Publish to SharePoint 2017 (Trial)

Publish to SharePoint 2017 (Trial)

Win64, English

Cadac Group
Export a selection of documents of the active document structure to various export formats and upload the generated files directly to SharePoint.

General Usage Instructions

Before you are able to publish exported Inventor documents to SharePoint directly from within Inventor, you need to specify the ‘SharePoint Publish Options’.

SharePoint Publish Options [  watch video]

  1. Add one or more ‘SharePoint Document Libraries’. [  watch video]
  2. Define a mapping between iProperties and SharePoint properties. [  watch video]
  3. Add one or more ‘File Naming Schemes’ (Optional). [  watch video]
  4. Select default export types for each Inventor document type.
  5. Change export settings for each selected export type.
  6. Assign a ‘File Naming Scheme’ to each selected export type (Optional).
  7. Assign a ‘SharePoint Library’ to each selected export type.

After your default SharePoint Publish Options are set you are ready to start publishing.

Publish to SharePoint [  watch video]

  1. Open an Inventor document.
  2. Click on the ‘Publish to SharePoint’ command. The active document structure is shown in the dialog and the default publish options will be assigned to each document.
  3. Add or remove documents from the selection by clicking on the checkbox. Optionally you can make overrides to the default publish options for each document in the bottom half of the dialog.
  4. Click ‘Ok’ to start generating the export documents.
  5. All generated export documents are shown in the ‘Import’ dialog.
  6. Click ‘Ok’ to start uploading the exported documents to the specified SharePoint Document Libraries.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Publish to SharePoint

Launches the Publish to SharePoint dialog to batch publish a wide variety of export documents of the active document and all related documents to one or more SharePoint Document Libraries.

SharePoint Publish Options

Launches the SharePoint Publish Options dialog. Define a collection of SharePoint document libraries, file naming schemes and publish options defaults for each Inventor document type.


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the app/plug-in. After installation the trial needs to be activated by clicking 'Request License' in the license dialog. You'll get the activation code as soon as possible.

You can unload the plugin without uninstalling it by unchecking the "Loaded/Unloaded" check box associated with the plugin in the Inventor Add-In Manager.

You may have to restart Inventor to completely unload the application.

To remove the plugin completely, Right Mouse Button click and uninstall the application using the Autodesk App Manager tool, located on the Ribbons Tools tab > Options Panel.

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\Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8/8.1/10) or Add/Remove Programs (Windows XP), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.

Additional Information


  • To be able to view the subtitled help video’s you need to have permissions to watch YouTube videos.

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  • Batch Publish Manager

Known Issues


Company Name: Cadac Group

Author/Company Information

Cadac Group

Support Information

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Version History

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Initial version
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