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Workspace Sync in Vault

A question that we often get when talking to clients about Vault is “What’s the best way to handle my local working folder?” They don’t want that folder filling up with files and taking up unnecessary space on their hard drive. After all, storing files is what Vault is for, right? Some users like to […]

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Inventor 2017 Presentation Files: The R2 Update!

So you’ve gotten into Inventor 2017, messed around and thought, this is cool, but it seems lacking. Well, you’re right, and Autodesk has taken to improving things right away. Introducing Inventor 2017 R2 in today’s part 2 of the new Presentation File environment, brought to us by Darel Bush in our Tulsa office. Creating Presentation […]

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Inventor 2017 Presentation Files – The New Look and Feel

You may or may not have seen the presentation file environment inside of Inventor 2017. If you have, you noticed that the environment got a pretty good face lift. For anyone that recalls the now defunct Inventor Publisher program, you may recognize some of the features. It seems as though Autodesk has discontinued Publisher and […]

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Filter Settings for Inventor Parts List

Have you ever wanted to filter a parts list in an Inventor drawing?  This post will help guide you through the process. Customizing your parts list is an essential part of drawing creation.  The Filter Settings tool will allow you to modify your parts list to meet certain criteria. Once you place a parts list […]

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update Issues

If you’re running Windows 10, you might have noticed some odd behavior with your computer lately.  The Windows 10 Anniversary Update (AU) was released in early August, and ECAD’s support team has noticed that it is causing some issues with various pieces of software including: AutoCAD – F-keys do not work in AutoCAD LT 2017 […]

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Updating Autodesk Network License Manager 2017

  It’s that time of year again… upgrading to the newest Autodesk version.  Most of Autodesk’s 2017 products have been released for several weeks now.  Weeks on from their release, and with general updates & hotfixes out, many users are choosing to update their Autodesk software. If you are using the multi-user model (network license […]

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Vault Change Order Roles and Permissions

When I was first learning Vault, I found the written information about ECO’s to be a bit confusing. I was flipping back and forth between different chapters in a book, and occasionally pulling out a completely different book. I did not find solace when using the Autodesk help documentation either. This information should be shown […]