Category Archives: Education

Getting the Most from AutoCAD Block Attributes

By Jim Swain, Applications Consultant Are you getting the most from your AutoCAD Block attributes?  Do you know how to extract that data and manipulate it?  If not, check out these two instructional videos to help you with this topic. Using the AutoCAD Block Attribute Data Extraction Tool Data extraction can be used to mine information from a drawing or

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Helpdesk Holiday Hours

As we approach the end of 2019 we would like to take a moment to thank all of you for helping to make our blog so successful. We would also like to make you aware of our Helpdesk support hours over the holidays. To summarize, Synergis Helpdesk will be closed on Christmas Day (Dec. 25, 2019) and New Year’s Day

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“Tips & Tricks” – Autodesk Inventor (Fully Constrained Components)

By Mark Lancaster, Synergis Helpdesk Technician In this “Tuesday Tips & Tricks” installment, Mark Lancaster discusses how you can quickly and easily tell which components of your Inventor model/assembly are fully constrained. To learn more about the 3rd part Inventor app that Mark discusses in his video, please click here. If you have a specific request for a video topic

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Fusion 360 – “Let’s Make Something Easy!”

Fusion 360 has been around for a short while, but maybe you are first hearing of it or taking a stronger interest in learning more about it.  Fusion 360 is a cloud-based CAD/CAM tool for collaborative product development that combines industrial design, mechanical engineering, and machine tool programming into one software solution. Synergis Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner, delivered a webcast

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The “Vault Bros.” are Presenting at AU2019

They call themselves the “Vault Bros.” and have been hosting classes together at Autodesk University since 2016 – but who are they?  Chris Benner, CAD Department Supervisor at Powell Fabrication & Manufacturing, LLC in St. Louis, Michigan, and our very own Mark Lancaster, Helpdesk Technician at Synergis Technologies, LLC.  Both Chris and Mark are part of the Autodesk Expert Elite

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