Alias® Automotive 2014
Autodesk® Alias® Design 2014
Autodesk® Alias® Surface 2014
This readme contains the latest information regarding the use of this
software release. For reference, you should save this readme to your hard drive
or print a copy.
Windows® 8 x64, Microsoft® Windows® 7 Sp1 x32 & x64
GHz Intel or equivalent AMD Opteron™ processor
GB RAM (4 GB or more highly recommended)
For Autodesk® Alias® Automotive software: 6 GB free
hard disk space
For Autodesk® Alias® Surface software: 4 GB free hard
For Autodesk® Alias® Design: 4 GB free hard disk space
NVIDIA® or ATI graphics card with a minimum of 256 MB dedicated texture
graphics tablet for sketching
Acrobat® Reader version 6 or higher, from http://www.adobe.com to view the
*Graphics card and driver must fully support the OpenGL® 2.0 specification
in order to take advantage of the advanced hardware rendering features.
Mac OS® X 10.7.x or 10.8
GB RAM (4G or more recommended)
three-button mouse (or a mouse that can emulate three-buttons, such as a
OpenGL-capable graphics card with 256 MB (full OpenGL 2.0 support is
required). Refer to http://www.autodesk.com/qual-charts.
screen resolution. Set your display to show millions of colors.
4GB free hard disk space for Alias Automotive 2014
2GB free hard disk space for Alias Surface 2014
3GB free hard disk space for Alias Design 2014
QuickTime® and Preview (to view the PDF documentation).
and Preview are provided with the Mac operating system. You can also
download Adobe® Acrobat® Reader version 6 or higher, from
http://www.adobe.com to view the PDF documentation.
Safari™ Web browser is required to view the online help.
player (version 7) to create and view QTVR files. The QuickTime 7 software
is available at http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download.
plug-in to view animated tutorial sequences in your browser. Free plug-ins
are available from http://www.flash.com.
the mouse buttons as follows:
Left mouse button: click
Middle mouse button: middle mouse button
Right mouse button: contextual menu/right mouse button
Use standard mouse driver option settings. Do not, for example, set the
middle mouse button to work as a double-click of the left button. A wheel mouse
(such as Apple Mighty Mouse) should operate as a 3-button mouse. If not,
reconfigure it in your System Preferences.
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privileges on your local machine to install Autodesk Alias 2014.
disk space, refer to requirements above.
Number and Product Key, provided by Autodesk at point of purchase.
following are delivered and installed as part of the main installation
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Visual C++ 2008 SP1
DirectX 9.0 Redistributable
- Autodesk® Alias®
- Autodesk® Maya®
- Autodesk® Sketchbook® Designer
- Autodesk® Sketchbook® Professional
(Windows 32bit / Windows 64bit / MacOSX)
(Windows 64bit / Mac OSX)
(Windows 32bit / Windows 64bit)
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Issues & Notifications
The following is a list of key defects the Alias team has addressed for the 2014 release. This list does NOT represent all the defects addressed during the 2014 development cycle.
Autodesk, Alias, Maya, and Sketchbook are registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other Countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Autodesk reserves the right to alter product and services offerings, and specifications and pricing at any time without notice, and is not responsible for typographical or graphical errors that may appear in this document. © 2013 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.