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! 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 […]