FusionNews for the week of 11/13: A weekly roundup of community news

by ShannonMcGarry 5 years ago 2 min read

FusionNews highlights the key things that happened over the past week in the Fusion 360 Community. New posts every Friday.




From the Fusion 360 Team


SECURITY – Passwords are great, but what else can I do to secure my account?

Make sure your account stays secure by taking these steps.


UPDATE – What’s Driving Fusion 360’s Rapid Pace of Development

Take a quick look at where we’re at and where we are headed in the next few months.


QUICK TIP – Right Click to Make Sketch Relationships

Want to select something that is blocked by your design or other geometry? No problem! Use Select Other.


GETTING STARTED – Fusion 360 for Beginners

Get up and running in no time with this easy to digest 7 part video tutorial series.


CNC Basics – CNC 101

Learn the basics of CNC machining here.


LEARN & EXPLORE – How to Activate a Component

Here’s a quick screencast showing you how to activate a component in Fusion 360.


From the Fusion 360 Community


VIDEO TUTORIAL – CNC Routing with Fusion 360

Rob Duarte shows you how to add dogbone fillets in Fusion 360.







LIVE EVENT – Just 18 days till Autodesk University, have you filled your schedule yet?

Here are a few Fusion 360 classes to round out your week at AU 2015.


ONLINE EVENT – Working with Imported Models

Join us on 11/17 at 1 PM PST to learn how to become a file opening master!


LIVE EVENT – Fusion 360 Model SlamPortland

Portland folks – join us for an evening of design excitement on 11/17 at 6:30 pm.


LIVE EVENT – What can Fusion 360 do for you?San Francisco

Heard about Fusion and want to learn more. Join us on 11/18 at 6 pm PST to learn more.


Gallery Spotlights

We love to see what you are designing with Fusion 360! Share your designs with the Fusion 360 community on the Gallery.      


Helicopter1.jpg  chaise.jpg   Wheelchair1.jpg

           Helicopter by Bahubali Magadum                                   Chaise Lounge by Davide Florentino                      Wheelchair by Pramodh Nareshkumar





Your Ideas from the Fusion 360 IdeaStation

We take your suggestions very seriously as they help to shape Fusion 360, so please share your ideas and vote for new

features / enhancements you would like to see.


Here are a few from this week. Thanks to everyone for their suggestions!


Unlink Sketch Pattern Entities

Request  for the ability to convert a sketch pattern to individual unlinked entities.


Conic Fillets

Request to have the ability to create conic fillets.


Custom Sketch/DXF-profile library

Request to have a library for one’s custom sketch geometries and DXF profiles.


Have a story to share? We would love to hear more about you and how you’re using Fusion 360! Shoot me an email at shannon.mcgarry@autodesk.com.


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