Notice to Autodesk Inventor Customers: Update 3 for Inventor 2013 SP2 Released

November 6, 2013

In our continuing efforts to provide high quality products, Autodesk has released Update 3 for Inventor 2013 Service Pack 2 which addresses multiple issues (see Description below). This Update is cumulative, Update 1 and Update 2 are not prerequisites (see Update 1 & Update 2 readme files for list of issues addressed).

This document contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply the update to your product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.


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  • Renaming material in the library can brake the link to material in sheet metal rules

  • Bolted Connection - automatic solver issues in DACC

  • COG disappears from the drawing view instead of being updated

  • Online help not available when proxy server is used

  • Projected geometry is not in the correct position when Break View is applied

  • Properties are not updated by Frame Generator

  • Impossible to use i-drop functionality

  • Assembly can´t be opened from Productstream Professional if default view is deleted

  • Frame Generator Change Member size results in .000197 being added to length

  • Inventor cannot be launched on Windows 8.1

  • Unexpected exit when using Cut Across Bend

  • Unexpected exit at FindLibrary method in CM code

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    For application of this update, your system must have Inventor from one of the following products installed:

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    This update is available in 32bit and 64bit versions (downloaded together as one bundle) and is only applicable to Autodesk Inventor 2013 Service pack 2. If you do not have Service pack 2 please download and install prior to installing this Update. For installation on Windows 8.1 OS please read Technical Solution TS22238097. Once installed, it will appear as an update under Add/Remove Programs and can be uninstalled from there.

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    We thank all our customers who identified these issues and reported them to us. These reports give us the opportunity to improve the product and provide you with the best solution in mechanical design. We also thank you for your continued business and for feedback regarding the content of this update release.

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