions of AutoCAD: quick measurements. Just start the tool, then tap in any open space and AutoCAD mobile gives you the horizontal and vertical distances to the nearest geometry. Really great for space planning and checking dimensions on-site. In the desktop […]

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AutoCAD Popups That May Confuse You

AutoCAD Popups That May Confuse You

Great walk through of various pop-ups that can confuse even seasoned users of AutoCAD. Head over to CAD-notes.com to take a look.

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Marcus O’Brien, Senior Product Line Manager

Marcus O’Brien, Senior Product Line Manager

In my career I have been incredibly fortunate to work directly with Autodesk and their amazing employees. This began back when I shoe-horned my way into the development of AutoCAD for Mac back in 2009. I became a bit of a thorn in the AutoCAD for Mac team’s side and was rewarded by visiting not […]

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Happy Birthday Autodesk!

Happy Birthday Autodesk!

Wow. 35 years. I’ve only been using their software for 18 years, but it already seems like forever. Here’s to another 35 years! Check out these two posts by Shaan Hurley, one wishing them Happy Birthday and the other with a bunch of pics of others doing the same. Very cool. Happy Birthday! Photos from […]

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Smarter Dimensioning in AutoCAD 2016 (Mac too!)

Smarter Dimensioning in AutoCAD 2016 (Mac too!)

Happy to say this feature is in AutoCAD for Mac 2016 as well. Great tool and great run down by Lynn! Take a look at the article on Cadalyst

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Lynn Allen Tip: the Change command

Lynn Allen Tip: the Change command

A little delayed, but another great tip from Lynn Allen! Click here to take a look

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AU 2015 Flickr

AU 2015 Flickr

If you attended AU 2015, upload your pics to Shaan Hurley’s Flickr pool. If you didn’t make it, go take a look at all of the fun you missed! I think there was a little learning this year too . . . Check out Shaan’s post

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Revit on a Mac? Kinda but Official!

Revit on a Mac? Kinda but Official!

Confused? So am I, a little. Frame announced at AU this year that they obtained complete certification from Autodesk for applications in a virtual environment. I need to pour into this a little deeper (and you can too in the article below) but you can now run Revit, fully supported in a browser. If so, […]

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Build your AutoCAD IQ – AutoCAD for Mac 2016 New Features

Build your AutoCAD IQ – AutoCAD for Mac 2016 New Features

This Thursday (December 10, 2015 @ 11am PDT) I will be guest speaking on the weekly Autodesk Web Series “Build Your AutoCAD IQ.” My topic will be the new features of AutoCAD for Mac 2016. If you are using AutoCAD for Mac or wondering if the feature set has improved since you checked it out last, […]

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Build Your AutoCAD IQ Webinar

Build Your AutoCAD IQ Webinar

This Thursday (June 4, 2015 @ 11am PDT) I will be guest speaking on the weekly Autodesk Web Series “Build Your AutoCAD IQ.” My topic will be what else but AutoCAD for Mac. If you are interested in AutoCAD for Mac but not sure of the differences / capabilities, register below and stop by for […]

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