Posts about Code Samples

October 12, 2020

Configurator 360 to Design Automation

As it was announced on the Configurator 360 website, current customers are encouraged to migrate to Design Automation API for Inventor. In order to help with that process, the Design Auto...

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October 6, 2020

Mapping between sheets and 3D views of AEC models

When working with AEC models in Forge Viewer, developers sometimes need to be able to map 2D sheet coordinates to 3D view coordinates and vice versa. Let's take a look at how that could b...

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September 29, 2020

Prepare iLogic Rules for Design Automation

When using Design Automation API for Inventor, you might have to change some of the code in the iLogic Rules of your documents. 1) ThisApplication.ActiveDocument On the desktop inside Inv...

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September 15, 2020

Snappy viewer tools

Have you ever thought: "man, I like how the Forge Viewer tools like Markups or Measure snap to different parts of 2D drawings, I wish my viewer extension could do that, too"? Well, wonder...

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September 10, 2020

Get list of referenced files

When working with documents, one problem might be not knowing what other documents they reference. E.g. if you want to translate an Inventor assembly to SVF using the Model Derivative ser...

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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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September 3, 2020

Speed up viewable generation when using Design Automation for Inventor

When using Design Automation, you often want to show the updated model to the user as soon as possible. That means, after updating the model you also need to generate the viewables (SVF b...

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