A step-by-step video showing how to create and run a chain to automate contouring of tins and standardise the settings used in 12d Model. Sample chain and parameter file available for download. [ Read More » ]
A 12d Model app for displaying the current time and date in a particular timestamp format. The timestamp can be captured in a chain and then used in automation and standardisation of processes for plots, file exports, reports, backups and more.
A new report template that can be used to produce a report for chains inside 12d Model. The report lists all chain commands and the critical information for each command in a nice, easy-to-view tabular format as plain text (e.g. CSV) or HTML. [ Read More » ]
An easy-to-follow explanation with examples of how the new and improved service clash detection routine in 12d Model 11 can give you the power and flexibility to find any clashes in your project. [ Read More » ]
Writing MTF snippets? Finding it hard to read and understand snippets? Want to know when the snippet syntax is correct? If so, this post shows you how to enable MTF Snippets syntax highlighting in Notepad++, making it easier to create and view MTF snippets. [ Read More » ]
Introduction In Part 1 of this series, we looked at the background behind the XML reports in 12d Model and how to create a new report template. Now, in this post, we will make some minor changes to the way the report template and look at how they affect the… [ Read More » ]
In V10, 12d Model introduced the use of XML reports for a few of the reporting options in the software. Prior to this any customisations or modifications to the formatting of reports by clients required either manual editing in a text editor or in 12d- e.g. deleting columns, changing headings,… [ Read More » ]
Have you ever needed a basic list of all Super Alignments? Well, I recently did and quickly whipped up a custom report template for the SA Report.
A 12d Model application that parallels (aka offset) multiple strings at once. Eliminate repetitive steps and streamline your workflow! Download the Parallel Strings app for free.