Autodesk 2014 software | Issues with the installer….

Hey guys, long time, huh? Well, I have been asking for that 25th hour in a day, and just this once, I have one. So here is a little blog about some fun and games I have been having this Saturday, courtesy of those lovely people at Autodesk and Microsoft. Not only did it teach […]

Have you seen the NEW Autodesk logo yet?

Wow! Autodesk have a VERY slick new logo! Check it out on Shaan Hurley’s blog, Between The Lines….very cool and based around origami and science….neat concept! http://autodesk.blogs.com/between_the_lines/2013/02/new-autodesk-logo-unveiled.html Autodesk are moving forward, as usual! Happy CAD’ing! SB

Bond, James Bond…plus an iPad Mini

I am taking a little break from CAD blogs….don’t be disturbed, there will be plenty of CAD blogs in the lead up to Christmas. Remember, a CAD person is for life, not just for Christmas, right? 🙂 So, this blog is called Not Just CAD! for a reason. I sometimes write about stuff other than […]

Autodesk Media Summit 2012 – Opening & Keynotes (Part 2)

Following on from Part 1 of my blog (here) about the Opening and Keynotes at the Autodesk Media Summit 2012 in San Francisco, here is Part 2 where I add the technology keynotes from other Autodesk divisions. 27th March 2012 | Other Technology Keynotes The next up at the lectern was Chris Bradshaw, VP and […]

Autodesk Media Summit 2012 – Opening & Keynotes (Part 1)

The Autodesk Media Summit at One Market in San Francisco was a new experience for me. It was, however, an excellent experience. Slick and well-organised, plus I bumped in to a lot of old friends and made plenty of new ones as well. My special thanks to both Angela Simoes (ADSK) and Stacy Doyle (ADSK), […]

Oasys Mail Manager – Searching For That Elusive Email (Part 3 of 3)

[Written about Oasys Mail Manager – V5.3 SP 1 (Build 490) using Outlook 2007] So here we are at the final part (Part 3) of the blog series on Oasys Mail Manager. You can find Part 1 here and Part 2 here. So, you have been happily filing emails using Mail Manager, right? What happens if […]

Oasys Mail Manager – Snap ‘n’ Send! (Part 2 of 3)

[Written about Oasys Mail Manager – V5.3 SP 1 (Build 490) using Outlook 2007] Thanks for coming back to Part 2 of the blog series on Oasys Mail Manager. You can find Part 1 here. I was pleasantly surprised to find a lovely new function within Mail Manager, called Snap ‘n’ Send. This a great […]

Oasys Mail Manager – Manage Those Emails! (Part 1 of 3)

[Written about Oasys Mail Manager – V5.3 SP 1 (Build 490) using Outlook 2007] I recently had my laptop stolen, along with my passport that is always in my laptop bag in case I need to travel anywhere. Not a nice experience, I can tell you! Apart from the obvious inconvenience (and mental trauma – […]

AutoCAD 2012 Quick Tip – Measuring Areas (AutoCAD) – Part 3

Level: REGULAR USER/INTERMEDIATE OK, as promised (!), here we are for Part 3 of Measuring Areas in AutoCAD 2012. In Part 2, I showed you how to calculate areas using the AREA command. What I am going to show you in Part 3 is how to use AutoCAD FIELDS to display those area values on […]

Bon Jovi & Autodesk – The Spectacular Business!

OK, I know we need to continue with the Measuring Spaces in AutoCAD series, right? 🙂 However, I was working at an amazing event with Autodesk a week or so ago called WorldSkills 2011, which is basically the Olympics for vocational skills. I was one of the CAD Experts on the Autodesk booth and it […]