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What is the different between AMPP and AMACAD? I tried to bring in some tools from CUI and it shows both exact tool twice. Ex: "Break at point" there are 2 sources one is AMPP and other is AMACAD....
I was playing with ACADM 2015 and noticed that the project manager was not there. I had worked with ACADM 2004 and 2005, and they both had a project manager similar to ACADE. Am I missing something?
After 10 years experience with AutoCAD, now utilizing AutoCAD 2010. I do mostly conceptual drawings. Every once in a while I accidentally get into trouble. In this case apparently I hit something...
AutoCAD 2014 Mechanical
When i click on SNAP TO PERPENDICULAR
I get ERASE
This is messed also on different computer :(
Is there possible to change the linetyp of a section line. I want the section line to look like a centerline.
I have tried to change linetyp in proporties but the section line wont change.
So, I know this is a long shot, but here goes.
I have a number of users (myself included) who are struggling with trim and extend in 2015.
We draw a line. We draw lines perpendicular to that...
if not, is there away to transfer files between them? thanks
In AutoCAD Mechanical 2015 when I run the shaft calculation command the result table is filled with "variable" names as opposed to correct names. See screenshot below.
That's what came out...
Does anyone know if there is a quick method of finding an individual ACMPARTREF node when you have several hundred splattered across a drawing?
I am having trouble assigning Part References with quantities to a block.
When I generate the BOM prior to blocking the objects which contain the PR it works great, but when I block those...
Software: AutoCAD Mechanical 2014 (Product Suite)
I have been trying to figure out the best way to create a Bill of Materials of my 3D Models for my Company.
My Models are of...
I want to be able to create a new layer.
I attempt to open the "Mechanical Layer Manager".
Instead of it opening, I get a message, stating,
"Mechanical Layers cannot be used when Object...
I was wondering if it is possible to insert a part reference "bullseye" on to a 3D object, I would like to use it in my blocks so I can insert the blocked fittings into an piping assembly and...
Usually I go to options and change profile to VANILLA and click apply.
But now, when I open ACAD mechanical 2015 it is still ACADMPP and all my setting have gone. Please help.
autodesk eliminated the option " dim text position " to edit Dimension in autocad mechanical 2014 ? :?
any way to fix this?
sorry my english isn't my native language
I am trying to create a BOM within a drawing master that when I close the drawing and re-open it will continue to add and subtract parts and other block items. My question is, Is there a setup...
I am busy figuring out how to produce a BOM based on our building drawings.
I am able to assign part references, produce part lists and BOM's but am struggling with one thing.
If I for...
how to edit and save default AM layers? I want to edit linetype and lineweight so next time when i start autocad and choose AM layers i dont need to change that parameters all the time...
Is it possible to somehow combine an assembly done in metric units with one done in imperial units or is it a case of "the twain shall never meet"?
I know I can link an excel spreadsheet into Autocad, but is it possible to have an excel spread sheet linked to the BOM/parts list that can be created in autocad mechanical (2012 version)?
Is there any way to rotate the surface texture text?
Hi .... I am new to autocad mechanical and i want to learn 2d & 3d concepts through video tutorials. Can anyone please provide me some materials from which i can learn. It will be of great help.
I have been trying to figure out what the connection difference to AutoCAD mechanical the viewports really have.
We all run 2013 AutoCAD Mechanical.
Some users use the ribbon...
My object is drawn correctly in model space.
I attempt to dimension it in paper space.
If I use the Power Dimensioning tool, my dimensions come in incorrectly.
However, if I use DIM > HOR or...
Can someone hellp with cam design, i need to design a cam but i know just tracker movement h=10mm
transmission angle= 55 degree
and how i can change dimensions from inch to mm....
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