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It seems Inventor is on the rise. This forum is here to introduce the wonderful world of Autodesk Inventor. Ask questions, make comments and view tutorials.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ - New and Interested Users of Inventor

    Draft FAQ Last Updated 19/11/04 1) Where do I start ????? :oops: Run and install the Help file CD and "getting Started CD" 2) I was trying to model a specific feature but ... ?

    Started by Mr T‎, 1st Apr 2004 11:20 pm
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor 101

    DO NOT REPLY TO THIS THREAD. If you feel the desire to respond or need further instruction - start a new thread and paste the reference url in your new thread....

    Started by JD Mather‎, 15th Apr 2014 01:36 pm
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor FAQ Please read BEFORE POSTING

    ___ INVENTOR FAQ_ OCTOBER 03, 2005 ___ ____________________________________________________________________ New 10/03/05 Added Multiple Hotfixes for R10 AIS and AIP. Also Augi Inventor Group...

    Started by Mr T‎, 3rd Oct 2005 07:40 pm
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  4. Cool Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor Related Websites and Resources

    I have cut this out of the FAQ so specifically help/tutorial sites are listed below. Please post any others and I will edit the post and please post any errors or broken links. I have not used...

    Started by Mr T‎, 4th Mar 2007 05:55 pm
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Free Inventor Onscreen Demo Videos

    An excellent flash movie with intro and demos of Inventor Features. 8) http://download.autodesk.com/us/interactiveoverviews/inventor/main.html Nick

    Started by Mr T‎, 23rd Mar 2006 08:39 pm
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  1. Where is the viewpoint ?

    Hello With navigation bar tools we can see the 3d model or assembly, from different viewpoints. Is there any way to get the coordinates of the viewpoint?. Any way to manipulate them ? ...

    Started by Malog‎, Today 10:17 am
    inventor, navigation
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  2. Suppresing features in a part to make view representations

    My current design request is a shipping container with the sidewall cut out and another container welded to it basically turning an 8ft wide container into a 12ft wide container.. part of the...

    Started by guitar-bimbo‎, 12th Sep 2014 09:18 pm
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    12th Sep 2014 10:58 pm Go to last post
  3. Annotate Assembly iProperties in a drawing

    I am wondering how to data mine iProperties of an assembly for text in a leader (or Balloon) in a .idw. I can pull up any iProp of a part within the assembly but can't select the assembly as the...

    Started by beardrafter‎, 5th Sep 2014 07:23 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    11th Sep 2014 01:49 pm Go to last post
  4. Inventor 2015 BIM Exchange, export to RFA not available.

    Hi, I have been playing around with the BIM exchange and as the title states I appear not to have the file type option available for exporting to a RFA file (see attachments) I know it is...

    Started by Cubes CDS‎, 8th Sep 2014 08:12 pm
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  5. ? Derive an Assembly meaning

    What does it mean to derive an assembly?

    Started by mattador04‎, 6th Sep 2014 02:43 am
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    8th Sep 2014 06:35 pm Go to last post
  6. Can I slot a plate along an irregular line?

    I tried slotting a plate along an irregular line by SWEEPing an extruded hole alone a spline No luck! :cry: Inventor 2015 does not select the spline as a path. I must have this wrong somehow...

    Started by Vagulus‎, 6th Sep 2014 06:52 am
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    6th Sep 2014 11:50 pm Go to last post
  7. How to flatten the inner vanes of transit mixer drum

    I have been trying to create the inner vanes of transit mixer drum. As you can see in the images the vanes it is a double start helix which has been color coded green and yellow respectively. The...

    Started by Goku360‎, 6th Sep 2014 08:34 am
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  8. Drawing Drawing a roof of a train

    Hi, I'm currently trying to construct a train for my model railway. Since it has never been mass produced by any manufacturer, I have to make my own. Fortunately a manufacturer once made a model...

    Started by MasterGollom‎, 5th Sep 2014 03:46 pm
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    5th Sep 2014 09:10 pm Go to last post
  9. Customize BOM for nuts and bolts

    I have to create a BOM for bolt packages. In the past we have created an excel doc and imported into the 2d in place of a BOM. Keeping track of this manually sucks. The customer needs to see the BOM...

    Started by beardrafter‎, 5th Sep 2014 07:17 pm
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  10. Drawing views not updating changes to color

    I'm running Inventor 2015. I have views placed into a drawing with the shaded view option. I go into the assembly and override the colors of some sub assemblies, but these don't get updated in...

    Started by Big Mike‎, 4th Sep 2014 06:46 pm
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    5th Sep 2014 04:10 pm Go to last post
  11. modeling wires

    What is the best way to model wires into my assy?

    Started by abishop‎, 27th Feb 2013 05:14 pm
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    5th Sep 2014 02:07 am Go to last post
  12. EMBOSS Icon Location ???

    Using AutoCAD Mechanical 2013, I can not find the EMBOSS Icon. Where is this button located? I even searched GOOGLE & YOUTUBE, but couldn't find an answer there, either.

    Started by vertical horizons‎, 3rd Sep 2014 02:14 pm
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    4th Sep 2014 03:13 pm Go to last post
  13. Angled Sweep

    Hey I am a new user to autocad Inventor and already watched a lot of tutorials. So I really start to get the hang of it. Now i'm trying to make a barbecue design but I don't really find how to...

    Started by AlbatiQue‎, 29th Aug 2014 04:52 pm
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  14. Precise detail box in a drawing

    Hi All, How can I have a Precise detail box(or circle by its default) in a drawing so I can locate it in x & y dimensions from reference point of my drawing. Cheers Ali

    Started by alijahed‎, 28th Aug 2014 07:21 am
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  15. Inventor Frame Generated part is inserted at a different place than I selected

    Hello all, New to the cad forum...and new to inventor after taking a two year break. I am creating an equal angle frame member using the frame generator, everything seems to work as per...

    Started by vespazari‎, 29th Aug 2014 06:08 am
    inventor 2015
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  16. Extrude Cut

    Hi Guys, New to the forum, so thanks in advance for the help. I'm returning to autodesk products after many years to jump on the 3d printing bandwagon. I'll have a couple of newbie questions while...

    Started by glowbrain‎, 21st Aug 2014 03:50 am
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  17. Exclamation Images not displayed when converted to PDF from an .idw file

    So out of the blue after converting an idw. file to PDF, my company logo (which is an embedded jpeg image on my drawing template) was not being displayed. I have been converting idw. files to PDF for...

    Started by Rarehumanjeff‎, 21st Aug 2014 09:51 pm
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  18. Navigating without Navigation bar

    HI I try to navigate to Inventor model space and assembly space, without using any Navigation tool (View cube, Navigation wheel etc). For example a tool using angle input related to X,Y,Z axes for...

    Started by Malog‎, 2nd Aug 2014 06:34 pm
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  19. Why units different?

    Dear All, My name is Hiandy and I am using Autdesk Inventor Pro 2014 I have a problem with measurement unit. First, I created a part. Then, I used feature of 'thicken' to one surface. After...

    Started by hiandy‎, 13th Jul 2014 12:05 pm
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    20th Aug 2014 12:13 pm Go to last post
  20. Hole Chart labels, Inventor 2014

    Is it possible to modify the way Inventor labels holes for charting. I want all holes of a certain specification to have the same label in all views in all drawings all the time. Ideally, I want to...

    Started by Dieguy‎, 19th Aug 2014 04:24 pm
    hole chart, hole labels
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  21. Exporting part intelligence

    OK, the Inventor noob is back with a question or two that I came up empty searching for as I'm probably using the wrong terminology. As I'm working on the model truck's axle, I came to the point...

    Started by mjncad‎, 18th Aug 2014 07:39 am
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    19th Aug 2014 07:56 am Go to last post
  22. Bolt pattern centerline and angle

    Inventor 14............ I am trying to dimension a Diameter to the CL of a hole pattern...... HOW? I am trying to dimension the angle these. How? I have attached .pdf Thanks Andy B

    Started by abishop‎, 15th Aug 2014 03:38 pm
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  23. JD Mather's 60 hints in 60 minutes

    I do not really get hints 39-40. I am very familiar with SolidWorks' curve driven pattern. I do not see how you can do this in Inventor. Any helpful information would be great. How are you...

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 18th Aug 2014 01:31 am
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    18th Aug 2014 06:25 am Go to last post
  24. Constraints-Motion-Driven tools

    Hello, I ran into my first major issue with Inventor. I have tried to upload an assembly file but CADTUTOR will not let me. Anyway, I attached a drop box link to access the file for a good...

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 14th Aug 2014 08:03 am
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  25. Need help with creating a "Fly eye" Lens.

    Hello and thank you in advance for reading my post and helping me figure this out. I've been trying to add a "fly eye" pattern to a partial dome shaped part.Its more challenging than I thought it...

    Started by KennyJ‎, 13th Aug 2014 08:25 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    14th Aug 2014 12:15 am Go to last post

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