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  • Hole command

    Get a streamlined, personalized workflow with fewer clicks, increasing speed and productivity. (video: 1:10 min.)

  • iLogic enhancements

    New iLogic assembly functions make it easier for your engineering team to configure customizable products.
    (video: 1:51 min.)

  • Shared view collaboration

    Collaborate on your models or designs online. Anyone can review and comment on shared views in the Autodesk viewer. (video: 1:31 min.)

  • Performance improvements

    Do more in less time with performance improvements in part modeling, assembly work, and drawing documentation.
    (video: 1:26 min.)

  • Sheet metal for manufacturing

    Prepare designs for manufacturing with additional corner relief options that are more suitable for laser-cut parts.
    (video: 52 sec.)

  • Model-based definition enhancements

    Enable face status coloring for visual feedback as you fully constrain your model. Get improved 3D annotation callouts for hole quantity. (video: 51 sec.)

  • Improved part modeling workflows

    With 3D part modeling and sketching enhancements, save time by creating an inverted fillet instead of an extrude or sweep feature. (video: 1:02 min.)

  • Assembly improvements

    Explore customer-requested improvements to assemblies for constraints, tube and pipe, and frame generator.
    (video: 1:20 min.)

Inventor 2018

  • Design to manufacturing workflow

    Model-based definition, collaboration, and iLogic improvements provide an efficient path between design and manufacturing of your products.

  • Improved user experience

    Customer-requested enhancements throughout all 3 2018 releases include accumulated measure, sketch enhancements, and more.

  • Inventor Ideas enhancements

    Inventor 2018 was all about listening to you and delivering. Everything from part-modeling improvements to BOM organization.

  • Expanded interoperability

    Work with anyone using any CAD system with new file formats added to the AnyCAD family. Open native Inventor files saved in future releases.