Thomas Rambach

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Creating Custom Content Center Libraries: Part 2

In this post I’ll go thru the process of importing an iPart into a new content center family. First things first, let’s create your new family (no diapers required). Let’s get started by opening the Content Center Editor.             Once the editor opens, you’ll need to select the read/write library …

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Creating Custom Content Center Libraries: Part 1

In the next few posts I’m going to take you step by step through the process of creating a custom content library to migrate your iParts into. Anyone who has used iParts within the Vault knows the limitations of Vault causes issues with assemblies utilizing iParts. It’s difficult to move, rename, or copy iParts within …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2009/04/19/creating-custom-content-center-libraries-part-1/

Design Notes (Lite) for 64bit compatibility

Just a quick post… The Design Notes (Lite) Inventor add-in has been updated (v1.1) for improved 64bit compatibility. The application icons have also been updated for a more universal look. You can download the add-in from the “CAD Tools” menu. Please post some feedback for those of you using Inventor x64.

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2009/03/24/design-notes-lite-for-64bit-compatibility/

The Facebook for CAD Nerds

I got an email from a website today asking to link to their site. I didn’t pay much attention to the website at first until I started looking around. EngineeringExchange.com is the Facebook for Engineers and CAD people like myself. I found it much more useful than I ever found linkedin.com. The site is targeted …

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