Adam Nagy

Adam Nagy joined Autodesk back in 2005 and has been providing programming support, consulting, training and evangelism to external developers. He started his career in Budapest, then worked in Prague for 3 years and now lives in South England, UK.

At the moment focusing on Inventor and Fusion 360, plus cloud and mobile related technologies.

Adam has a degree in Software Engineering and has been working in that area since even before leaving college. If you don't find him in front of the computer then he's most likely playing the piano, doing some sports or dancing argentine tango somewhere.

Posts by Adam Nagy

August 23, 2021

Change Viewer settings

Apart from being able to check how certain API functions you are interested in are being used by the Viewer (as shown here) you may also want to know what API functions are used by the us...

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May 7, 2021

Special characters in file names

If you have a zip file containing files with special characters in their names referencing each other, then you might run into problems when translating them using the Model Derivative se...

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May 6, 2021

403 error when trying to view SVF2

Some people ran into a 403 error when trying to view the SVF2 of their models - see picture on top. The issue is that the acmSessionId needs to be set for the options that you pass to loa...

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April 22, 2021

Switch between sheets

Certain file types can have multiple models in them. These tend to be 2d sheets as in the case of Revit projects (*.rvt), PDF files, Inventor drawings (*.idw), etc There is no direct buil...

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April 21, 2021

Print sheet from Viewer

The Viewer does not provide Print related functionality. What BIM 360 does as well is it creates a screenshot of the sheet inside the Viewer, then uses an html page showing the image and ...

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April 14, 2021

Run correct app bundle

Before relying on the Interaction project provided by the Visual Studio solution template for Design Automation for Inventor, I used to update my app bundles and activities in other ways ...

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March 29, 2021

Share add-in code with app bundle

I already blogged about how to Migrate Inventor add-in to Design Automation, but it's a bit too high level. An Inventor app bundle is just like an add-in with an Automation interface but ...

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