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Mr. Bryan Todd Rogers is a certified Partner Service Expert (P.S.E.) and certified Autodesk instructor with over 23+ years of experience in teaching, managing, and, providing hardware and software solutions for hundreds of engineering firms throughout the greater Houston, Texas area. Mr. Rogers has a proven track record of success for implementing technology to engineering firms to speed up production and accuracy for a large increase of ROI.

In 1995, Mr. Rogers began his professional career after graduating from the Art Institute of Houston where he earned his degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design. Today, Mr. Rogers is a valued member of the Infrastructure Support Division (ISD) for Total CAD Systems, Inc., Houston, Texas, where he works as an Autodesk Instructor and Support Specialist.
Bryan is a leader in customizing company standards to fit their everyday workflow, and creating solutions to problems due to software or hardware error. Mr. Rogers has a proven track record of leading a strong team and delivering next-generation technical solutions, improving revenues, margins and workplace productivity. He has an outstanding record of providing technical support for clients through on-site training and web support. He has also authored and co-authored training materials for AutoCAD Civil 3D and Autodesk InfraWorks for implementation throughout the design industry.

Mr. Rogers holds the “Autodesk Expert Elite” status - a program to recognize individual community members who have made extraordinary contributions with helping customers by sharing knowledge, providing community leadership, and exemplifying an engaging style of collaboration that drives a healthy and valuable Autodesk customer community. He is also on the Autodesk Infrastructure Participatory Design Council. In 2012, he presented “Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler” to industry professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada at Autodesk University. Mr. Rogers shares his enthusiasm for Autodesk with his community, as well as represents the voice of the customer back to Autodesk.

Presently, Mr. Rogers is earning his Bachelors of Science in Information Technology and keeps up to date with the latest in technology and trends by attending seminars and conferences worldwide. He is an active blogger. Through his personal blog website (civil3dj.wordpress.com), he shares tips and solutions with Autodesk software issues.
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InfraWorks 2018.2

InfraWorks 2018.2
Autodesk has released version 2018.2. This release has a ton of enhancements. Those enhancements are listed below... What's New help index First off, check out the What's New in Autodesk InfraWorks help topic, which has hyperlinks to learning resources for features that have seen updates or improvements, as well as new functionality. You can also see which features were introduced in previous...
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Crashing Issues with NVIDIA Graphics Card

Autodesk products will have a random application startup crash on systems using an NVidia Quadro graphics card. You can read the resolution here.
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New Products Added to the AEC Collection

New Products Added to the AEC Collection
From today, Autodesk is expanding the scope and value of the AEC Collection to deliver a better range of industry-leading solutions that help customers design, engineer, and construct higher-quality, more predictable building and civil infrastructure projects - all without a change in price! If you are currently subscribed to the Collection, you will be able to access these programs through y...
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AEC Collection for Land Development Seminar

AEC Collection for Land Development Seminar
Alan Gilbert with Autodesk will be visiting our office Thursday, August 24th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm to share his wealth of knowledge on utilizing the AEC Collection for land development. This is a free event. Read more about this and register here. Seating is limited, so sign up as soon as possible to ensure your seat and free lunch in this insightful event. Hope to see you there!
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AutoCAD 2018.1 and AutoCAD LT 2018.1 Update

AutoCAD 2018.1 and AutoCAD LT 2018.1 Update
Autodesk has released a new update for AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2018. Click on images to get a bigger picture for viewing. Keep in mind, not all of the below is included in LT. The following is included in the update… The AutoCAD 2018.1 Update offers new software enhancements and tools to simplify your workflows and improve productivity. To help you quickly identify new features in the user interfac...
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What's New in InfraWorks v.2018.1

What's New in InfraWorks v.2018.1
Last week Autodesk released InfraWorks 2018.1.  Below you can see what has been added to this new update… Linear Feature Extraction Now, in InfraWorks it is possible to extract linear features from point clouds to create breaklines, paint stripes, and more. In addition, with the Automatic option, pick two points on a feature in the point cloud, and InfraWorks will find and follow the line for...
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Civil 3D 2018: What's New

Civil 3D 2018: What's New
Another year has come and gone, but it brings forth new technology and excitement to dive into. In this blog, I will cover the new features of Civil 3D 2018. The first thing I want to mention is the new drawing format. I think many of you became spoiled with the backward compatibility that Civil 3D offered with versions 2013-2016. Let’s face it; Civil 3D was NEVER backward compatible until the afo...
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Autodesk Design Review 2018

Autodesk discontinued Design Review back in 2014 (Design Review 2013). Well, 4 years later, it's back. So, now you can send this link to the Engineers that you don't want prodding around in your design work. We all know what a pain it is to help them understand how to use AutoCAD 360! Not much else to say except, enjoy!
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Who Wants to Compete?

Graitec USA's (formerly Total CAD Systems) 2018 Product Release/Roll-out Event is approaching for this year. We want to hold an InfraWorks 360 design slam. In order for this to happen, I need at least 3 candidates to sign up for it. Make sure you will be able to attend before you sign up. Yours truly, Civil 3DJ, will be DJ-ing the design slam! Please contact me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign u...
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Autodesk Prerequisite Checker

Autodesk Prerequisite Checker
Autodesk released this today... Using the Autodesk Prerequisite Checker At times it can be difficult to know if your computer is capable of running a particular Autodesk software product, even when presented with the published prerequisites. The Autodesk Prerequisite Checker analyzes the hardware and software environment of your computer and provides an output to let you know if you will be able t...
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