Posts about Design Automation API for AutoCAD

February 20, 2020

Design Automation V2 API Retirement

V2 of the Design Automation API will be retired on Tuesday, May 12th, 2020. If you haven't yet migrated your application to V3, you have until then to do so before your application stops wo...

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February 12, 2020

Beginners guide to Design Automation with Visual Studio Code

Summary: This is a quick 'no code required' introduction to Design Automation. We are going to walk through the process of converting a DWG with 5 sheets, into a single PDF, using Design Au...

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November 21, 2019

Design Automation API Webinar Series - Recordings available

Thank you for attending the webinar series! We hope you learned a lot from each session and got the right inspiration for your own projects. Each of these webinars covers one of the four De...

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November 15, 2019

How to convert your plugin to work with Design Automation for AutoCAD

Forge Design Automation for AutoCAD Engine accepts two kinds of modules CRX, console runtime extension which is a C++ native application using AutoCAD Core ObjectARX API NET, a net assembly...

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November 1, 2019

Run command from an AutoCAD AppBundle

There is a sample for running a WorkItem on Design Automation API for AutoCAD (DA4A), but since it's using a shared Activity, it's not clear how DA knows which command to execute. The tutor...

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October 28, 2019

Design Automation API for Revit, Inventor & 3ds Max is NOW AVAILABLE!

It's official, Design Automation APIs for Revit, Inventor, and 3ds Max are here. That means anyone with an active Forge trial or subscription can start taking advantage of these tools. For ...

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