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How to create Monochrome PDF's for AutoCAD drawings
Issue Monochrome or grayscale PDFs should be created out of AutoCAD drawings. Solution To create a Monochrome PDF first make sure that you are using I...
Tue, 5 Jun, 2018 at 5:00 PM
How to create a PDF file from Drawings associated to an Item on Item Lifecycle Transition
Issue When an item changes lifecycle transition, a PDF of all associated drawings has to be created. Solution This sample code can be added to a speci...
Mon, 18 May, 2020 at 12:53 PM
How to ensure that there is always just one open document when running scripts
Issue Making sure that there are no open documents before a new document is opened or that there is always just one open document when executing a job. ...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 8:03 PM
How to convert office documents to PDF with powerShell
Requirements The code was tested with Office 2016 Solution Word The code creates a COM Object for Word, then goes on to make the application invis...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 8:01 PM
How to generate files with other extensions [Still needed?]
Issue Having to generate files of a different type (PDF, DWF, DXF, DWG, STEP, JPEG, BMP, GIF, TIFF or PNG).  Solution This can be achieved by typing t...
Mon, 18 May, 2020 at 1:39 PM
How to print an Inventor drawing with powerJobs Processor
Issue An Inventor IDW or DWG needs to be printed using powerJobs Processor. Solution The attached script uses the print manager in the Inventor API to...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 8:01 PM
How to Export DXF files from AutoCAD Drawings
Issue Per default powerJobs Processor uses DWGTrueView to generate files out of AutoCAD drawings. DWGTrueView is able to export only PDF and DWF files. Whe...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 4:46 PM
How to export AutoCAD drawings to DXF using the the AutoCAD core console
Issue Per default powerJobs Processor uses TrueView to generate PDF of AutoCAD drawings and can be configured via setup drawings and manipulation of a temp...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 7:58 PM
How to pass information between jobs
Issue After a job completed, another job has to be placed in the Job Queue for the exact same file and with additional arguments, in order to e.g. update p...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 7:57 PM
How to disable Bookmarks when exporting AutoCAD drawings to PDF
Issue When exporting AutoCAD drawings the resulting PDF contains bookmarks for the Model and all the different Layouts and Views. Solution AutoCAD and...
Wed, 13 May, 2020 at 7:56 PM