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AutoCAD Architecture 2012 - First Impressions - in-canvas viewport controls, AutoComplete list, ARRAY command, grip hover menus, corner window feature, ARCHIdigm, Apr 2011

AecBatchStylesEditor 2009 - works with AutoCAD Architecture and AutoCAD MEP to maintain CAD standards, has material editing features, moderately priced, more, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Sep 1, 2008

AutoCAD Architecture 2009 - updated UI, enhanced search tools, object rollover tooltips, wall and space objects improvements, increased interoperability, more, Scott Onstott, AECbytes, Apr 23, 2008

Preliminary Design Tools - important tools for AEC industry: Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk Sketch Book Pro 2, Wacom Cintiq, Scan2CAD, IDEAL Scanners & Systems, PlanTracer, Google SketchUp 5, AutoCAD, Architectural Desktop 2007, Autodesk Building Systems 2007, ArchiCAD 10, Form·Z 6, and Rhino, H. Edward Goldberg, Cadalyst, July 1, 2006 (more Adobe Photoshop reviews, Sketch Book Pro reviews, tablet pc reviews, Scan2CAD reviews, IDEAL Scanners reviews, PlanTracer reviews, SketchUp reviews, AutoCAD reviews, ADT reviews, ABS reviews, ArchiCAD reviews, Form·Z reviews, Rhino reviews)

State of the AEC Industry 2006 - major AEC software companies offering latest BIM software: Nemetschek NA VectorWorks Architect 12, ADT 2007, Revit Building 9, Bentley Architecture, ArchiCAD, Digital Project V1 R2, 1ST Pricing, H. Edward Goldberg of AIA, Cadalyst, May 1, 2006 (more VectorWorks reviews, ADT reviews, Revit reviews, Bentley Architecture reviews, ArchiCAD reviews, Digital Project reviews, 1ST Pricing reviews)

Autodesk's 2007 AEC Products - AutoCAD 2007 for 3D and Revit 9 attract users among Autodesk's 2007 AEC products, Martyn Day, AEC Magazine, April 21, 2006

Enhanced Property Data Features in ADT 2007, Part 5 - table title overrides, header overrides, and formula columns improvements to schedule tables, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, April 8, 2006

Enhanced Property Data Features in ADT 2007, Part 4 - learning about new List Definition object type feature, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, March 31, 2006

Enhanced Property Data Features in ADT 2007, Part 3 - specify a Unit Type when setting up a Property Data Format in ADT, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, March 24, 2006

An ADT Book for Everyone - "Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2006: A Comprehensive Tutorial" from H. Edward Goldberg provides basic understanding of ADT and drawing management, Pat Davis, Cadalyst AEC, March 23, 2006

Enhanced Property Data Features in ADT 2007, Part 1 - two new features in property sets are visibility and order, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, March 11, 2006

Enhanced Property Data Features in ADT 2007, Part 2 - two more property data features are anchor properties and graphic properties, David Koch, The Architect's Desktop, March 21, 2006

Autodesk Unveils 2007 Line-up for AEC, Part 1 - ADT 2007 can tag rooms and areas, Autodesk Building Systems 2007 improves single and double line drawing, Sara Ferris, Cadalyst AEC, March 6, 2006

Some More Glimpses of ADT 2007 - simplified AEC dimension styles and new 'Zones' feature to calculate area, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, March 6, 2006

Architectural Desktop 2007 - New Feature Summary! - customize location of your drawings, nested classifications, anchor properties in schedule, more, Matt Dillon, Breaking Down the Walls, March 1, 2006

Autodesk's 2007 Product Line Up - ADT 2007 can redirect the directories for Project Navigator, system requirements for it, Beth Powell, Beth's CAD Blog, March 1, 2006

Why Move to ADT Rather Than Revit Series 8.1? - ADT looks and works similar to AutoCAD, Mark W. Kiker, CADDManager.com Blog, September 27, 2005

20 Reasons to Move to ADT 2006 - smaller file sizes, better Mtext functioning, and background plotting are some of the reasons to migrate to latest ADT version, Mark W. Kiker, CADDManager.com Blog, September 19, 2005

Architectural Desktop 2006: More Than Just an Upgrade - ADT 2006 is significantly upgraded but can not run with workstations more than two years old, Tomas Hernandez, Building Design and Construction, August 1, 2005

Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2006 - new Standards Drawings in the CAD Manager, expanded Component Manager and curtain wall improvements justify the upgrade price, H. Edward Goldberg, Cadalyst, May 1, 2005

Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2006 - in-depth review looks at new project standards feature, ability to isolate and edit objects in different views, display themes for highlighting non-graphic data in drawings, better integration with VIZ Render, more, Lachmi Khemlani, AECbytes, May 4, 2005

AEC From the Ground Up - Top Tools for Preliminary DesignTools for Preliminary Design - various tools that can help the architect with preliminary design include Wacom Cintiq, Alias Sketch Book Pro, Photoshop, Plan Tracer, SketchUp, form Z 5.0, Autodesk VIZ, 3ds max, Alias Maya and Studio, ArchiCAD, Architectural Desktop and Revit, for preliminary design, H.Edward Goldberg, Cadalyst AEC, April 1, 2005

Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2006 Preview - ADT inherits the new features in AutoCAD 2006 with one exception, dynamic blocks are 2D AutoCAD only and will not work where blocks are used as part of an AEC object, RobiNZ CAD Blog, March 15, 2005

Software Strategy: Building Modeling Options - a comparison of BIM software to help you decide the best tool for your needs: ArchiCAD v9, Architectural Desktop 2005, Bentley Architecture and VectorWorks ARCHITECT, H. Edward Goldberg, Cadalyst, January 1, 2005

The Evolution of Architectural Design - Architectural Desktop is an intuitive building modeler that offers the comfort of being based on AutoCAD; VIZ Render is a simplified and easier to use version of Autodesk VIZ, offering the same quality rendering, Lisa Brady, Hagerman Technology Bulletin, September 2004

Architectural Desktop 2005 - a look at some of the new features and the installation process, ARCHIdigm, June 2004

Energy Tool, CAD Updates, a Mini-PC - reviews of Green Building Studio, Architectural Desktop 2005, Project 4D, ConstructSim, VectorWorks ARCHITECT and VIZ 2005, Deborah Snoonian, Architecture Record, June 2004

Six Things to Like in Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2005 - a look at some of the new time-saving enhancements in the latest version, Robin Capper, RobiNZ Blog, April 28, 2004

Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2005 - a look at the latest version of Autodesk's AutoCAD-based solution for achieving architectural drafting and documentation productivity and some building information modeling benefits, Lachmi Khemlani, AECbytes, April 22, 2004

It's 2005 in 2004 - Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2005 updates the Details functionality and offers the new keynoting feature and added tools for callout routines, Erika Phillips, Hagerman & Company Technology Bulletin, February 2004

Whither ADT? - a look at the new features in Architectural Desktop 2004 and how the program compares with Revit, Richard Martin, CAD User, November/December 2003

BIM Solutions: Autodesk Architectural Desktop - the first of a two-part series that explores the latest release of Autodesk's evolutionary BIM solution, Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2004, Lachmi Khemlani, CADENCE AEC Tech News #107, October 9, 2003

Designing Ways by Autodesk - a look at some of the similarities and differences between Architectural Desktop 2004 and Revit 5.1, and how they interface with AutoCAD 2004, Susan Smith, AECCafe, June 9, 2003

Architectural Desktop/Revit - ADT User Interface Versus Revit Interface - streaming video compares the standard drafting procedures and user interfaces of Architectural Desktop and Revit, Phil Russo, Avatech Solutions, May 13, 2003

Architectural Desktop 3 - Martyn Day, CADserver, December 11, 2000

Architectural Desktop 2  - Martyn Day, CADserver, Aug 2000

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