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Yes, true. But your Windows 10 compatibility story is inspiring. Now, where’s that old Kurta tablet….?
Toggle Commented Sep 28, 2016 on The Cliq of Death at WorldCAD Access
As a result of the class-action lawsuit over the "click of death" I was sent an offer of $18 off my next Iomega purchase. I did not take them up on the offer....
Toggle Commented Sep 28, 2016 on The Cliq of Death at WorldCAD Access
I first encountered Tri-Spectives in its infancy, at (I believe) NDES in Chicago. I was working for a PTC/Computervision/Autodesk reseller at the time, and was given a copy. I believe I was somehow placed on their reseller list, as I continued to receive quite a bit of correspondence, information, and updates from the company. But, oh, my! The ease of use! The drag and drop features! The drag and drop animations! The (what we now call) direct editing! I honestly thought I was seeing the future. Sure, there were issues with interoperability, and I encountered some with internal accuracy (I was told it was just an ideation tool, not really valid for documentation or downstream applications, i.e., CAM) but just the same it was a revelation. Certainly this will revolutionize the industry! Ironic, then, that even some time into its IronCAD reincarnation, they were touting in ads that "100s of customers can't be wrong." 100s? So, yes, Ralph, thanks for following up on this very interesting product, and for the reminder that the CAD industry never plateaus and gets boring. Sam Hochberg samhochberg.com
Another great method indeed, Nucu. Thanks for posting this. You're referring to the "Override value" checkbox in the "Primary Value" field of the Property Manager, just above the section magnified in the graphic above. And, if one explores the "Other" tab, we find we can also override the dimension units. Hmm, perhaps a topic for another blog post... Thanks again!
Great, informative article!
Smitty97 - Niiice! I may actually even like your approach better than mine. Thank you for your contribution!
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