Missing Drawing Thumbnail Preview in AutoCAD

August 29, 2013 By Advanced Solutions Leave a comment

When attempting to open a drawing from within AutoCAD, the drawing preview may not appear.


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Downloading Product Software from Autodesk

August 28, 2013 By Doug Folck Leave a comment

Are you unable to download your Autodesk product from the Subscription Center? Would you like to try a product for 30 days but find it is not available as a Trial download? Would you like to download a single product instead of your full Design Suite?


Tagged with Download, Trial, Subscription, Tech Support, AEC, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Autodesk

Downloading, Installing, and Configuring LMTools (License Manager)

August 27, 2013 By Advanced Solutions Leave a comment

Once a Networked License has been purchased it will require a Networked License Manager (LMTools) to distribute licenses.

  1. Browse to and download the appropriate LMTools for your server:
  2. Once you have downloaded the software you will need to install it on the server.
  3. Run the nlm<version_ip_os>.exe file.
  4. You will be prompted to extract the files.
  5. Select Browse and save the files to C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Autodesk Network License Manager
    *Note: If you do not have the above location then please create it.

Tagged with license manager, nlmversion, flexdata, Tech Support, nlm, AEC, Infrastructure, lmtools, flexlm, Manufacturing, adskflex

Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 - Service Pack 2

August 18, 2013 By Craig Bashor Leave a comment

Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2014 software brings a fresh approach to 3D modeling, animation, and rendering for motion graphics, visual effects, design visualization, and game development. With the innovative new Populate feature set for automatic crowd generation, a significantly augmented Particle Flow toolset, and a performance-enhanced viewport that now supports Microsoft® DirectX® 11 shaders, 3ds Max 2014 embraces concepts and technology required by today’s modern pipelines. And, with new Perspective Match and Vector Map tools that cross the 2D/3D divide, 3ds Max 2014 provides new ways of working that can help artists extend their creative capabilities and take on a wider range of projects.


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