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Tech Tip: Electromechanical Link Setup – Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical

4 April 2024Collaboration, Electrical, MechanicalTodd Schmoock

The Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical Electromechanical Link option allows you to link the 3D mechanical layout with the schematic…

Tech Tip: Linking .PC3 Files to AutoCAD Electrical Layout Sheets

12 March 2024AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

Many times there is a need to have layouts plotted to full D-size and to smaller formats like B-size. Creating…

Identifying a Secondary Catalog in the AutoCAD Electrical Project File

12 February 2024AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

When working with AutoCAD Electrical, identifying a secondary database starts with having two databases to choose from.

AutoCAD Electrical, Part 4: Producing BoMs and Other Reports

8 January 2024AEC, AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

By combining Location, Installation, Section and Sub-Section codes, along with the out of box option in the reports dialog, many…

AutoCAD Electrical, Part 3: Using Project & Drawing Properties to Update Title Blocks

3 January 2024AEC, AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

One of the major differences between AutoCAD Electrical and standard AutoCAD is the use of projects. Projects allow you to…

AutoCAD Electrical, Part 2: How to Use AutoCAD Smart Blocks

26 December 2023AEC, AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

AutoCAD Electrical has proved to be a time-saving solution for documenting electrical controls . . . companies have found that…

AutoCAD Electrical, Part 1: The ABCs of Choosing AutoCAD Electrical

18 December 2023AEC, AutoCAD, ElectricalTodd Schmoock

AutoCAD Electrical has proved to be a time-saving solution for documenting electrical controls. This series explains how it can save…

Tech Tip: AutoCAD Electrical Project Batch Plotting

22 March 2023AutoCAD, autodesk, Electrical, Fabrication, MEP, Services & SupportTodd Schmoock

There are two options for plotting a project in AutoCAD Electrical; they are located in the Publish/Plot tool in the…

File Types Used in AutoCAD Electrical

16 February 2023AutoCAD, autodesk, Construction, Digital Transformation, Electrical, Fabrication, MEPTodd Schmoock

File types in AutoCAD Electrical toolset, with design features that can boost your productivity by up to 95%.

Setting Up a Secondary AutoCAD Electrical Catalog

3 December 2021All, Architecture and Engineering, AutoCAD, autodesk, Construction, Electrical, UncategorizedTodd Schmoock

Two ways to define a secondary catalog in AutoCAD Electrical to search for catalog data and store manufacturer part numbers.

Updating an AutoCAD Electrical Project File to a New Environment File

12 May 2021All, AutoCAD, Autodesk Software, ElectricalCarol Dunn

The environment file (wd.env) in AutoCAD Electrical controls where the software retrieves the content needed to create the drawings.

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