Applied Software's eVolve 2.0 Offers Wide Range of Enhancements

Todd Weyandt

All, New Features, Features, Electrical, eVolve, Press Release, System, Applied Software Leave a comment

ATLANTA, June 19, 2018 / -- Applied Software®, a leading systems integrator in the AEC, MEP, construction and manufacturing industries, today introduced eVolve® 2.0, the newest version of its popular…

eVolve 2.0 - Deep Dive into System Conduit

Mike Massey

All, Construction, Conduit, Electrical, eVolve, fabrication, Families, revit mep, System, System families 3 Comments

One of the biggest new features in eVolve 2.0 is the addition of System Families.  With eVolve 2.0 users will be able to create level 400 models with the quickness and ease of modeling with System…

Autodesk Recommended System Requirements and Graphics Cards

Jason Porter

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There are many times when we get requests from users to review the specs of a computer they are considering to purchase to run their Autodesk software.  Simply, they want us to tell them if the…

Basic Maintenance to Ensure Smooth Sailing

Jason Porter

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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…

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

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, AKN_Include, Point, Points, Civil 3D, Construction, System Leave a comment

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…

AutoCAD Solutions

Dave Morse

Architecture and Engineering, All, AutoCAD, QUICKPROPERTIES, Construction, AutoCAD System Variables, DBLCLKEDIT, Drafting Settings, System Leave a comment

One of the things that I love about AutoCAD is that most fixes can be easily identified and completed rather quickly.  I recently had a client reach out to me concerning some functionality that was…

AutoCAD Freezes When Ortho (F8) is Toggled

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, AutoCAD, Microsoft, Windows, Construction, System, Update 1 Comment

When you toggle on ortho mode using the F8 key you notice that AutoCAD either freezes or takes long to respond. But if you use the icon in the task bar to toggle on the option it responds immediately.

How to Mix System family conduit with eVolve

Rick Buckman

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Revit Schedules, Schedules, Conduit Routing, Construction, Conduit, Data, Electrical, eVolve, Parameters, revit mep, System, System families Leave a comment

How to Mix System family conduit with eVolve

I want my Revit 2010 back

Matt Dillon

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Revit Interface, Revit Options, Construction, System Leave a comment

I am not one of those people who react negatively to changes in interface with software upgrades. Usually they're there's a good reason for them, and usually they lead to a better user experience…

Flex and Conduit Part 2 Flex connector family

Rick Buckman

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit Flex Conduit, Revit Groups, Revit Sealtite, Save, Construction, Families, Revit electrical, revit mep, System Leave a comment

In part 1 we discussed the connector. Now in part 2 we will show how to make flex combined with the fittings you want and how to see it in material counts. The method we will use will combine a…

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