Xiaodong Liang

Xiaodong Liang has been with Autodesk since 2007, focusing on providing programming support, consulting, training and evangelism to external developers. He started his career China and now lives in Beijing, China. Xiaodong is currently a developer consultant in the team Developer Technical Services (DevTech), the worldwide team of API gurus providing technical services through the Autodesk Developer Network. He supports various products APIs such as Autodesk® Inventor®, Autodesk®  Navisworks®, AutoCAD®,  and AutoCAD Mechanical®.

He likes to deal with challenging cases, discussing with developers on API and writing articles to help the developers. Xiaodong started his career as an engineer, and has a master degree of Solid Mechanics. In his spare time, he enjoys basketball, cooking, reading and electrical game.

Posts by Xiaodong Liang

June 26, 2022

Call for private beta testers – Autodesk Construction Cloud Export PDF API

Export PDF is a feature in Autodesk Docs which allows users to export or download a PDF file with/without markups. Markups can be published and/or personal. You can also have an option to ...

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April 30, 2022

Embed Forge Viewer inside Power BI report

experiment with embedding Forge Viewer inside Power BI report.

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April 15, 2022

ACC Issues API Available as Preview

Long-awaited Issues API for Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) is finally available as public preview. Issues feature is a shared component across multiple ACC products' modules: Docs, Desi...

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March 28, 2022

Upload large file by chunks by S3 Signed URL in OpenNetwork of Revit Design Automation

In Design Automation OpenNetWork, how to upload large output by chunks to Forge bucket with S3 signed url of Forge

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March 27, 2022

Find model difference by Model Properties API

basic usage and some tricks of Model Properties API when checking differences of model versions.

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February 28, 2022

Sample Analysis: Filtering Specific Elements by Model Properties API

analyze the sample Filtering Specific Elements by Model Properties API. How it translates the rules of JqueryBuilder to the schemas of query

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February 28, 2022

Filtering Specific Elements Efficiently by Model Properties API

some summaries and tricks with Query and Column of Model Properties API.

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