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From DWF to PDF with Transparency - open Autodesk Design Review print dialog, enable 'turn data into bitmap before printing' option located in advanced, pre-process bitmaps before hitting print to pdf writer in AutoCAD, RobiNZ CAD Blog, Nov 21, 2013

Autodesk AutoCAD Symbol Libraries for Autodesk Design Review - create drawing file containing collection of blocks, open drawing in Autodesk DWG true view software, employ publish tool to set up sheet list, Chris Benner, CAD Tips, Tricks & Workarounds, Sep 23, 2013

DWFx Files: Publish, Combine, Markup, Revise & Repeat - select 'publish to DWFx' to publish entire sheet set or portion, open design review, Windows explorer, drag/drop files to combine files, select markup to adjust status, revise markup status, Kevin Spear, Synergis, Sep 19, 2013

How to Set the View in a DWF File Using Design Review API? - apply EPlotSection.SetView() function to set view for current section of DWF file based on specified paper-based coordinates in AutoCAD, Partha Sarkar, AutoCAD DevBlog, July 9, 2013

Controlling Layer Visibility Using Autodesk Design Review API - access layer property from DWF Viewer control object, select visible property to true/false to adjust visibility of specific layers in AutoCAD, Partha Sarkar, AutoCAD DevBlog, June 19, 2013

xZoom & Center to a Lat/Lon Location Using Autodesk Design Review API - use 'center to coordinates' UI tool to position center of map with specific coordinate values in AutoCAD, Partha Sarkar, AutoCAD DevBlog, June 19, 2013

Autodesk Design Review QuickShare - send dwf file quickly, upload design, use embed tag to place design, viewer anywhere, JTB World Blog, July 14, 2011

Do You Know That You Can Plot Using TrueView? - creating DWF, PDF, plotting DWG files to image using batch plot ability, Edwin Prakoso, CAD Notes, June 2011

Can I Still Use Project Freewheel with Design Review 2012? - yes, it will continue to work with Project Freewheel, Beyond the Paper, Mar 30, 2011

What's New in Autodesk Design Review 2012 - improved workspaces, sharing symbol catalogs, copy paste images onto 2D sheets directly, Beyond the Paper, Mar 22, 2011

PDF to DWG...DWF to DWG...Hack - exporting PDF to DWG using Adobe Illustrator, opening DWF in Autodesk Design Review, PDF using Acrobat writer, David Light, HOK BIM Solutions, Oct 19, 2010

How Do You Secure Your Design Files? - adding password to DWG file, using DWG files as underlay, DWF/DWFx file, Vault, other web services, Edwin Prakoso, CAD Notes, Sep 15, 2010

3D DWF Visualization File Wrongly Positioned Within Web Browser - changing OpenGL settings, changing driver to Software OpenGL, Richard Rankin, Cracking the Vault, Sep 13, 2010

What is DWF versus DWFx? - users of Autodesk Design Review 2008, 2009, 2010 can view, markup DWFx file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, Feb 19, 2010

Markup Set Manager... Not Your Father's DWF - Autodesk DWF vs. Adobe PDF, going through review loop, Steven LaKose, AU Online, Dec 14, 2009

Enrich Your DWF - range of Autodesk component technologies available for creating, manipulating, displaying DWF files, embedding Freewheel in websites for client-free DWF viewing, Kean Walmsley, Autodesk University 2008

A Trick for Comparing Two DWF Files - video, built-in compare tool in Autodesk Design Review, Jason Pratt, Connected, Mar 31, 2009

AutoCAD DWG TrueView 2010, The Free 100% DWG Viewer - batch convert DWG files, bind Xrefs, purge, set default printer to none, Shaan Hurley, Between the Walls, Mar 23, 2009

DWF to DWFx Batch Converter - Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Mar 11, 2009

Georeferenced DWF Files - setting up a named page setup, creating DWF, referencing DWF using various commands in AutoCAD, Donnie Gladfelter, The CAD Geek, Sep 17, 2008

Design Viewer and Windows Applications (Avatech Tricks Tutorial) - utilize DWF files with Word for quotes, specification sheets, preliminary proposals, assembly documentation, Keith Bradford, Cadalyst, June 17, 2008

Cool New Technology for Autodesk Design Review Collaboration - Adapx pen system capture hand written redlines, import directly into Autodesk Design Review, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, June 2, 2008

Never Lose Important Red Lines From the Field - tracking red lines created in field in Autodesk Design Review, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 28, 2008

3D DWF Writer - Windows File Protection Error During Install - select 'yes' to complete installation, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 7, 2008

Stop the Pop Up Windows - modifying registry settings or undocking palettes in Autodesk Design Review 2009, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 5, 2008

Triangle Callout Limitation - workaround is to modify triangle by dragging out handles in Autodesk Design Review 2009, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 1, 2008

Find and Locate - finding and locating objects, properties, text in DWF file in Design Review 2009, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Apr 30, 2008

Sharing Workspaces in Autodesk Design Review 2009 - Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Apr 16, 2008

Building 3D DWF Assembly Instructions - disassembling Inventor assembly, adding assembly instructions and setting camera locations, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Apr 9, 2008

What's New in the Autodesk Design Review Family? - added or improved features in previous releases and Design Review 2009, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Apr 2, 2008

Putting an AutoCAD Drawing in a PowerPoint Presentation - AutoCAD 2008 drawing in PowerPoint 2007 presentation, Ellen Finkelstein.com, Mar 16, 2008

The Question Remains - DWF Back to DWG - read DWF back into AutoCAD as underlay, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Mar 12, 2008

Autodesk Design Review 2009 - New Features - default file type DWFx, enhanced UI, improved search option, Rotate 2D Content feature, more, Brian Benton, CAD-a-Blog, Feb 29, 2008

Where do Your PUBLISH Files Go? - selecting publish options in Autodesk 2008 products, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, Feb 28, 2008

Manufacturing Design Information on a Roundtrip - publishing Inventor drawing to DWF and reviewing marked up DWF file in Inventor, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Feb 28, 2008

DWFx and AutoCAD 2009 - ability to read, publish to DWFx and attach DWFx as underlays, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, Feb 22, 2008

Autodesk Serves Up DWF Files to Search Engines - Google and Microsoft Live Search engines can now search and retrieve 3D data in DWF files, Beth Stackpole, Design News, Feb 4, 2008

DWG TrueView 2009 is Cool - ability to measure DWG without converting it to DWF, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Feb 19, 2008

So What's New With Autodesk Design Review 2009? - default file format, improved UI, find text feature, ability to rotate 2D content, more, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Feb 13, 2008

Attach That DWF - observing manually attached DWF file in AutoCAD, Josh Johnson.com, Jan 16, 2008

Send Your Design Information on a Roundtrip - publishing design information to DWF file and reviewing markups in AutoCAD, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Jan 30, 2008

Project Freewheel: How Does it Work? - Scott Sheppard of Autodesk, It's Alive in the Lab, Jan 23, 2008

Create a DWF File - Ellen Finkelstein.com, Jan 14, 2008

How to Use Publish To Web with Project Freewheel - publishing drawings to web, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Jan 8, 2008

Lines Merge for PDF Created from AutoCAD Using Acrobat - using Acrobat PDF Maker, Jimmy Bergmark, JTB World, Jan 7, 2008

Search and Find DWFs Online - users can search DWFs by file type using major search engines, Jimmy Bergmark, JTB World, Dec 19, 2007

Actrix Does the Phoenix Thing - Actrix technology appears in Project//Draw from Autodesk Labs, runs on Macs, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, Dec 18, 2007

Save Custom Views in DWF Using Autodesk Design Review - using custom view to save and view specific layer states, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Dec 14, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 Keyboard Shortcuts - shortcuts for zoom rectangle, fit to Window, 2D navigation wheel, more, Jimmy Bergmark, JTB World, Dec 12, 2007

Autodesk Design Review and Hyperlinks - Autodesk Design Review can't create new hyperlinks but can retain published hyperlinks in DWF files, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Dec 12, 2007

We Have the Touch - Autodesk Design Review supports multi-touch interface in 2D and 3D, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Dec 10, 2007

Inventor File Types to DWF Conversion Reference - table containing details of DWF contents published from different types of Inventor files, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Dec 10, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 - Tips and Tricks - download booklet with tips on publishing, viewing, printing, more, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Dec 6, 2007

Find Free Stuff For AutoCAD - using DWG TrueView 2008 to view, plot, and publish DWG files without AutoCAD installed, Lynn Allen, Cadalyst, Nov 1, 2007

Comparison of Autodesk Inventor LT Technology Preview to other Autodesk Inventor Products - comparison with Inventor Suite 2008 and Inventor Professional 2008, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Nov 15, 2007

AutoCAD DWF PUBLISH: Please Do Not Rename DWF6 ePlot.pc3 - PUBLISH command requires DWF6 ePlot PC3 file to generate DWF, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Nov 15, 2007

Project Freewheel Update (Includes DWFx Support) Now Available - corrected cache file handling, better error messages, restored impression rendering, more, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Nov 6, 2007

Do You DWF? - plotting, publishing, sheet sets, and design review to DWF, Brian C Benton, AUGI, Oct 2007 (may require free registration)

More DWF with P&ID - publishing project to DWF and comparing DWFs, Ursula Sadiq, In the Pipes, Oct 8, 2007

Using Project Freewheel to AutoGenerate Thumbnails - creating thumbnail image for DWF file containing floor plan for AU 2007, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Oct 9, 2007

P&ID Markups with PROJECT Freewheel - share your P&ID drawing using Freewheel, Ursula Sadiq, In the Pipes, Sep 24, 2007

Manually Installing the Project Freewheel 3D/2D ShareNow Utility for Revit - Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Sep 25, 2007

One Click Revit to Project Freewheel Publishing - link to video, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Sep 26, 2007

Project Freewheel Update (Includes DWFx Support) Now Available - new release supports cache file handling, powerful event handling and more, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Sep 20, 2007

Video: AutoCAD Utility Provides One-Click Real-time Design Review Without Installing a Viewer - Project Freewheel works with your browser to markup AutoCAD designs, Scott Sheppard, Daily AutoCAD, Sep 20, 2007

One Click Inventor to Project Freewheel Publishing - link to video on publishing DWF of Inventor design, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Sep 18, 2007

Collaboration Comparison of Buzzsaw and Project Freewheel - Scott Sheppard of Autodesk, Beyond the Paper, Sep 12, 2007

Collaboration Comparison of Autodesk Design Review, Project Freewheel, and Autodesk Freewheel - Scott Sheppard of Autodesk, Beyond the Paper, Sep 10, 2007

Publishing from the AutoCAD Sheet Set Manager to Project Freewheel - workaround to publish directly, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Sep 11, 2007

Create Custom Symbol Catalog Using PowerPoint 2007 - creating DWF file from PowerPoint presentation, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Sep 10, 2007

Project Freewheel: The Importance of the Right Amount of Cache - either upload design or specify URL for design present on web, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, Sep 4, 2007

TIFF File Formats Supported in Design Review 2008 - CAD Forum, Sep 2007

Tips from the Insider - combining set of bid documents into single DWF file using Design Review, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, Aug 29, 2007

Recap of What's New in Project Freewheel 1.0.1 - real-time collaboration, markups, file management, navigation wheels, more, Scott Sheppard, Daily AutoCAD, Aug 28, 2007

AutoCAD Utility Provides One-Click Real-time Design Review Without Installing a Viewer - Project Freewheel 3D/2D ShareNow utility does the task in AutoCAD 2008, Scott Sheppard, Daily AutoCAD, Aug 24, 2007

Project Freewheel Collaboration Geared for Multiple Interactive Users - multiple reviewers can see and markup same DWF at same time, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Aug 23, 2007

Project Freewheel ShareNow: One Click Sharing - sharing designs in AutoCAD 2008, Inventor 2008, and Revit 2008, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Aug 22, 2007

DWF Options and More - converting drawings using DWG TrueView in AutoCAD 2008, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, Aug 21, 2007

An Interview with Mary Hope McQuiston, Head of Autodesk Extended Design Group - talk about differences between DWF and PDF, hurdles in sharing CAD data, Autodesk Labs feedbacks, more, Franco Folini, Novedge Blog, Aug 21, 2007

Project Freewheel 3D/2D ShareNow - One Click DWF Sharing - collaborating design DWF file through Project Freewheel, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, Aug 17, 2007

Top 3 Free Apps from Autodesk That Every CAD Manager Must Have - Autodesk offers DWG TrueView, Autodesk Design Review, and DWG TrueConvert for better performance, The Mad Cadder, Aug 8, 2007

DWF, the Final Chapter, Part 4 - creating a 3D DWF file, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, Aug 1, 2007

Project Freewheel: Navigation Wheels Included - uses of 3D view object wheel and 2D navigation wheel, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, Aug 9, 2007

Project Freewheel: Making a First Impression - Project Freewheel Impression menu offers 8 options to render 2D designs, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, August 8, 2007

Collaborate in Freewheel - publish DWF file, sketch, add callouts, apply Impression styles plus new navigation wheel, JTB World, August 7, 2007

Customizing the Navigator Palettes in Autodesk Design Review 2008 - Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, August 2, 2007

FM:Systems Upgrade Software Line with DWF - FM:Interact Workplace Management Suite and FM:Space Facility Management Suite support AutoCAD 2008 to transform CAD drawings, more, TeamDWF, August 1, 2007

Publish Materials or Textures Using AutoCAD MEP - Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, July 20, 2007

DWF, The Other Side, Part 3 - using mark-up tools in a DWF file and then updating the original file, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, July 1, 2007

Can I Distribute Autodesk Design Review 2008 to Others? - yes, but subjected to the terms of the license agreement, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, July 9, 2007

Any DWF to DWG Converter by AnyDWG Does the Trick - with easy to use interface, this Windows-based converter installs quickly, can not translate many sheets together, more, Rachael Taggart, TeamDWF, July 3, 2007

The Suspension is Killing Me... - Project Freewheel provides an interactive design viewer, design rendering service and SOAP-based design data service, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, July 4, 2007

McDwiff Means Mac Users Get DWF Too - easy-to-use McDwiff is a Mac-based program that can open, print and convert DWF data to many formats, TeamDWF, June 14, 2007

A Commercial Printer's Perspective on DWF and PDF - PLP PlotWorks Convert software is highly recommended for ripping DWF or PDF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 19, 2007

AutoCAD 2008 Publishing Tips - use built-in Publish or Plot commands, publish from layouts only, use auto-publish DWF, more, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, June 14, 2007

Revit 2008 Publishing Tips - use built-in DWF publishing, publish object data, publish view hyperlinks, more, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, June 12, 2007

Start DWF'ing! - prefer sending DWF files that can be viewed using free viewers, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, June 12 2007

DWF: The Saga Continues, Part 2 - using the standard Plot or Publish command to create a DWF file, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, June 1, 2007

Revit 2008 DWF Roundtripping - using 2D DWF files for the roundtrip functionality with Revit 2008, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, June 6, 2007

AutoCAD 2008 - Automatic DWF Publish - AutoCAD 2008 can create and save the DWF file at a desired location, R K McSwain, CAD Panacea, May 22, 2007

Visual Studio 2005 & MSIE7 Causing DWF Script Errors - add registry entries per Microsoft Knowledgebase or add the server name to the MSIE7 security settings, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 21, 2007

Number of Copies Irrelevant? - updating the system printer driver can help you print DWF multiple times using Autodesk Design Review, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 16, 2007

DWF Secrets Revealed! - creating an effective DWF file, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, May 1, 2007

Color Choices - Autodesk Design Review 2008 can change color setting using color-related commands, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, May 14, 2007

Autodesk Design Review Performance Issues - disabling hardware acceleration can help Autodesk Design Review 2008 open complex files, Volker, Beyond the Paper, May 9, 2007

Automating Batch Printing of DWF Files Using Design Review 2008 - creating batch print job file using the Batch Print Wizard, Kean Walmsley, Through the Interface, May 10, 2007

Using Symbol Libraries for Markups in Design Review - importing DWF as symbol catalog, CAD Forum, May 2007

Xref a PDF? - convert PDF to DWF file and then use the ._DWFATTACH command in AutoCAD, R.K. McSwain, CAD Panacea, April 25, 2007

Globally Import Page Setups - using DWG TrueView 2008 to import page setups for existing sheets, Ward Romberger, CAD-e-Corner, April 25, 2007

Oce Repro Desk Server 1.6.5 with Improved DWF Support - issues of rendering and fill patterns are resolved, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, April 24, 2007

What's New in DWF Writer 2008 - support for CATIA V5, SolidWorks 2006 and 2007, Pro/E Wildfire 3.0, Solid Edge V19, UG NX 4, more, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 20, 2007

Buzzsaw File Download Script - using Visual Basic script to download files from a Buzzsaw site, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 18, 2007

Introducing Autodesk Design Review 2008 - characteristics and installation process of Autodesk Design Review, Ward Romberger, CAD-e-Corner, April 13, 2007

It's Two, Two, Two Freewheels From One... (One Company That is) - status of Autodesk Freewheel and Project Freewheel in DWF world, Scott Sheppard, It's Alive in the Lab, April 12, 2007

Markup Compatibility Between ADR 2007 and ADR 2008 - 2D markups are interchangeable but not 3D markups between two versions, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, April 12, 2007

Update: Installing Design Review - new interface for navigating 3D space, support for 3Dconnexion's SpaceTraveller 3D mouse, but no apparent integration with AutoCAD, Inventor, Freewheel, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, April 11, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 System Requirements - program requests 550MB disk space but actually may be far less, Volker Joseph, Beyond the Paper, April 9, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 and Autodesk DWF Writer 2008 MSI Files - creating the MST file and deploying the program, Volker, Beyond the Paper, April 5, 2007

DWF and DWFx in Autodesk Design Review 2008 - Autodesk Design Review converts all file types to DWF, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 6, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 - Flying Out to Format Mark-Ups - format tools for mark-ups are now hidden in fly out, RobiNZ CAD Blog, April 6, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Can Somebody Call Me a CAB? - using CODEBASE attribute value to install Cabinet file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 3, 2007

Drawing File Collaboration - latest Design Review release can process .dwf files facilitating file collaboration, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, April 3, 2007

DWF and the Deathly Hallows: Why did Autodesk Abandon RML? - Red Line Markup Language not able to point the version of drawing in use, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 29, 2007

DWG to DWF to Email: One Fell Swoop - Autodesk Design Review can publish the DWF of a DWG file and sends it as email to a non AutoCAD user, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 28, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Lighting Effects - describing different lighting options, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 27, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Updated Help File - reorganized content for easy search and new resources added, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 26, 2007

Autodesk Revit 2008 a.k.a. DWF BIM Capturer - Revit 2008 uses DWF Toolkit v 7.3, produces smaller DWF files, can publish DWF files to Buzzsaw, more, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 23, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 Silent Install - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 22, 2007

Autodesk DWF Writer 2008: System Requirements - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 16, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Full Navigation Wheel - exploring the six tools and their usage in Full Navigation Wheel, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 19, 2007

Comparison: of AutoCAD Files Published to DWFx and XPS - DWFx files contain additional metadata, reuse of data, multisheets. not so with XPS files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 15, 2007

Autodesk Design Review Honors Scale Set in DWF File - Autodesk Design Review can convert the scale information easily, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 14, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Building Tour Wheel - exploring the four wedges of Tour Button wheel, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 14, 2007

New 3D Interface from Design Review - non-CAD users can easily work with 3D models using new 3D interface, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, March 12, 2007

Launch of DWFx: Add Model/vnd.dwfx+xps MIME Type - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 10, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: 2D Navigation Wheel - details of set of wheels available to the user, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 9, 2007

Why Autodesk Should 'Open' DWF - Autodesk should support the external DWF developer community in DWF vs PDF war, David, Stress Free, March 7, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Installing Batch Print - an optional download from the Autodesk web site, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 6, 2007

DWF Viewer for Macs - presently McDwiff works with URLs, local file support is expected in future, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, March 5, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: DGN Import Feature Overview - Design Review 2008 can import a Version 8 2D DGN file only, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 2, 2007

DWF Viewer for Macintosh - McDwiff runs on Internet connection to connect to Project Freewheel for rendering the DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 1, 2007

AutoCAD 2008: DWF Versus DWFx Differences - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 28, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: JT Import Feature Overview - importing a JT format file and converting it to 3D DWF, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 27, 2007

Make Sure Digital Files are Complete Before Sending for Printing - checklist for customers before sending digital files to reprographers, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 23, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Supported Platforms - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 26, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: Navigation Palette Enhancement Overview - dynamic palettes can be adjusted with three predefined layouts, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 22, 2007

Version Compare: A Simple Polygon Example - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 21, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008 is Our New Free Viewer - relationship of DWF viewing applications with Autodesk Design Review 2008, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 20, 2007

Is Your Computer Ready for Autodesk Design Review 2008? - system requirements for Autodesk Design Review 2008, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 16, 2007

Version Compare: A Simple Polyline Example - comparing lines in a DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 19, 2007

Autodesk Design Review 2008: DWF Version Compare Feature Overview - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 15, 2007

Autodesk Vault 2008 a.k.a. DWF On-Demand Publisher - Autodesk Vault 2008 can publish DWF files automatically, checking marked up DWF file into Vault, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 13, 2007

What's New in Autodesk Design Review 2008 - capability to view and SaveAs DWFx files, compares two DWFs, imports DGN and JT files, more, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 12, 2007

Load Dummy File to Release Current DWF File from Viewer - what to do when viewer leave last viewed file open, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 9, 2007

Autodesk Impression + DWF = Winning More Contracts - a DWF file can be rendered in Impression and given to customer for review, Beyond the Paper, February 5, 2007

Free Autodesk Design Review 2007 Silent Install - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 5, 2007

Newsgroup Questions: DWF Files with Tiff Images - importing a tiff into Autodesk Design Review and scaling the image, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, February 2, 2007

Project Freewheel: Share Your White Board Content with DWF - keep the content at Project Freewheel server and share the link through e-mail, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 29, 2007

David Cohn: Understanding What Gets Written to a DWF File - including raster images, named views, fonts, layers and blocks in DWF files, more, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 30, 2007

Need to Share CAD Files? DWF IT - DWF has become easy-to-use, widespread format to share design data over Internet, Larry Haftl, American Machinist, January 24, 2007

DWF in Buzzsaw - understanding how DWF file is displayed within Buzzsaw, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 25, 2007

Marking up a Model - using the callout tool to markup a 3D model as part of an electronic review process, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 23, 2007

Linux Compilation Remarks for gcc 4.x DWF Toolkit Compilation - workarounds to fix the error messages, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 22, 2007

Microsoft Adds Autodesk DWF Capabilities to Windows Vista, Widening its Rift with Adobe - DWF compatibility of Vista will help it to support design data, Randall S. Newton, CADdigest.com, January 18, 2007

Obtaining X and Y Distance Measurements with Autodesk Design Review - adding perpendicular lines and using points from it for measurement, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 19, 2007

Project Freewheel DWF File Caching - Beyond the Paper, January 15, 2007

Creating a Cross Section with Autodesk Design Review - using a specific surface as a plane to create a section view, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 9, 2007Trick for DWF Compare Using Custom Symbols - comparing two DWF files of the same name and different directories, Beyond the Paper, January 8, 2007

Make Mine a DWG, Part 2: Check Your Work - tips to clean up the DWG files, Scott Mackenzie, Cadalyst, January 4, 2007

Introduction: How Does the Electronic Review Process Work? - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, January 1, 2007

Use the latest Autodesk Design Review with Buzzsaw - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, December 27, 2006

Two Printing Issues Corrected in PDK 1.3.0.17 - the fix renders fill patterns correctly and makes DWF PDK case sensitive for file names, Beyond the Paper, December 21, 2006

Enable Layer Information - configuring the DWF6 ePlot.PC3 file to include layer information in DWF files, Beyond the Paper, December 20, 2006

Programming DWF Text Search Made Easy - converting DWF file into either HTML or text format that can be searched by desktop search engines, Beyond the Paper, December 14, 2006

Common DWF Publishing Problem: DPI Too Low - check custom properties of the DWF6 ePlot pc3 file for a higher DPI, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, December 13, 2006

Common DWF Publishing Problem: Pens Too Wide - use zero weight pens while plotting to to see all the details, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, December 11, 2006

DWFx & Freewheel - answers to some general queries, Kean Walmsley, Through the Interface, December 8, 2006

File Collaboration - sharing data through DWF makes collaboration easy, Beth's CAD Blog, December 8, 2006

Does Vista Really Open DWF Files? - Vista to support XPS format (which Autodesk will call DWFx) but files take much longer to generate and are much bigger than DWF or PDF, Owen Wengerd, Outside the Box, December 5, 2006

About DWFx - limited to 2D, DWFx can be viewed only in XPS documents, and need to compete with other 3D CAD formats, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, December 8, 2006

AU 2006 Summary: What Can DWF Do for You? - comparing DWF files with plot, DWG, and PDF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, December 6, 2006

Common DWF Publishing Problem: Page Size Too Small - specify a large virtual paper size when publishing DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, December 6, 2006

Project Freewheel - both a web site and a web service, Project Freewheel lets you view a DWF file without any viewer, Garin Gardiner, Autodesk's In the Machine, December 6, 2006

Freewheel Now Supports 2D & 3D DWF Files Without Installing Anything - view DWF files from Apple OSX or your cell phone, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, December 4, 2006

AU Update: Microsoft Announces Support for DWF via XPS - a built-in Microsoft XPS Viewer will allow a greater number of users to view DWF design data, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, November 30, 2006

Docupoint Discovery Indexes Drawings and Serves up DWFs - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, November 29, 2006

Batch Publishing DWF Files with AutoCAD 2007 - BatchDWF application publishes DWF but with some limitations, John Schmier, Beyond the Paper, November 27, 2006

List CTB or STB Settings Right in the DWF File - track the processing of a DWF file using the CTB and STB printing tool, Beyond the Paper, November 24, 2006

Invoking the Autodesk DWF Viewer from the AutoCAD Command Line - a lisp script to open DWF Viewer in AutoCAD, Beyond the Paper, November 23, 2006

A DWF-PDF Tip from a Loyal Beyond the Paper Reader - publish to a DWF file, then print it to a PDF file to create a multiple page PDF, Philip Schlickenmaier, Beyond the Paper, November 22, 2006

DWF Toolkit 7.3 Read Me First - introduction, support, documentation, structure and more about DWF Toolkit, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, November 15, 2006

DWF Service Pack 1: Installation Instructions - check the fix for Internet Explorer 7 before installation, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, November 9, 2006

3D DWF: Think 3D. Design 3D. Present 3D - 3D DWF gains strong ground as Autodesk DWF Viewer facilitates the files viewing in Autodesk products, Daniel Hughes, Taylor Imaginit, October 10, 2006

DWF Creation Preferences: Built-in, Added Menu Item, Printer - use PUBLISH command to create DWF in AutoCAD while "publish DWF" menu item is suitable for non-Autodesk applications, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, November 3, 2006

ERROR: Layout Not Initialized - History and Explanation - delete, deselect or fully initialize the uninitialized layouts with real paper settings to avoid error message, Brian Mathews, Beyond the Paper, October 31, 2006

Updated Electrical Symbols to Use as Markup - updated electrical symbol libraries in 1/8" scale that can be imported to Autodesk Design Review as one symbol per sheet, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 30, 2006

Released IE7 Hotfix: Autodesk Design Review 2007 and Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 27, 2006

Printing DWF from Wipeouts Depends on the Windows Printer Driver - Windows driver should have a buffering mechanism like a pen plotter for appropriate results, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 26, 2006

Control Faceting and Lighting in 3D DWF Files - specifying the number of bits for 3D geometry and lighting normals, Beyond the Paper, October 17, 2006

Software Code Writing Blues: No Rotate - rotating a TIFF or raster image in Autodesk Design Review, Beyond the Paper, October 18, 2006

Autodesk DWF Viewer, Autodesk Design Review, and Autodesk DWG TrueView Do Not Work with Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Release Candidate 1 - Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 13, 2006

Project Freewheel: Share Images of Designs with Only Those Who Need to Know - Project Freewheel keeps the DWF hidden and lets you share it selectively using the email feature, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 16, 2006

Project Freewheel: Viewing Local Files - place the DWF files on an external server with http access to avoid error messages, John Schmier, Beyond the Paper, October 12, 2006

Project Freewheel: Email this DWF - new Project Freewheel Viewer utility allows you to email the DWF file on Windows, the Macintosh, and Linux, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 10, 2006

FMDesktop Components - Autodesk Facility Link, Facility Manager, Facility Web, and Facility Request are four major components, Brian Haines, Beyond the Paper, October 10, 2006

AutoShred-DWF from Pinion Software - AutoShred-DWF allows you to share your DWF files while restricting their use, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 6, 2006

DWF Definition - DWF is complete, connected, secure, and open, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 5, 2006

DWG TrueView: Publishing DWF in Black and White - publishing a black and white DWF file from a colored DWG, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, October 3, 2006

DWF - How do I Print Thee? Let Me Count the Ways - print DWF using DWF Viewer, converter program, modern commercial reprographics software or through native device support, Brian Mathews, Beyond the Paper, September 25, 2006

Autodesk DWF Writer - The New Universal Driver? - create a DWF file from any Windows application using Autodesk DWF Writer, Joe Mooring, Beyond the Paper, September 18, 2006

3D DWG Results in 2D DWF via Import or Drag and Drop - workaround is to load the 3D DWG into Autodesk DWG TrueView 2007 and then publish 3D DWF particularly, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, September 15, 2006

DWF Text Search - Buzzsaw, IFilterShop or Google can be used to index DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, September 12, 2006

DWF Progress Bars - inner and outer progress bars show the status of loading geometry and sheets, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, September 8, 2006

Get Files into Autodesk Design Review 2007 - open a file, combine multiple files in one DWF file and import it, Chris Blocher, Beyond the Paper, September 6, 2006

Project Freewheel: Using dwfit.com to Auto Generate Preview Images of DWF Files on Your Web Site - using DWF-to-PNG web service, Brian Pene, Beyond the Paper, September 1, 2006

Autodesk Design Review 2007 Batch Printing - printing multiple DWF files at once, saving print settings, and starting a batch print job, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 31, 2006

How Can I Store Bezier Curves in My DWF File Using the DWF Toolkit? - formula for Bezier curves using DWF Toolkit and links to Bezier demos, Beyond the Paper, August 29, 2006

Updated DWF FAQ Version 6.05 - expanded FAQ document also useful for Project Freewheel, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 25, 2006

To CER, with Love - list of DWF-related problems fixed in AutoCAD 2007 SP1, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 24, 2006

Publishing DWF to Print to Scale - tips to print DWF files at a desired scale, Brian Mathews, Beyond the Paper, August 24, 2006

How to Detect a Measurement or Print Disabled DWF File - examine the MIME type while online or manifest.xml while offline, James Lu, Beyond the Paper, August 23, 2006

Autodesk Design Review 2007 Trial: Known Issues - solutions to issues arising after expiration of Autodesk Design Review 2007 trial version, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 17, 2006

Project Freewheel: Can I Print My DWF File? - no, not yet as Project Freewheel displays a PNG image of the original DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 16, 2006

Poster Mode for Oce devices - using pen 0 with 'Poster Mode' in AutoCAD drawings solves the problem of faint DWF prints, John Goecke, Beyond the Paper, August 15, 2006

3D CAD Publishing is the New Vendor Battleground - 3D publishing tools in the market are: Adobe Acrobat 3D, Autodesk DWF, Dassault's Lattice 3DXML, SolidWorks' eDrawings, UGS' JT format, Randall S. Newton, AECnews.com, August 15, 2006

Installing a Subset of the DWF Writer 3.1 via Scripting - Steven Velez, Beyond the Paper, August 14, 2006

DWF Toolkit 7.2.1 Read Me First - getting familiar with directory structure for the DWF Toolkit and operating systems and compilers, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 11, 2006

The Open Format War - open formats for sharing CAD data are: Acrobat 3D, Autodesk DWF, Dassault's 3DXML, SolidWorks' eDrawings, UGS' JT format, Martyn Day, MCAD Online, August 7, 2006

Exiting AutoCAD with Markup Set Manager Open Leads to Slowdown Over Time - the workaround is to keep deleting the FixedProfile.aws file periodically, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 4, 2006

Drawing Viewers - comparing capabilities of various DWG viewers, CAD Panacea, August 3, 2006

How to Publish Selected Objects to a 3D DWF File - in the 3D DWF Publish dialog box, select model space objects, Jimmy Bergmark, JTB World, August 2, 2006

Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 Install Possibilities - silently installing Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 automatically or company wide, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, August 2, 2006

Tailoring the Autodesk DWF Viewer Update Process to be Company Specific - Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 allows updates directly from a company's internal server, John Schmier, Beyond the Paper, July 31, 2006

Orbit versus Turntable - functions of 3D viewing commands orbit and turntable in Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 and Autodesk Design Review 2007, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 27, 2006

Locking Users into Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 Company-Wide - disabling automatic and manual updates as well as user registration feature for Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 26, 2006

Printing DWF Files Converted to LDF at Half Size - changing pen setting to 50% black while converting DWF into LDF can avoid darkening effect, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 25, 2006

Configuring Repro Desk Server to Support DWF - using the makeldf.exe file in Oce Repro Desk Server to complete configuration, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 21, 2006

Measurement Disabled DWF Files from Autodesk Inventor R11 DWF Extension (Part 3 of 3) - new DWF Toolkit in Inventor R11 DWF Extension doesn't allow 2D DWF files to be used as an underlay, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 12, 2006

Measurement Disabled DWF Files from Autodesk Inventor R11 DWF Extension (Part 2 of 3) - measuring ability of Autodesk DWF Composer R2 and Autodesk Design Review 2007 for DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 12, 2006

Measurement Disabled DWF Files from Autodesk Inventor R11 DWF Extension (Part 1 of 3) - setting prevents users from measuring in DWF files, Beyond the Paper, July 10, 2006

Determining DWF Text Attributes in C++ - setting the font flags to identify the text variants in a DWF file, Gyorgy Ordody, Beyond the Paper, July 7, 2006

Oce Print Exec Department Supports DWF - Oce Print Exec Department product converts a DWF file to Tiff, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 6, 2006

DWF Viewer Independence "Project Freewheel" - embed a DWF file in web page using simple HTML and view in web browser, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, July 4, 2006

DWF Freedom and Independence - both as web site and web service, Project Freewheel Technology Preview lets you view 2D DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, July 4, 2006

Autodesk Labs Offers Latest Entry in Web-Based CAD Viewing Sweepstakes - Project Freewheel provides access to CAD drawings without installing special viewer, Randall S. Newton, AECnews.com, July 4, 2006

Can I Give the Autodesk DWF Viewer to Others? - yes, Autodesk DWF Viewer can be redistributed while maintaining license agreement, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 29, 2006

Autodesk DWG TrueView 2007 Versus Autodesk Design Review 2007 - Autodesk Design Review 2007 has DWG TrueView 2007 which supports AutoCAD 2007 drawings, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 27, 2006

Email an Open DWF File from Autodesk DWF Viewer - due to small size, DWF file can be sent like any other ordinary mail through MAPI-enabled email program, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 26, 2006

Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 Allows Finer Printing Control via UI - Autodesk DWF Viewer 7.0 prints DWF files from Print dialog in user interface instead of a registry setting, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 23, 2006

HOOPS Application Framework 14.0 Supports DWF for C++ Programmers - HOOPS 3D graphics system can save, read or write 2D or 3D data as a DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 22, 2006

Removing Old DWG TrueView 2007 Before Installing DWG TrueView 2007 Update - solving the registry problem of Autodesk DWG TrueView 2007, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 21, 2006

Solutions from Synergis: DWF Evolution - importing a DWF file into DWG file as a referenced underlay, Peter Gehring, Cadalyst, June 9, 2006

Comparison of DWF and PDF - DWF shares engineering design data while PDF is for text-based documents, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 20, 2006

Autodesk Design Review 2007 Releases Today - accurate import of AutoCAD DWG and DXF files, no need to convert DWG files to DWF for viewing them, and more enhancements in new release, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, June 15, 2006

Answers to Questions About Autodesk DWF Composer Name Change - new name, Autodesk Design Review, signifies benefits and functionality, does not affect upgrades, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 14, 2006

Increase Precision for DWF Files from Autodesk DWG TrueView - increasing the vector DPI of Autodesk DWG TrueView for better precision, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 12, 2006

DWF Toolkit 7.2 Handles All DWF Files - difference between DWF file and DWF Toolkit, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 9, 2006

DWF Items on AUGI Wish List Voting - wish list items include digital signatures, hyperlinks within DWF, layer control, names view, more, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 11, 2006

Obtaining the Latest Xerox Printer Driver - installing latest Xerox drivers for printing DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 8, 2006

World of DWF - Gallery - Autodesk hosts useful DWF examples submitted by users, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, June 7, 2006

What Software Publishes DWF Files? - 2D DWF files can be published with versions starting from AutoCAD 2002, while 3D DWF files can be published with versions starting from AutoCAD 2006, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 6, 2006

Font Embedding Info for DWF Toolkit Programmers - description of some useful files inside the DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, June 2, 2006

Embedding Fonts in a DWF Using C++ - file should contain glyphs for the characters used by the programmer's DWF file, Beyond the Paper, June 1, 2006

ERROR: Layout Not Initialized - check the plotter settings of all the layouts when creating the DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 30, 2006

Why Does My DWF Appear to be Larger Than My DWG? - XREFs, images, and font files can cause a DWF file to be larger than its DWG, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 26, 2006

What is the Difference Between Native Design Formats and DWF? - DWF is a secure, compact and easy to publish file format than native design formats like DWG, RVT, and IPT, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 29, 2006

AutoCAD 2007 3D DWF Limitation: Scaled to Fit Textures - whenever scaled to fit, mapping does not transfer properly from AutoCAD 2007 to 3D DWF file, Beyond the Paper, May 23, 2006

Avoiding Inventor DWF Font Woes - list of fonts that can be substituted to minimize DWF file sizes, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 22, 2006

Removing the Requirement to be an Admin User... - Autodesk wish list includes support for roaming profiles in future releases, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 19, 2006

Is Your Computer Ready for Autodesk Design Review 2007? - system requirements for Autodesk Design Review 2007 (i.e. Autodesk DWF Composer), Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 19, 2006

Avoiding AutoCAD DWF Font Woes - embedding none, some, or all of the True Type fonts in a DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 18, 2006

When Does ClearType Apply to My DWF? - when ClearType does and does not apply to text in DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 17, 2006

DWF Viewer 6.5 Install Possibilities - along with silent install options like DwfViewerSetup.exe/q and DwfViewerSetup.exe/q2, company-wide install and automatic install options are also available, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 16, 2006

Steps to Publish DWF Files from Autodesk Revit - creating and publishing 2D and 3D DWF files to share design data, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 15, 2006

DWF Display Obeys ClearType Setting - Autodesk DWF Viewer and Design Review can improve resolution and readability for TrueType text in a DWF file, Beyond the Paper, May 11, 2006

DWF Hyperlink Checker Visual Basic Program - a Visual Basic application to identify the hyperlinks in a DWF file, Beyond the Paper, May 9, 2006

Autodesk DWF Viewer: Turn Off Auto Update - editing registry settings to turn off the automatic update option, Beyond the Paper, May 8, 2006

DWF Measurement Capabilities - Autodesk DWF Composer provides 2D and 3D measurement capabilities but many items are still on wish list, Beyond the Paper, May 5, 2006

Use Onload Function to Work with Internet Explorer Security Patch - updated method to view DWF files using Autodesk DWF viewer with Internet Explorer, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 4, 2006

When HP Printer Drivers Attack... - feed the desired paper size information in printer defaults settings in HP driver, Ben Cochran, Beyond the Paper, May 3, 2006

How do I Embed a DWF File in an HTML Page? - "OBJECT" element tag embeds DWF into a webpage, attribute values CLASSID and CODEBASE help, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, May 1, 2006

Composing Sheets in DWF Files - naming sheets, dragging and dropping them from one DWF to another, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 27, 2006

What is Quantity Take Off? - DWF file data can be used to create a bid or project cost, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 27, 2006

DWF Attach - Don't Quote Me on That - AutoCAD 2007 crashes if DWF file name and path is enclosed in quotation marks, Chuck Han, Beyond the Paper, April 26, 2006

Improve 3D Geometry in DWF Files From AutoCAD 2007 - 3DDWFPREC system variable controls the smoothness of 3D DWF models in AutoCAD 2007, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 24, 2006

Electrical Symbols From Jason Pratt - electrical symbol libraries in 1/4" and 1/8" scale that can be loaded into Autodesk DWF Composer, Jason Pratt, Beyond the Paper, April 21, 2006

State of the Practice for DWF with Commercial Reprographers - a number of options are available with commercial reprographers to handle DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 19, 2006

Print Then Distribute versus Distribute Then Print - 'distribute then print' operation enables General/Sub Contractor to print the DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 19, 2006

DWF Writer is NOT for Autodesk Products - Autodesk DWF Writer helps non-Autodesk applications to generate DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 17, 2006

Vespa Works on DWF Files Too! - Vespa-DWF compatibility lets you apply visual styles to DWF files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 14, 2006

Tips for Measurement From Jason Pratt - some Do's and Don'ts regarding DWF, Jason Pratt, Beyond the Paper, April 13, 2006

Undoing a Section or Pull Apart in Autodesk DWF Viewer 6.5 - keyboard shortcut control-G in Autodesk DWF Viewer 6.5 restores the original view of the model, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 11, 2006

Autodesk DWF Writer Patch for Autdoesk Revit Users - download the patch script to print to the Autodesk DWF Writer for 2D printer, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 11, 2006

Changing the Location of a DWF Underlay - change the DWF underlay path in "Found at" column of file details, T. Lindel, Beyond the Paper, April 10, 2006

Tips for Custom Symbols in Autodesk DWF Composer - publishing symbol libraries from AutoCAD to DWF and comparing two versions of an AutoCAD drawing, Brian Pene, Beyond the Paper, April 10, 2006

Can I Convert My DWF to an AutoCAD Drawing? - yes, but accuracy could suffer going from 32 bit integers to floating point doubles, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, April 7, 2006

DWF Tip for Oce TDS Devices - use standard cutting method when plotting DWF files, Wayne Craig of Triple R Technologies, Beyond the Paper, April 4, 2006

Publishing DWFs with Object Properties from Architectural Desktop 2006 - select AEC DWF Publishing Options to published the DWF, John Schmier of Autodesk, Beyond the Paper, April 2, 2006

Can DWF Files Generated From Inventor be Combined? - combine DWF files from multiple IDWs manually using Autodesk DWF Composer, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 30, 2006

Fine Control of DWF Printing (Part 2) - depicting how to control the DWF file print using a different registry value in Autodesk DWF Viewer 6.5, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 29, 2006

Fine Control of DWF Printing - set the registry key in Autodesk DWF Viewer 6.5 to print the DWF file on paper properly, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 28, 2006

Tips for DWFs for AutoCAD PC3 Files - using DWF6 ePlot PC3 to configure the line merge effects and setting resolutions for different DPI, Travis Jones of Autodesk, Beyond the Paper, March 24, 2006

3D DWF Files From AutoCAD 2007 Can Have Materials - Autodesk DWF Viewer 6.5 helps to view 3D DWF files with materials, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 23, 2006

3D DWF File Interoperability: AutoCAD 2007 and Inventor 11 - Autodesk Design Review 2007 will help to open 3D DWF files generated by AutoCAD 2007 and Inventor 11, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 20, 2006

DWF Background: AutoCAD Drawing Layouts (Part 1) - creating layouts and then DWF files which are more print-ready than DWG files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 7, 2006

DWF Background: AutoCAD Sheet Set Manager (Part 3) - how Sheet Set Manager organizes and manages DWG files, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 8, 2006

DWF Background: AutoCAD PLOT command (Part 2) - configuring the settings using Plotter Configuration (PC3) file to generate one multisheet DWF file, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 7, 2006

DWF Background: AutoCAD PUBLISH Command (Part 4) - generate DWF file in a single click using PUBLISH command and Sheet Set Manager in AutoCAD 2007, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 9, 2006

AutoCAD 2007 DWF Attach - many new DWF commands come up in AutoCAD 2007, Scott Sheppard, Beyond the Paper, March 1, 2006

Q&A with Autodesk's Amar Hanspal - differences between Acrobat 3D and DWF and how DWF can address current industry trends, AUGI, February 2006 (may require free registration)

3D DWF Tips & Tricks - Autodesk DWF tools help you to share your 3D model, even if you use SolidWorks or Pro/E, Jonathan Knowles of Autodesk, AUGI, February 2006 (may require free registration)

System Variable: DWGCHECK - set 'DWGCHECK' system variable to check drawings for potential problems in AutoCAD, David Hardin, AutoCAD Tutorials, December 8, 2005

Rockin DWF! - download DWF files of huge guitar at MGM/Disney Studios, site of AU party, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, December 2, 2005

Configuring DWG TrueView - use windows environment variables to support file search paths in DWG TrueView, RK McSwain, CAD Panacea, November 2, 2005

View DWF from Markup Manager - "View DWF Geometry" feature makes all DWG geometry invisible showing only DWF, Mark Douglas, In The Dynamic Interface, October 26, 2005

DWF Printing for Reprographers - DWF printing is much faster than PLT or PDF for reprographers, Mark Douglas, In The Dynamic Interface, October 13, 2005

DWF Composer 2 "Snap Shot" - take a 'snap shot' of your screen and export it to a page in your DWF, Mark Douglas, In The Dynamic Interface, October 6, 2005

The Advantages of Sharing DWF Files Instead of Native AutoCAD Drawings - DWF shares data with accuracy, security and original idea intent, Scott Sheppard of Autodesk, Between the Lines, September 28, 2005

Print DWF files from Windows Explorer - free download to print AutoCAD's DWF with a right click in Windows Explorer, JTB World, September 1, 2005

DWF Composer 2 Symbols - import these custom symbols to generate a library of markup symbols to place in your drawings, Mark Douglas, In The Dynamic Interface, July 28, 2005

It’s Time to Get on Board with DWF - DWF and PDF have similar file formats, but there are some major differences as highlighted by Autodesk, Tad Whitchurch, Hagerman & Company Inc., July 2005

Are You Using DWF? - sending your designs as DWF files to users that do not have AutoCAD is the smartest and simplest way, Lynn Allen, Lynn Allen's Blog, July 19, 2005

Publish Block Data to DWF - a simple procedure to set up your DWG for block data publishing, Mark Douglas, In the Dynamic Interface, June 13, 2005

"Real World" DWF Resolution Findings - ascribing high values to DPI increases the size of the DWF file but has little impact on plot file sizes, Robin Capper, Robinz CAD Blog, June 6, 2005

Writting Apps with the DWF Viewer Control? Part III - Use DWF Viewer Control with HTML to publish DWF files to the web, Mike Tuersley, Cadalyst, April 15, 2005

DWF Composer 2 - some useful links and a tip on how to import a DWF into AutoCAD 2005 or 2006 as a background, Mark Douglas,  Dynamic Interface, May 3, 2005

DWF Frequently Asked Questions - answers to questions you have always wanted to ask, Scott Sheppard, DWFsgroup, March 28, 2005 (may require free registration)

Latest DWF Frequently Asked Questions "FAQ" - Autodesk updates DWF FAQ, now a 35 page downloadable PDF, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, March 17, 2005

AutoCAD 2006 - 3D DWF - while installing you can have a preview of 3D DWF publishing, Shaan Hurley, Between the Lines, March 10, 2005

A Look inside a DWF – are you aware you can look at the inside of a DWF file? All you need to do is rename the .dwf file extension to .zip and then open it in a Zip archive tool like WinZip, Autodesk Blogs, March 1, 2005

Q&A: JT & DWF - Five Minutes with Autodesk - Autodesk's Carl Bass and Buzz Kross explain that they've been working with UGS for months on the JT/DWF collaboration, Ralph Grabowski, upFront.eZine, February 23, 2005

DWF Security - addresses some frequently asked questions regarding DWF and security, Brian Mathews and Scott Sheppard, Between the Lines, February 18, 2005

The Basics of Programming with the DWF Express Viewer Control - how to program with Autodesk's DWF Express Viewer control, Mike Tuersley, Cadalyst, February 15, 2005

JT Open Merging with DWF - UGS and Autodesk are swapping technology to gang up on 3D XML from Dassault Systemes, Ralph Grabowski, upFront.eZine, February 15, 2005

Hitched! JT Open Marries DWF - Autodesk will become a member of the UGS JT Open Program, while UGS will become an Autodesk DWF Developer partner, Ralph Grabowski, WorldCAD Access, February 14, 2005

Quick Tip - PowerPoint and AutoCAD Drawings - embedding the DWF viewer allows you to zoom, pan, print and view multiple drawings all within the same PowerPoint slide, Lynn Allen, Lynn Allen's Blog, February 1, 2005

DWF Security - addresses some frequently asked questions regarding DWF and security, Brian Mathews and Scott Sheppard, Between the Lines, February 18, 2005

Why You Need DWF - advantages of the DWF format include: the ability to create a set of multiple drawing sheets contained in one small file; clients without AutoCAD can view DWF files with the free Autodesk Express Viewer; DWF files are typically a third the size of PDF files, Lynn Allen, Autodesk.com, October 23, 2003

DWG 2004 - Tougher Than Thought - the OpenDWG Alliance finds AutoCAD's new file format tough to decipher, Ralph Grabowski, upFront.eZine, April 8, 2003

 

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