For those who need help getting up and running with Autodesk software, including AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D, Inventor, and more.
Modify an Autodesk Network deployment to use with Named Users.
Get step-by-step instructions from Ryan Wunderlich on how to install AutoCAD and AutoCAD-based products version 2020 or 2021.
Earlier updates, such as the 2017 updates can be located under the Product Updates if you allow enough time for all available updates to load in the filter tool.
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To be clear, Autodesk only supports the current software version and 3 previous versions (i.e. 2021-2018).
Resolution if you receive PDQ error code 259 when trying to deploy your Autodesk products.
Using PDQ to uninstall Autodesk products using a batch file.
How to uninstall products from a deployment using the deployment built-in “Uninstall.txt” file.
How to deploy AutoCAD 2021 using PDQ Deploy
A deployment provides an efficient way to install one or more Autodesk products with a standard configuration on multiple computers.
Issue: No one can get a license from the network license server. First check to see if the network license file is expired using the LMTools utility.
When you keep getting the License Finder Dialog instead of obtaining a network license here's what you'll need to do.
Steps to ensure the next time you download a new product it will already be set to the correct preference.
Issue: 3D Studio 2021 License information did not propagate through install during single product deployment Causes: This is a known issue. Autodesk is currently working on it.
You need to use an MSI file for a Deployment of IMAGINiT Utilities. When you receive you IMAGINiT Utilities, you only have an exe file.
There is an issue with the Autodesk Sever with your Account. This does not mean you have done anything wrong but Autodesk needs to fix your Account.
You receive an error trying to access a network version of the IMAGINiT Technologies Utilities. This is a basic error meaning the program is unable to communicate with the license manager.
Provide instructions to quickly access, download, install, and license your Autodesk Named User subscription software.
Learn to move a deployment to a different server or folder
User guide to quickly access, download, install, and license your Autodesk Multi User subscription software.
Switch your currently installed Autodesk Software over from a Multi-User (a.k.a. Network) installation to a Single-User (a.k.a. Named User) license installation.