Join John Helfen for an in-depth discussion in this video Customizing the toolbars, part of Up and Running with Autodesk Inventor.
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Now that we have an understanding of the Ribbon bar and Quick Access Toolbar, I want to talk…a little bit about how to customize those items.…Now, I wouldn't recommend going in and customizing everything right out of the gate. I think…it's important that you understand what the tools are, where they are located, and use…them for a bit before you make a decision to actually start customizing the interface.…The last thing you want to do is, by mistake, think that you're not going to use a feature,…customize the interface, and forget that, that feature even exists.…What I am going to do is begin editing a part, because I think there's a specific location…in the part editing environment that is a valid place where you might want to make a…change to the interface.…
On the 3D Model tab, you'll notice different panels, Sketch, Primitives, Create, and Modify, for example.…You'll notice that the Create and Modify panels both have a small dropdown arrow next to the label.…This indicates that there are other commands that are similar to the ones in that panel…
- Navigating drawings with the View Cube and other navigation tools
- Sketching geometry
- Dimensioning parts
- Creating parameters
- Drawing circles, squares, and other shapes
- Creating extrusions
- Creating and managing constraints in assemblies
- Setting basic drawing dimensions
Skill Level Beginner
1. Basic Concepts
2. Navigating the Interface
4. Part Modeling
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