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

September 8, 2020

Get Base64 Encode String of Screenshot with Markups

An extended blog of Screenshot with Markups on the tricks to get the base64 encode string.

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August 27, 2020

Custom Attributes APIs for BIM 360 Document are now on Public Beta

Quick introduction on BIM 360 API for Custom Attributes of Documents

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August 10, 2020

Embed Forge Viewer inside Power BI report

experiment with embedding Forge Viewer inside Power BI report.

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July 1, 2020

RFI Version2 API (beta) is released!

Notes with RFI API of BIM 360: API Basic features,Special Notes,Workflow Role,RFI Transitions,Pushpin RFI,Postman Scripts etc.

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May 11, 2020

Difference of 3D Models by Autodesk.DiffTool Extension

Autodesk.DiffTool extension of Forge Viewer to compare model versions.

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April 6, 2020

Folder Permission API (BIM 360) is released!

This is about some notes with Folder Permission API (BIM 360)

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March 27, 2020

GET Project Users (BIM 360) is Finally Here

We are pleased to inform you about the availability of a long-awaited GET Project Users BIM 360 Admin API as public beta. This has been one of highly demanded features as this has a few d...

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