Animator

Animator

Win64, English

TSS
Simulate a vehicle's movement along a polyline through animation tools. Define your vehicles and paths, create routes by picking a vehicle and a path from your collections and animate your vehicle!

General Usage Instructions

If your workload includes tasks such as analysis with moving vehicles and clash detection, Animator is a unique tool that will take this task off your shoulders, in a fast and accurate way.

Use Animator in cases that:

You have to place a vehicle along a pathway and check its movement

You have to Coordinate different studies

You have to measure critical distances of a moving vehicle with surrounding objects

You want to elaborate on Longitudinal Cross Sections

You have to check As-Built situations

You have to survey and compute the length that a vehicle protrudes from a path, due to horizontal curves

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

tss_animator_main

Open Animator Palette by pressing Animator at ribbon. On Animator Palette, you can select polyline and vehicle and start a new route.

tss_animator_start

The vehicle starts moving along the polyline starting from a given point to another given point with the given speed.

tss_animator_previous

The vehicle gets placed at the starting point of its animation route.

tss_animator_next

The vehicle gets placed at the ending point of its animation route.

tss_animator_pause

The vehicle stops moving

tss_animator_ImportData

In case your vehicles and paths are included in another drawing, import these data to your current drawing.

tss_animator_AddPenPoints

Add Pen Points on your vehicle in case that you need to check traces generated from more points.

Installation/Uninstallation

Run the Animator Installer check [Install] and click [Next]. The user is granted a 1-month trial period. After the installation, a Request Code gets generated.

This code should be sent to support@tss.link when the user purchases Animator.

Click [Finish] and Animator is installed at the selected path. 

Open Autodesk® AutoCAD® and enjoy Animator! 

In case you need to uninstall, run AnimatorInstaller.exe, check [Uninstall] and click [Finish].

Known Issues

The app simulates the movement of vehicles that are traveling on a certain track (such as trains mostly).

For car/track vehicle movement please wait for AnimatoX, soon to follow!

Contact

Company Name: TSS
Support Contact: support@tss.link

Author/Company Information

TSS

Support Information

Our support team will answer your email at support@tss.link

Version History

Version Number Version Description

201.101

Updated Version Separated ribbon panels Minor Bugs fixed

201.100

Initial Version
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