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      What's new

      New features in Inventor 2021

      The latest release of Inventor® is packed with user-requested updates and enhancements to help speed up your design workflows, reduce repetitive tasks, and work the way you want.

      • Video: Learn how Inventor works with Revit so engineers can participate in BIM projects

        Inventor AnyCAD for Revit

        Maintain associative links between Revit and Inventor data with AnyCAD for seamless interoperability. (video: 2:10 min.)

      • Video: New features in Inventor 2021 make it even easier to automate the creation of drawings to your CAD standards

        Drawing automation

        Speed up drawing creation with updates to sheet formats and iLogic. (video: 1:39 min.)

      • Video: Learn about improvements to frame generator workflows, which reduce modeling time and file naming

        Frame Generator enhancements

        Create and document structural members faster with improvements to the user interface and editing tools. (video: 2:12 min.)

      • Video: Learn about what’s new in part modeling in Inventor 2021

        Part modeling improvements

        Save time with part level enhancements for sheet metal, multibody parts, and 3D annotations. (video: 1:51 min.)

      • Video: Learn about customer-driven improvements to assembly design

        Assembly modeling improvements

        See enhancements with assemblies for tube and pipe, assembly structure, and file naming. (video: 2:01 min.)

      • Video: New user-requested features for creating drawings

        Drawing creation improvements

        Streamline your workflows with drawing-level enhancements and new commands. (video: 1:36 min.)

      • Video: Learn how we have improved the Inventor user interface

        Inventor experience

        Declutter your workspace with new options in the property panel and experience the new dark theme. (video: 1:25 min.)

      • Video: Learn how Inventor works even better this year

        Performance improvements

        See the performance improvements in parts, assemblies, and frame design. (video: 1:39 min.)

      • Inventor 2021.1 enhancements

        The latest release offers new functionality, improved workflows, and other helpful updates—many based on customer feedback. (video: 3:25 min.)

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