Donnie Gladfelter

June 27, 2014
Were You There? Govies Got a Heavy Dose of CAD Productivity Tips at One-of-a-Kind Event premium
The queen of AutoCAD tips and tricks, Lynn Allen, has been on the road for three weeks straight sharing a whirlwind of invaluable techniques for getting more from Autodesk’s flagship product. Luckily for us, Lynn’s last stop on her tour was the Metro DC area where she presented “AutoCAD Tips and Tricks” for govies! Yay! […]
June 3, 2014
Top 5 Reasons to Choose Autodesk Navisworks 2015 premium
Key new enhancements to Navisworks 2015 will enable the construction professional to generate takeoffs of both 2D and 3D objects in Quantification, for the development of cost estimates and bill of materials. New settings in Autodesk Rendering improve performance with creating photorealistic images. Select 2D and 3D Views from an Integrated Project Browser An integrated […]
April 8, 2014
Top Reasons to Choose AutoCAD 2015 premium
AutoCAD 2015 is here! To help you navigate the new and exciting features of the new release, Donnie Gladfelter (aka The CAD Geek) runs through some of the top reasons to choose AutoCAD 2015. One-Click Product Updates Keeping your Autodesk products up-to-date with the latest service packs and updates has never been a process most […]
April 3, 2014
Creating AutoCAD Plot Stamps with Fields premium
Trying to figure out which of the two plots on your desk is the most up-to-date version of a plan sheet is never much fun. Of course, even if you know which plot is the latest, you’ll still need to know where it’s saved to make any updates to it. By including information such as […]
February 18, 2014
How to Import Civil 3D Styles and Settings premium
You’ll most likely find yourself creating or modifying some number of AutoCAD Civil 3D Styles throughout the course of a project. Although dragging-and-dropping styles between drawings has always been an option, it hasn’t been without its shortcomings. The Import Civil 3D Styles command is a recent addition to AutoCAD Civil 3D that allows you to […]
January 15, 2014
4 Tips for Controlling Road Corridor Daylighting within Autodesk InfraWorks premium
One of our favorite tools for conceptual civil/infrastructure design exploration is undoubtedly Autodesk InfraWorks (formerly Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler). Using Road Styles in tandem with the built-in proposals feature, it’s incredibly easy to explore the differences between several typical sections or even alignment options. Although typical sections are easily created as Road Styles within Autodesk InfraWorks, […]
December 10, 2013
How to Improve the Performance of Large AutoCAD Civil 3D Surfaces premium
From grading to storm and sanitary sewer design, AutoCAD Civil 3D Surfaces serve as a foundation for nearly all aspects of a typical civil engineering project. Given the far reaching impact of AutoCAD Civil 3D Surfaces, it’s important to keep your data as lean as possible as not to negatively effect your projects performance. There are several […]
January 8, 2013
[acronym] Virtual CAD Awards & Expo – 5 Reasons you can’t Afford to Miss this Free Event premium
Did you register yet? Don’t’ forget to join us for the 2nd annual virtual [acronym] Magazine Public Sector CAD Awards and Expo on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, from 10.00 AM – 3:00 PM.