+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 27 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 25 of 657

Forum: Hardware & Operating Systems

Hardware problems? Windows playing up? Maybe you need a recommendation for a new monitor or laptop; this is the forum for you.

  1. Cool Sticky Thread Sticky: Windows 7 - experiences

    Hi Guys Can anybody tell me if they are using Windows 7 with Autocad 2009 and if they know of any problems. We will be upgrading to 7 and our office is using Acad 2009. Cheers Dodge 8)

    Started by DODGE‎, 29th Oct 2009 11:22 pm
    12 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 12
    • Replies: 113
    • Views: 69,673
    6th Dec 2013 12:28 pm Go to last post
  1. screen resolution mystery

    Hello, This is a mystery. I run windows 8.1. I use laptop and extend to a monitor. Every now and then my properties pallete and other such windows like layer manager is zoomed up (all text is...

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 13th Sep 2017 06:12 pm
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 568
    15th Sep 2017 12:40 pm Go to last post
  2. Angry Middle Button on Mouse Won't Pan

    So, I've never had a problem with this before...but seemingly out of nowhere the middle wheel-button on my mouse stopped working when I try to pan real-time. In addition, double-clicking it will no...

    Started by stopandgo‎, 13th Apr 2010 11:46 am
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 37,989
    10th Jul 2017 02:54 pm Go to last post
  3. Super computer and still slow AutoCAD

    Hello, my computer: Intel Core i7 CPU 950 @ 3.07GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470 RAM: 12 GB 64-Bit Windows 7 All of this and my AutoCAD is slugging around, now, I am fast, very fast. But am...

    Started by harrison-matt‎, 29th Mar 2011 08:10 pm
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 23,838
    3rd Jul 2017 10:35 am Go to last post
  4. Got a new plotter - HP DesignJet T730

    Recently replaced our old HP 800PS with a new T730. The old one was a 42" model but we never used that size roll so we went with a 36" model. Our old one was also a plotter/scanner combo but our Oce...

    Started by f700es‎, 28th Jun 2017 04:25 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 667
    29th Jun 2017 12:54 pm Go to last post
  5. Laptop/Workstation Advise

    Afternoon all. I am currently looking to upgrade my Alienware M17XR3 'laptop/brick' and having not needed to for 6 years I currently do not know what is the best purchase for myself, hence the post....

    Started by CheggarsRE‎, 28th Jun 2017 02:27 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 343
    28th Jun 2017 04:21 pm Go to last post
  6. Question Tool to check software compatibility for computer

    I was not sure in which section this question should go do decided to post here. i have autodesk building design suit-2015 license and I need a computer with good specs which can run all the...

    Started by Dipali‎, 26th Apr 2017 06:58 am
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,693
    29th Apr 2017 03:01 am Go to last post
  7. Comfortable Mice for AutoCAD 2D

    Dear All, Anybody can suggest me which Mice is comfortable for AutoCAD 2D... Thanks in Advance..

    Started by CAD USER‎, 13th Feb 2017 11:29 am
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 3,418
    2nd Apr 2017 07:23 am Go to last post
  8. Programmable mouse

    Can anyone recommend a mouse for CAD. A feature I'm specifically interested in being able to program an extra button to act as the ESC key (for obvious reasons). Thanks.

    Started by jim007‎, 15th Mar 2017 09:03 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,767
    21st Mar 2017 01:03 pm Go to last post
  9. System upgrade not by choice

    Recently I had to systematically replace all the components in my computer. It started out with my system crashing while I was playing a game. So I thought the issue was my power supply so I...

    Started by Ski_Me‎, 17th Mar 2017 09:54 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 740
    18th Mar 2017 11:41 am Go to last post
  10. Any Linux users in the house?

    Just loaded Ubuntu version 7.04 a.k.a. "Feisty Fawn" on a dedicated hard drive to give it a whirl. Haven't gotten into how to run a Windows based program under Linux although I've read it can be done...

    Started by ReMark‎, 8th Mar 2008 05:57 pm
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,290
    13th Mar 2017 01:33 pm Go to last post
  11. autocad workstation peripherals

    while browsing the interwebs the other day i came across a few pages talking about using gaming keyboards and mice in conjunction with autocad. so i did a little bit of reading/research (things are...

    Started by stephen80‎, 8th Feb 2017 07:19 pm
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,319
    9th Feb 2017 02:12 pm Go to last post
  12. Anyone Running Autocad LT 2015 on Windows 10?

    Anyone Running Autocad LT 2015 on Windows 10 pro? I know previous versions prior to 2016 are not supported, but I found something that stated that 2015 will run if: The English language...

    Started by jdub714‎, 30th Jan 2017 08:05 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,256
    31st Jan 2017 02:49 am Go to last post
  13. Hardware Acceleration On or Off

    I must commend you Mr. Watson, on both the quality and quantity of helpful information that is found here. I have never NOT gotten the help that was needed. Thank you very much Sir!!! My issue today...

    Started by Draft1tx‎, 22nd Jan 2017 06:20 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,597
    23rd Jan 2017 02:04 pm Go to last post
  14. Calcomp VI and Wintab

    I'm trying to setup Calcomp VI, Looking for suggestions. This is what I have found out. 1. Calcomp do not have a driver for wintab 1.1 -lawsuite 2. Can purchase Vtablet, but not USB support....

    Started by fillmore‎, 25th Feb 2009 05:13 pm
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 12,070
    17th Jan 2017 10:49 pm Go to last post
  15. Dell 5510 and Lenovo p50s/p50

    I got some scholarship money burning a hole in my soul... I'm going to school, and I want an ultrabook for class & CAD. Small and portable for everyday use, but I really have allot of demanding...

    Started by DavidBrown1212‎, 9th Jan 2017 04:46 am
    5510, lenovo, p50, p50s, xps
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,051
    13th Jan 2017 06:25 pm Go to last post
  16. Laptop GPU for AutoCAD 2015, 2D only

    I'm looking to buy a new laptop to run AutoCAD 2015 on. I only use 2D functionality because that's where required for the software I use with It (Shear97 rebar detailing). I know I want an SSD, i7...

    Started by Msradell‎, 11th Oct 2016 09:10 pm
    2d drawing, gpu, i7 cpu, intel
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,733
    9th Jan 2017 03:55 am Go to last post
  17. Unable to use AMD's hardware acceleration

    I have Lenovo G500 59-370339 laptop with , Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3230M CPU, 8GB RAM, 2GB AMD Radeon 8570 graphics card. I also have integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 on this machine. I am running...

    Started by rock1‎, 26th Nov 2016 02:49 pm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,583
    26th Nov 2016 05:15 pm Go to last post
  18. MS Surface, AutoCAD LT and 2nd monitor.

    Anyone using AutoCAD on a MS Surface tablet? If so, are their and settings changes to get good display on the Surface and an attached monitor? When I loaded the trial version of AC 2017 LT is said...

    Started by CalypsoArt‎, 31st Jul 2016 02:57 am
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,268
    31st Jul 2016 06:02 pm Go to last post
  19. Does Autocad 2006 run on Windows 10 ?

    As the thread topic asks, would Autocad 2006 version run on Windows 10 or would it have to be Windows 7 ? Also can anyone advise what specs a laptop would require to run the 2006 version? I...

    Started by Windsor‎, 4th Jul 2016 07:43 pm
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 10,037
    6th Jul 2016 12:46 pm Go to last post
  20. Recommended laptops ?

    Hi there glad I've found this forum as there seems to be a lot of very knowledgeable users on here. I need a laptop around the £1000 (UK) or less price range that will run the latest version of...

    Started by Windsor‎, 4th Jul 2016 07:41 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,466
    4th Jul 2016 08:41 pm Go to last post
  21. Question Suggestion for laptop.

    Hello, I am an Interior Designer , working on software's like AutoCad , 3DS Max , Sketchup, CoralDraw, MS Office , Adobe Suite etc. Presently, I'm thinking of purchasing a new laptop( available in...

    Started by nidhi singhania‎, 28th Jun 2016 09:55 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,116
    2nd Jul 2016 10:02 am Go to last post
  22. Unhappy Using auto cad with onscreen keyboard viewer

    Hi very new to Autocad here - I've just downloaded Autocad onto my laptop, but my laptops number keys don't work so I am using my online keyboard viewer for numbers. When drawing in Autocad and...

    Started by Miwa‎, 28th Jun 2016 12:06 pm
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,542
    1st Jul 2016 01:27 pm Go to last post
  23. HP ZBook Studio G3

    I am looking at a HP ZBook Studio G3 with the following specs: NVIDIA® Quadro® M1000M with 4GB dedicated GDDR5 graphics memory Intel® Core™ i7 Processor non vPro Label 16 GB 2133 DDR4 SDRAM (1...

    Started by SWfangirl‎, 28th Jun 2016 08:46 pm
    computer, workstation, zbook
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,083
    29th Jun 2016 02:24 pm Go to last post
  24. Printer queue size

    Is there a way to look up your printer queue size I sent a large file to my HP 500 printer and it only printed out 13 pages out of 39. All E size by the way. I'll have to adjust my sheet set...

    Started by Ski_Me‎, 27th Jun 2016 03:40 pm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,130
    27th Jun 2016 04:08 pm Go to last post
  25. Mouse Keyboard combo

    Is there a wireless mouse keyboard combo just for using with a cad program. The full size board I'm using is a bit bulky.

    Started by Ski_Me‎, 17th Jun 2016 08:37 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 5,011
    27th Jun 2016 03:30 pm Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 250 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 250 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts