Learn how to improve productivity through the use of the undocumented, yet extremely powerful, External Database Reference Manager. Using this feature you will learn how you can use your existing component data, from multiple external data sources, to drive AutoCAD Plant 3D software properties and AutoCAD P&ID software properties for creating deliverable documentation.
- Discover the External Database Reference Manager
- Learn what type of databases can be used by the External Database Manager
- Learn how to connect AutoCAD Plant 3D and AutoCAD P&ID projects to multiple external database sources
- Learn how the data from the external data sources can be used to streamline your AutoCAD Plant 3D and P&ID workflows
Dan Scales studied construction at Sheffield Hallam University and building surveying at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. Since joining Autodesk, Inc., in 2000, Dan has provided support for a wide variety of Autodesk products and has been supporting AutoCAD Plant software and AutoCAD P&ID software since the very first releases. Prior to joining Autodesk, Dan gained experience working as a design draftsman for a number of consulting engineers in and around Edinburgh.