Share with Autodesk Seek Hotfix

This hotfix repairs a problem in which port 9013 is blocked by firewalls.

Description of Problem

Port 9013 is used when uploading files to Autodesk® Seek. This port may be blocked by firewalls. This hotfix allows Share with Autodesk Seek to use port 80.

Affected Products

NOTE: This hotfix will not work with AutoCAD LT. For AutoCAD LT, please download the AutoCAD LT hotfix.

Installation Instructions

To install the Share with Autodesk Seek Hotfix

You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft® Windows® operating system to complete the installation process.

NOTE: This installation process requires you to modify an installed product, which may cause Windows security warnings to appear. For all Windows security warnings that appear during installation, click Continue.

  1. Close all software applications.
  2. Navigate to the folder where your Autodesk product is installed, for example, C:\Program Files\AutoCAD 2010.
  3. Right-click acseek.arx. Select Properties.
  4. Verify the file version.
  5. In the folder specified in Step 2, right-click acseek.arx and rename it acseek.bak.
  6. Download the appropriate zip file and extract the acseek.arx file to a temporary folder, for example, C:\Temp.
  7. Download and copy acseek.arx to the folder specified in Step 2.
  8. Right-click the new acseek.arx and select Properties. Confirm that this file is version 18.0.55.2.

NOTE: To remove this hotfix, delete the new acseek.arx file that you downloaded to the folder specified in Step 2 and restore the file you renamed in Step 5 to its original name.