Tab and Slot

Tab and Slot

Win64, English

Micrographics
Tab and Slot add-in helps to automate the creation of tabs and slots in plate and tube models.

General Usage Instructions

The Tab and Slot app only works while you have an assembly open.

Once you have the assembly open you can choose to add tabs and slots between two parts.

Refer YouTube link: https://youtu.be/4094dwXQIRg

Screenshots

Commands

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin.

You can unload the plugin without uninstalling it by unchecking the "Loaded/Unloaded" check box associated with the plugin in the Autodesk® Inventor® Add-In Manager. You may have to restart Inventor to completely unload the application.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR, you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel/Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8.1/10), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.

Known Issues

Contact

Company Name: Micrographics
Support Contact: ivtools@mgfx.co.za

Author/Company Information

Micrographics

Support Information

please email ivtools@mgfx.co.za for support or suggestions

Version History

Version Number Version Description

2.0.8181

<2.0.8181> - [Fixed] Slot extrusions have been set to "To Next" instead of Distance. -- This has fixed tolerance issues on certain imperial part models -- It also caters for if there are plate thickness changes that the slots and fillets will update accordingly <2.0.8117> - [New] Added support for Inventor 2023. - [Fixed] Existing Slot features will now change size if plate thickness is changed when features are added adaptively. <1.0.8075> - [Fixed] Our Help Videos got a new home and we re-linked the video's on the Help tab to the new location. <1.0.7964> - [Improved] Better handling of imported tolerant models -- Tolerant models are sometimes created when working with imported STEP, SAT etc. files which were generated by other CAD programs. <1.0.7935> - [Fixed] Better handling of assemblies with assembly features. -- This includes Weldment assemblies with Machining and Weld Prep features. - [Fixed] While selecting objects, the user can now press Escape and the selection process will end. <1.0.7933> - [New] Added support for Inventor 2020 and earlier. -- We have tested the add-in with Inventor 2019 and 2020 for this build and it seems to work fine. -- No testing was done for Inventor 2018 and earlier, but it should work. Please report any issues to us. <1.0.0> - [New] Initial release.

1.0.7964

<1.0.7964> - [Fixed] Email link. - Fixed an issue where the app will not load on Inventor with no updates <1.0.7935> - [Fixed] Better handling of assemblies with assembly features. -- This includes Weldment assemblies with Machining and Weld Prep features. - [Fixed] While selecting objects, the user can now press Escape and the selection process will end. <1.0.7933> - [New] Added support for Inventor 2020 and earlier. -- We have tested the add-in with Inventor 2019 and 2020 for this build and it seems to work fine. -- No testing was done for Inventor 2018 and earlier, but it should work. Please report any issues to us. <1.0.0> - [New] Initial release.
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