Access Space Generator

Access Space Generator

Win32 and 64, English

Keith Brown Programming
Access Space Generator for Autodesk® AutoCAD® MEP is a .net plugin that allows the user to select a single multi-view part and add a 2D or 3D representation of access space to the piece of equipment.

General Usage Instructions

With the Equipment Access Space Generator for AutoCAD MEP you can quickly and easily create a 3D or 2D representation of equipment access space. The access space is created as an mvpart and is anchored to the piece of equipment.

 

The access space can quickly be generated by following these six easy steps. 

1. Select the piece of equipment. 

2. Select the insertion point of the access space. 

3. Select the direction of the access space from the piece of equipment. 

4. Input the desired width of the access space. 

5. Input the desired depth of the access space. 

6. Input the final elevation of the access space. 

 

A ribbon based help system includes links to web based help files on topics such as: 

1. How to create a layer key style. 

2. How to create a positive access space. 

3. How to create a negative access space. 

4. How to create a 2D access space. 

5. How to add the access space command to the equipment tab. 

6. How to add the access space command to the right click context menu. 

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

EquipmentAccessAdd

Starts the equipment access space generator plugin.

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart Autodesk Product to activate the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8/8.1/10) or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP), and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Future planned enhancements include the ability to store dimensional and directional data directly on your mvparts.

Known Issues

None

Contact

Company Name: Keith Brown Programming

Author/Company Information

Keith Brown Programming

Support Information

Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.0.2

Added support for AutoCAD® MEP 2016 and 2017.

1.0.1

Added support for AutoCAD® MEP 2015.

Added support for metric units.

1.0.0

Initial Release

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