Category: Customization

Customization of CAD applications using API programming.

A better Vault backup script

I posted to the Autodesk Vault Forum a different way to manage your Vault backup folders through your Vault backup script.

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2018/11/10/a-better-vault-backup-script/

Swift Prints for Inventor – Update Coming Soon

If you’re currently using Swift Prints for Inventor an update is coming soon for improved compatibility with Inventor 2019 as well as for non-English users.  Look for the update soon on the Autodesk App Store. Are you not yet using Swift Prints to print from Inventor? Read the reviews and maybe they will convince you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2018/09/01/swift-prints-update-2/

All Thumbs

Several readers have asked about the Inventor add-in I created, All Thumbs. All Thumbs allows you to set consistent background color and visual settings for file thumbnails regardless of your application settings within Inventor. Although I wouldn’t say it’s official supported by me anymore, it does seem to work well with the latest version of Inventor. 

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2017/10/24/all-thumbs/

Swift Prints now compatible with Inventor 2018

‘Swift Prints’ has recently been updated for compatibility with Inventor 2018. In this update, the method to which your username to Autodesk 360 is obtained to validate your Swift Prints license has been changed.

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2017/04/29/swift-prints-now-compatible-with-inventor-2018/