Current Serial Number, Update Serial Number, or Switch License Type

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Have you ever fallen into one of these scenarios with your Autodesk software? Someone has installed your software and you need to reinstall, but you're holding off because you don't know your serial…

Managing Autodesk Desktop Subscription (TERM) Licenses

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Cut Fill Surface Colors

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While teaching a class last week a student asked if there was a way to show a surface with cut and fill colors.  Yes there is, and this video will show you how:

Basic Maintenance to Ensure Smooth Sailing

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There are times when you'll be working in a drawing and you find that it's slow to navigate (pan and zoom), save, or just simply work in the file.  Before you do your best Bruce Lee impression on the…

Autodesk License Service – 5.1.5 HotFix

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Users of Autodesk 2018 products who are running single-user subscriptions may experience intermittent crashes.

How to install Autodesk Network Licensed Software

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You've purchased your network software and you're ready to install it, but the burden of installing the network software is new to you and appears overwhelming.  It's actually a very easy process and…

Autodesk Network License Installation Guide (Step 1)

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(Step 1): How to generate an Autodesk network license file

Autodesk Network Installation Guide (Step 3)

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By now you've found and installed the Autodesk Netowork License Manager.  If not, I recommend reading our "Where to find and how to install the Autodesk Network License Manager" guide.

AutoCAD: Drawing line form point with a Z-value of 000

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Have you ever drawn a line from a point node and become frustrated because the Z value of the line absorbs the elevation value of the point?  Next thing you find that you have a drawing with a bunch…

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