AutoCAD 2015 Geolocation Online Map Hotfix

The Geolocation online map provided by Bing stopped downloading on October 29th, 2014, when Bing changed its server-side connection protocol. This hotfix ensures that the connection protocols are compatible with the protocols currently used by the Bing servers. After applying this hotfix, the online map correctly downloads and displays in Autodesk AutoCAD 2015. Click Here for […]


I’m testing the WordPress app for my iPad to see how easy / swell it is to blog remotely. I’m constantly ordered encouraged to blog more regularly, but since I’m away from my desk quite often it gets tougher to do. So far this app is fine, if not a little Spartan in its interface. […]

My take on AutoCAD WS on the iPad

I just used the AutoCAD WS mobile app extensively on my iPad to complete some site surveys last week. Basically, it involved reviewing existing conditions and noting personnel changes for a major FM client of ours. I was debating whether to use WS or the new mobile Design Review app, but after seeing what I […]

Building the Future: 2011

Matt is on vacation so I (Caren) decided to use his blog space to let people know about the lunch I attended at the University of Delaware. The Planning and Construction Department at the University of Delaware gave a presentation “Building the Future 2011” to Delaware-based design, construction and contracting firms on September 12, 2011.  […]

On Learning Revit

On a private newsgroup I frequent (composed mainly of Autodesk discussion group expatriates), I gave a friend of mine some advice on learning Revit. Melanie Perry picked it up and re-posted it to her blog here: Writing this, I was reminded of what it was like for myself as I went through the process […]