Autodesk (AutoCAD, Navisworks, etc) Technical Notes

Autodesk Technical Notes inclusive of AutoCAD, Navisworks and other related products. Application areas include Process and Plant Design, Piping, Equipment, Structural, Petrochemical, Chemical, Semiconductor, Power, Offshore, Food, Beverage, Brewing, Pharmaceutical, Water Treatment, Building Services, Shipbuilding and Architectural.

Viewing CADWorx components in Navisworks
When viewing CADWorx Plant Models with Navisworks you will need check a few things: Clean Up Before installing any new object enablers make sure you: ...
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 10:22 AM
How to Start AutoCAD Without CADWorx
Issue: You start AutoCAD and CADWorx is loaded also. Solution: You will need to create an AutoCAD only profile that does not include the...
Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 5:17 PM
Editing Attributes within Blocks
Within AutoCAD there are always those ‘once in a while’ commands that we have a tendency to forget about.  When it’s time to use these elusive commands ag...
Fri, Aug 21, 2015 at 10:02 AM
Control Background Color in NavisWorks
ISSUE: Changing the background color setting in NavisWorks is ineffective. The background remains the default gray color, with or without horizon. ...
Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 2:41 PM
NavisWorks 2016 Non-ACAD Object Enabler Stops Working
ISSUE: On systems that have both CADWorx Plant 2016 and NavisWorks installed, it is necessary to install the Non-ACAD Object Enabler (download fr...
Mon, Aug 1, 2016 at 8:08 AM
Jumping Model\Layout Tabs & Cancelled Commands
ISSUE: When moving your cursor in the AutoCAD drawing space, the Model and Layout tabs jump up and down on the screen, cancelling active comman...
Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 8:57 AM
How to report Trademark or CopyRight Violations