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Resolving BricsCAD Issues

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 19 November 2012 | 0 Comments

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Having problems installing BricsCAD on your machine, or getting strange un-repeatable type errors?  Rakesh Rao recently posted this suggestion to try Installing BricsCAD as Administrator. Like my previous post on entering your BricsCAD License, this isn't necessarily an issue with BricsCAD, but something that can occur with any application you are installing on a Windows 7 / Vista machine.

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BricsCAD V13 - Sample Mechanical Files

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 13 November 2012 | 0 Comments

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Looking to play with some of the BricsCAD Platinums new mechanical modelling features introduced with V13? If you take a look in your installation folder you will find a couple of models have been provided as samples. You should find them located under:

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BricsCAD V13 - Click n Drag

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 12 November 2012 | 0 Comments

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A rather subtle feature introduced with BricsCAD V13 is the ability to click and drag on objects to move and copy them. Its subtle in that it provides no prompting, or graphicical indication when you use it. In fact move has been available since V11, with the copy feature added with V13.

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BricsCAD V13 - Dynamic UCS

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 5 November 2012 | 0 Comments

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A new feature introduced with BricsCAD V13 is Dynamic UCS. This subtle feature will prove to be a major time saver for those working in 3D, as demonstrated in the video below. This video also shows Automatic Command Completion in action, which is another new feature with V13.

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BricsCAD V13 (Platinum) - Inverse Kinematics

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 25 October 2012 | 0 Comments

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Demonstration of Inverse Kinematics in action with BricsCAD V13 Platinum at the 2012 Bricsys conference in Amsterdam on October 3rd. Presentation was made by Dmitry Ushakov, Chief Executive Officer, Bricsys Technologies Russia. With BricsCAD V13 Platinum is moving further to identify itself as the MCAD option of the three different types of BricsCAD.

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Adding Commands to the Toolpalette

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 28 September 2012 | 0 Comments

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I often have users ask if a command exists in Bricscad. Quite often it does, but it is not listed anywhere on the standard menus. Of course the stalwarts out there will simply type the command in, but if you would rather point and click, then the Tool Palette offers a quick and easy way to place the commands you want at your finger tips. The following video demonstrates how you can add a command to the Tool Palette.

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Aligning Blocks using Drawing Explorer

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 28 September 2012 | 0 Comments

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Some useful features in Bricscad can be found hidden away. One of those is the ability to align blocks on insertion from the Drawing Explorer. The following video shows how to access this feature, and demonstrate what it does.

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The Unofficial Bricscad Wishlist - Results

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 26 September 2012 | 0 Comments

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Well the Unofficial Bricscad Wishlist poll has closed and the results are in. The top three wishes are listed below. Head over to the Bricscad forum for further results and discussion.

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Bricscad V13, It's not far away

Posted by Jason Bourhill on 3 September 2012 | 0 Comments

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Bricsys have just anounced that from today, September 3 2012, all NEW full license keys - all languages and all platforms - are enabled for Bricscad V13. Please note that this does not apply for people upgrading from an earlier version.

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