Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Total CAD Systems’ New Blog Space

March 16, 2016


For those of you that follow our blog, we have a new one!  Tied into our newly, revamped website, the new blog will host not only Total CAD Systems’ blogs, but all of Graitec’s blogs across the globe.  You will see and have access to more products, more services, and LOTS more people.

Thank you for being an interested party in our knowledge and spread the word!!

Don’t forget to subscribe to the new blog once you are there.  You can access it here.



Webcast on Animation in InfraWorks

February 29, 2016

Total CAD Systems

Animation in InfraWorks 360


Bring InfraWorks to life with animation.

Join us in this one hour webcast to discover the animation workflow in InfraWorks 360. Learn how to search for models on Trimble 3D Warehouse, bring them into 3ds Max, animate it, and then bring it into InfraWorks.

See how you can take full advantage of your Infrastructure Design Suite and put it to good use with this webcast.

Limited spots available so RSVP today. If you have any questions, please email Nhi Nguyen.




March 23rd


10am to 11am


Your Desk


Register Now


InfraWorks 360 2016.4

February 9, 2016

Yes, that is correct, a new version.  Autodesk has pushed out the best release of InfraWorks so far.   They have combined the roadway design, drainage design, and bridge design into the software bundle at a great price.  To see some of the new features, watch the video below…

Make Sure You Keep Up With Your Subscription (Annual Maintenance)

February 1, 2016

Effective today, Autodesk is requiring all subscriptions be renewed ON TIME. The option to "late renew" your subscription has been discontinued.


If you do not renew on time, you will lose your subscription benefits and will need to subscribe to a monthly, quarterly, annual or multi-year term or cross-grade to a Design & Creation Suite with a maintenance plan to stay current.


Customers are only allowed to run the last version of software installed. If you have any questions regarding your license configuration and want to be sure you are compliant, please email


To renew your subscription, email

New and Updated Solutions

January 8, 2016

Autodesk has posted some more great tips, tricks and fixes.  See below…

New and Updated Solutions! Vault, Revit, and more!


Deleting your Autodesk Account

Maximum number of computers permitted for Perpetual Licenses (Standalone)

Advance Steel

Advance Steel: Cannot generate single part drawings for all parts using drawing process on US instal…

AutoCAD Civil 3D

Civil 3D Country Kit Denmark: Errors and missing label styles for alignment and pipes/structures

How to Design a Junction/Intersection in Civil 3D

Sharing Civil 3D Cogo points with Autodesk Vault


Custom font not exported correctly on DWF PDF

Incorrect bend direction annotation
Inventor: Extrusion and Revolve functions go to non responding when sketch uses Project Cut Edges
Inventor: Weld imargry bleed out to Part faces in derived part.


Unable to control skeleton with HIK Control Rig


Carbonite stopping Revit from syncing

Customizing arrowhead of the stair path symbol

Revit 2015: UR11 breaks Revit Server

Wall opening height is missing in Revit dimensions


Sharing Civil 3D Cogo points with Autodesk Vault