Forum discussion tagged with Autodesk.
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    Solved! high end laptop

    looking for the best high end laptop for autodesk product design suite 2019 in the market

    Budget Laptop for solidworks, Autodesk...and some gaming!!

    I am looking for a budget laptop which will be used for solidworks and maybe some gaming also... I am currently doing college while staying in the college hostel so pls.. don't suggest a powerful desktop-nimble laptop combo cause that's not gonna happen!!
  3. N

    Laptop shuts off while rendering 3D models in any Autodesk software

    I have a Dell Alienware 14, bought in the year 2015. My specs are as follows: 14-inch display (1920x1080 resolution, IPS panel, anti-glare surface) Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Intel Core i7-4700MQ quad-core processor (6MB cache, up to 3.4GHz Turbo Boost) Nvidia GeForce GTX 765M graphics...
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    can i run autodesk maya 's any version on dell inspiron 15 5559 ?

    my system is : cpu : intel i7-6500U 2.5 Ghz ram : 16 gb ddr3 graphics : amd radeon r5 m335 (4 gb) with intel HD 520 and my question is , can i run autodesk maya 2010/2011/2012/2013/2014/2015 ? if not , then are my laptop graphics changeble or not? thanks in advance.
  5. W

    Best Laptop for my needs?

    Hey guys, I am looking for a laptop. Ill just list my needs: -Under $1000, (preferably between 650 and 800) -Simple and Professional looking without all the crazy gamer designs (able to use at science fairs) -Able to run Auto desk, Ide's and light gaming -Lightweight and smaller ( around 13-15...
  6. G

    Is Autodesk Sketchbook pro subscription available in India?

    If yes can you please provide me the link to avail it.Thanks in advance.
  7. SoumyaHD

    Need a laptop for ENGINEERING purpose

    1.Solid works 2017 2. Autodesk inventor 2017 3. Autodesk Electrical 2017 4. Autodesk 2D 2017 5. Autodesk Revit Mep. These are my main needs and also there other softwares which I would tell you later. As i haven't joined in class yet. I need a laptop which can do these things and can also...
  8. B

    I need a laptop for 3D modelling and rendering in 3ds max and vray

    i know desktop is better, but because of moving issues I need a laptop workstation. Money is no problem but what matters is the performance. The laptop which can handle large 3D scenes and uses less rendering time
  9. K

    Content Creation software (PS, 3ds Max) recognizes dedicated GPU but is not utilizing it?

    I've recently bought the MSI GS40 6QE (16 GB RAM, i7-6700HQ, Intel(R) HD Graphics 530, NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970M, Win 7 Pro) and facing several problems with Photoshop and 3ds Max. Photoshop is recognizing the dedicated graphics card (thanks to the NVIDIA Control Panel) but is very slow at the...
  10. C

    Processor Upgrades for HP desktop and laptop

    Hi everyone, I have very little knowledge on the inner workings of computers. I currently have a basic desktop HP Pavilion 20 All-in-one desktop Model#: 20-b314 and a HP Notebook Model#: 15-af027cl. My family has a small metal fabrication business and owns a CNC water jet cutting table and a CNC...
  11. S

    Increase in Ram for 3DS Max 2016 software.

    Just wondering if anyone could help me out with this please? I have autodesk 3ds max on my laptop but it seems to be running slowly. I am not techy minded in the least - could anyone suggest what would help increase the speed of my laptop please? It's a Samsung 355V with Quad Core and AMD...
  12. D

    Forcing AutoCAD 2016 to use 940m

    Hello. I have added the application to the nvidia control panel and i can't change the setting which is "High performance". Still running the application says the intel 5500 is used. ugh. How can i force it to use the preferred card ? This is on a Lenovo Yoga 3 14".
  13. K

    Laptop for Multimedia Art Production

    Hii, I'm Updating my self in Advanced Level from a beginner in Multimedia Art production and going to use following softwares:- Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe Flash Professional, Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, Autodesk Mudbox I was using a desktop for some of...
  14. K

    Laptop for engineering applications and occational gaming

    I am currently looking to change my old laptop with AMD Radeon 5000 because it didn't seems to work well with CAD applications. I am looking for a laptop with graphic card that can handle both engineering and CAD software plus gaming. I am seriously into Skyrim mods and more likely to do so...
  15. G

    Autocad launches and seconds later it freezes

    Hi folks, I have been using autocad for a while. and every once in awhile it freezes seconds after launch(after the splash screen it opens i can move the mouse around if i opened a file everything appears but i can't do anything if i opened autocad from the shortcut or acad.exe not a saved file...
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    Which one is better ? Lenovo G40 45 SID or ASUS X455LA-WX128D ?

    Lenovo G40 45 SID -> (*)AMD A8-6410 Processor (2.0GHz Up to 2.4GHz, 2M Cache, Quad Core) (*)DDR3 4GB (1x4GBDDRIIIL1600), HDD 500G 5400RPM (*)DVD 9.0MM Super Multi (Tray In) (*)AMD Radeon R5 M230 DDR3L 2G (*)14.0 inch HD TN GL (Flat) (*)Non-Intel 1x1 Bgn+BT4.0 (*)Camera .3 MP (*)Bateray...
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    which of these laptops is the better performer for 3D applications ?

    i need a laptop to study 3D modeling, Analysis and occasional gaming. which of these will be a better performer HP AB125AX - A10 8700P , 2GB R7 M360 Graphics & 8GB ram(1600 MHz)...
  18. V

    which one of these is a better choice ? HP or ACER ?

    which one of these is a better choice ?http:// OR http:// i need a laptop to study 3D modeling, analysis , video &photo editing & occasional gaming. Acer is bit cheaper so i would definitely buy a SSD and an additional 8 gb ram for both .so which one a better performer ? Also please guide...
  19. D

    Laptop for Uni

    So I'm heading off to uni in about 6 months and going to be doing aerospace engineering, but I'm about to get a laptop and different people have said different things but thought I'd ask on here to see. I know I'll be using autocad and stuff but I want something not too slow/reasonably fast. I...
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    Autodesk Maya 2016 query, can my pc run it smoothly?, These are my Pc specs?

    Can i run autodesk maya 2016 smoothly, these are my current pc specs or will i have to get a bigger better rig Intel i3 2120 CPU 3.30 GHz 4 GB DDR3 Ram Windows 7 professional SP 1 64 bit DH61WW motherboard DirectX 11 graphic card i'll install nvidia high end Thank you
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    which of these will be a better choice ? DDR5 vs IPS Display delimma.

    i need a laptop for doing some graphical works with Autodesk, Adobe, Solidworks etc and some video editing i came across two models that meets my specification. http://ebay-lenovo y50-70 http://ebay Asus R510JX Asus R510JX got 8 GB DDR Ram 2GB DDR3 GTX 950M graphics card and FHD IPS Display...
  22. H

    wich laptop is good for autodesk maya and motion graphic?

    I want to buy a laptop for autodesk maya and after effects softwares. Some one suggest me the Lenova Thinkpad W550s, some one suggest me Lenova Y50, Lenova Z70... And some Asus , Acer , Dell , Hp.... But i cant trust on them bcz of heating. And my budget is around $1200. Please help me to go for...
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    Laptop for architect

    Hello everyone I greatly appreciate if you guys can help me chose which is a better laptop for me. I'm an architect I work with programs like revit which creates medium to heavy files and does some rendering - 3d modelling. I'm looking into the following laptops, HP Envy Slim Quad Intel...
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    Upgrading CPU/RAM - HP Pavilion g6-2134tx

    HELLO, I want to use Autodesk Maya 2015 software for personal use on my HP Pavilion g6-2134tx... so i thought to upgrade my pc to make sure it will run maya software smoothly without hanging.. My HP Pavilion g6-2134tx specs: Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit Intel core i3-2350M CPU @ 2.30GHz Ram : 4GB...
  25. DoDidDont

    New Titan X for Iray rendering?

    I was thinking about upgrading my 4x GTX Titan’s (2688 core) to 4x GTX Titan X for rendering with Iray, until I saw these benchmarks on TomsHardware Germany.,testberichte-241759-3.html The benchmark’s for Iray do not make...
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    Is there a set of PDF files I can download with Autodesk Inventor model instructions in it?

    At my school I'm ahead in my class and finished all of the creations that were meant to last much longer. Is there a place to download a folder full of autodesk model and assembly instruction? I don't want them to be pre built configurations, just like a pdf or set of images with instructed models.
  27. D

    Need help with chosing between 5 laptops

    Im a student and I need a new laptop. I just need it to be able to run demanding programs smoothly without any problems. The kind of programs Im talking about are like CAD autodesk etc, And something very important is that it must be able to run new programs in the future aswell, nothing...
  28. jpsulisz

    Need a laptop for AutoDesk Inventor and Video Editing on the go.

    Hello everyone, I'm looking for a laptop to the task for 3D Modeling and Video Editing, however this laptop has to be small. I've owned a 15 inch laptop before and couldn't carry it around as it couldn't fit in my bag, 13 inches are better but I still have trouble. Im looking for a 12-11 inch...
  29. J

    Laptop build for Autodesk Inventor/Solidworks

    Im looking to buy a laptop, build to run either Autodesk Inventor or Solidworks (most probably the latest version) The laptop is for work purpose only, and I dont mean to use it to render high quality pictures of the constructions. So I called our local supplier and he recommended this setup...
  30. L

    need a strong 3d, cad, graphics workstation

    Seeking for a strong workstation running software design and architecture autocad, 3dmax 3d rendering and modeling, maya, rhino and graphics any recommendations? dell? hp z series? very confused thanks
  31. SkateArc

    Is this a good Laptop

    Hey Guys, i am looking for a new laptop for school as my current one is not powerful enough. i will mainly be using autodesk maya and autodesk inventor eill this pc run it fine??
  32. SkateArc

    Autodesk Not working

    Hey Guys, i am trying to install autodesk 3ds max on my win 7 ultimate pc and its not loading the installer please help, pic is below.
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    How can you give AutoCAD free, is it stolen?? Autodesk charges ~$5000

    I have old AutoCAD, I paid several thousand dollars, how can you give a legal copy away free??? Will Autodesk sue me? Can I get this on DVD disks instead of download for Windows 7?
  34. RazerZ

    Help Needed. Autodesk Inventor 2015 and other Programs

    I downloaded Inventor Professional 2015, but I'm coming across an error I've had with programs in the past when I try to open it. When I try to open the program two windows appear: Opening them/saving them leads me to a blank internet explorer page. When I click cancel I see an empty white...
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    8870 or gt740

    Hey guys, i'm a student of architecture. I'm looking at a laptop for run to these programs: 3dsmax,revit,photoshop and autocad. There are two options in my hand. 1.SAMSUNG i7-3635qm-2.40GHz Intel Core Processor 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD RADEON HD 8870M 2GB DDR5 15.6 "(1920*1080) 2.TOSHIBA i7-4700mq...
  36. J

    Reference scene with Autodesk Maya using Google Drive/DropBox like websites with multiple computer.

    Hello everyone, My team and I are currently working on a school project using Autodesk Maya and we would like to set up a way for all of us to work from home using a reference scene which would update every time someone would save his work after he has modified something. We have tried working...
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    Good enough laptop? 1st Year Mech-Eng

    Hi I'm starting my first year in mechanical engineering so I'm trying to find a cheap laptop that could run programs like autocad and solidworks and last me at least 4 years.I found this and was wondering what yah'll thought. ASUS K450LD Windows 8 (so will most likely be newest solidworks...
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    Hyperthreading or No Hyperthreading

    Really all I need to know is, does it make a difference when using programs like Autodesk Alias or when rendering with Autodesk Showcase, basically I need to know whether to buy an i5 or an i7 processor. Thanks
  39. D

    Best camera to get for motion tracking, recording and photogrammetry

    Im looking for a camera to do motion tracking and recording for small animation movie clips in Autodesk Maya, but also for photogrammetry and photography I also have in mind having the opportunity to add it to a drone/quadcopter if I really get into it. What would be the best camera in your...
  40. D

    Can i use autodesk software freely?

    Hello Im 13 and I love to use 3d modeling tools. I've for the last year used blender and i am not really a fan of it cause it allways get on my nerves. so i thaught can i use the Autodesk software like maya or 3ds max. On the site they have a free for students but i don't know if i am to be...
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    Autodesk Homestyler Offline

    Is there any way to get Autodesk Homestyler offline in my desktop.
  42. Gizmotist

    Laptop Internal Overheating/Damage?

    I am getting the MSI GS70 Stealth-037 for college use and I do not plan on bring my very crappy desktop with me. Along with a Cooler Master NotePal X-Slim helping cool it. I plan on doing some renders using Autodesk Inventor and Autodesk 3ds Max, along with some video editing. How much will...
  43. M

    Gaming laptop and for school (SolidWorks , AutoDesk)

    Hello ! I am going to buy a gaming laptop since my place here having a sale . I'm not really a big hardcore gamer , but i do play games like Watchdog and Titanfall . Can help me decide which laptop should i go for ? Currently my options : 1. ASUS G56JR-CN273H (Gtx 760m ) 2. MSi GE60 Apache...
  44. T

    Good Laptop for running AutoDesk Programs

    Hi Guys, I am looking at getting the Acer Aspire V3-772G-9643 to use for school. I will be running AutoCAD, Revit and Photoshop. The specs are: i7 Processor 2.2/3.2 GHz 1TB Hard drive 8GB Ram GeForce GTX 760M 1080p. Will this run these programs well? I don't want to have to deal with lag...
  45. M

    please tell me which laptop is better for ( 3ds max and photo shop )

    th first one :hp Pav n0041 • CPU : Intel® Core™ i5-3230M 2.6 GHz, 3 MB cache • Memory : 4GB DDR3 • Storage : 750GB 5400 rpm SATA 5400RPM • Screen : (15.6") diagonal LED-backlit HD anti-glare • Graphic : Intel HD Graphic 4000 + ATI AMD Redeon HD 8750M (2g ) ddr3 second lap top : pro book...
  46. THRobinson

    3D for Designers - Maya vs 3DS Max vs Blender

    Oddly enough, I posted this on a Graphic Design forum and got very (almost no) response. I'm looking to learn a 3D program, but not for games/animation/film but rather just for product images. Mocking up packaging, making it look like a photo and using files made in illustrator/photoshop as the...
  47. S

    $3,000 Workstation: CS6, Autodesk, Augmented Reality, and Big Data Processing

    I'm revising a previous request for advice based on a some research. I appreciate any thought on my build. I know that some components may be overkill (like power supply), but I want to leave room for upgrading in the near future. This is for work where I will be creating videos using Efter...
  48. A

    Are gaming GPUs of any use for CAD or CFD?

    I am looking to buy a new laptop since my hostel does not allow desktops :fou: . The laptops with professional Quadro graphics are way out of my budget. Also, their availability in my region is extremely limited. So I was thinking of getting a good gaming laptop with as beast of a CPU and GPU as...
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    Laptop for Inventor

    How well do you guys think this laptop will run Autodesk Inventor? I take it not very well on an A8...
  50. A

    Autodesk Maya rendering Problem

    Hi everyone! This is Asadullah from Kabul,Afghanistan. i have build a workstation for 3d rendering and animation etc.and the problem is here, when i render a file from autodesk maya, it becomes hang. and i didn't find the problem of that so any one could help me in this case. so here...
  51. Avik Biswas

    will autodesk entertainment creation suite 2013 32bit supports 64bit os?

    hi i am currently using 32-bit windows7 ultimate, i am thinking about switching onto 64-bit of win7 ultimate, i checked my pc supports both 32-bit and 64-bit, since 64-bit give better solution for virtual memory and most of the software support 64-bit like adobe after effect. ms office2013...
  52. ballerslife

    Autodesk 3DS max slow rendering.

    I've just got into 3d Modeling/rendering, and my computer starts to lag in even the basic scenes, such as a flag waving. Here are my specs: i5 3570k ASrock Z77 Pro3 8GB Crucial RAM 1600Mhz Sapphire 7870XT I heard you could do GPU rendering, obviously since my GPU is the fastest part of my...
  53. T

    Need laptop for 3D Modeling - Autodesk Maya $1500

    Please help me find a laptop suitable for 3D modeling in Autodesk Maya. I only model, no rendering/animating. Thanks! 1. What is your budget? $1000-$1500 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 17 inch 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1024x768 or higher...
  54. K

    Looking to purchase a laptop for autocad +3D Modeling and Autodesk Revit, need suggestions?

    need to purchase a laptop to run autocad +3d modeling and autodesk revit. Looking for suggestions on brand and components.
  55. D

    Low budget laptop for autocad inventor

    What is best computer to run autocad and autodesk inventor 2012
  56. R

    Can you guys help me find a notebook?

    I need help finding a notebook. I'm planning to use the notebook for Autodesk MAYA, MotionBuilder, 3DS MAX and MUDBOX, but I don't know which one sadly.
  57. A

    Maya 2013 installation failing...

    I get this error whenever I try to install Maya 2013 any ideas? 2012/10/27:01:39:30 [private] [private] === Setup started on [private] by [private]=== 2012/10/27:01:39:30 [private] [private] Launch 2012/10/27:01:39:30 [private] [private] CommandLine /url...
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    Hi again. Aadiz64 here and I want know, perhaps in the beginning of Mission Impossible GP, where she lights the fuse and you see going through drains and all sorts f stuff, what program and how do you make such an animation? I have tried Autodesk Maya which apparently so far I can only animate...
  59. J

    Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite 2013: Too much memory & processing powe

    Hello, I'm proposingthe following "Lamborghini/max'd out" configuration for a workstation that will run this Autodesk suite. I know it's a little(?) "over the edge" but I want "near instantaneous response" and max "multi-drawing" capabilities. What's your thoughts??? HP Z820 Workstation Dual...
  60. Dibakar1236

    Laptop for autocad

    hi, i am looking for a good laptop within 1100$ that will handle autocad & autodesk revit architecture well and take less time to render no brand preference. please help me. thank you.