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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 ... ?
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___ INVENTOR FAQ_ OCTOBER 03, 2005 ___
10/03/05 Added Multiple Hotfixes for R10 AIS and AIP. Also Augi Inventor
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...
An excellent flash movie with intro and demos of Inventor Features. 8)
With navigation bar tools we can see the 3d model or assembly, from
Is there any way to get the coordinates of the viewpoint?. Any way to manipulate them ?
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...
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...
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...
What does it mean to derive an assembly?
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
What is the best way to model wires into my assy?
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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...
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