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 6, 2021

Custom Attributes with Projects created before and after March 23, 2021

About the mechanism how custom attributes of document works in old and new projects of BIM360

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April 6, 2021

First Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) specific API - Forms API

Follow @Xiaodong Liang The first Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) specific API, Forms API, has been released as public beta! Forms is one of modules in Autodesk Build. It allows your tea...

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February 8, 2021

API of Create Custom Attributes Definitions is now available

Follow @Xiaodong Liang A little late announcement ? One more high-demanded API, create custom attributes definitions is now available! It is with the category of Document Management API. ...

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January 18, 2021

BIM 360 Data Connector API - Available as Public Beta

Today we’re announcing the availability of BIM 360 Data Connector API as public beta! Data Connector feature is a part of BIM 360 Insight module: In UI, you can access it from your accoun...

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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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