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Jonathan Hand

Advance Steel 2016 – Changing Default Labels

Advance Steel 2016 – Changing Default Labels
On fabrication drawings you may be required to add labels to annotate the fabrication drawings where more information is required. In this example we show how you can define a new label strategy, so w...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Add Railing to Channel

Advance Steel 2016 – Add Railing to Channel
When using Advance Steel 2016 there are many possibilities for adding different types of railing to the model. In this short video we show you how to add railing to the face of a channel section ...
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Jonathan Hand

Advance Steel 2016 – FAQ How do I define the I-section used by default when creating a beam?

Advance Steel 2016 – FAQ How do I define the I-section used by default when creating a beam?
When adding beam sections to Advance Steel it's possible to set up the system so that your preferred section sizes can be placed by default. By configuring the Management tools you can set the section...
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Jonathan Hand

Advance Steel 2016 – Hiding Detail Frames on Exploded Drawings

Advance Steel 2016 – Hiding Detail Frames on Exploded Drawings
When the 'add to explode' option is used in the Document Manager it creates an exploded version of the fabrication drawing. One of the key requests we get on support is to remove the green detail fram...
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Jonathan Hand

Advance Steel 2016 – Remove Transparency from Template

Advance Steel 2016 – Remove Transparency from Template
Have you noticed that in your model the beams, plates & fixings take on a transparent appearance? Are you like me and not 100% convinced by this and wish you could change this back to the way it u...
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Jonathan Hand

Advance Steel 2016 – Adding Rollover Tooltips

Advance Steel 2016 – Adding Rollover Tooltips
A feature introduced in Advance Steel 2015 was the ability for AutoCAD to show Advance Steel properties in the rollover tooltips. When you hover the cursor over an Advance Steel object you can see cus...
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