Showing posts from April, 2010

List of AutoDesk products supported on Windows 7 (32 bit AND 64 bit?)

The end of USB? Light Peak is the code-name for a new high-speed optical cable technology designed to connect your electronic devices to each other.

Workshared CENTRAL-LOCAL file naming conventions

Proposed standards for Revit WORK-SHARE ENABLED files. Why you should use this standard... Start with a project templateJOB Number prefix for all files based on DOD projects this is usually assigned by USACE, NAVFAC, USAF etc. followed by a dash and the word "CENTRAL"File subfolder structure Either: The Non-preferred method  which can only be used for a SINGLE Building only: one CENTRAL file resides directly in the project's Revit Central folder -Otherwise a preferred method to take into account future additions and expansion-Multiple buildings and amenities should be broken into sub-foders: One master site file in the Revit Central Folder based on topographic locations (NGVD national geodetic vertical datum) Simple subfolder name identifying the component (i.e. 72PN, SOLDIERS_CENTER, MAIL_KIOSK, DUMPSTER_SCREEN)Each subfolder contains central file located using shared coordinates on the site. NOTE: Files imported from CAD should share the same origin points as the CAD fil…