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The Design Explorer
CAD & 3D Modeling Newsletter

Welcome to the Ashlar-Vellum user newsletter, The Design Explorer.

This quarterly newsletter serves our community of drafting and design professionals by providing news on events, products, our staff, and customer successes using our CAD and 3D modeling software on Mac and Windows. In each issue you will also find information relating to upcoming product releases as well as tips and techniques for accelerating your productivity. The Proven Success section spotlights the successes and innovations of our remarkable user community. Expand your possibilities with The Design Explorer.

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Issue 11 4th Quarter ’07

  • Ashlar Incorporated to Turn 20
  • Holiday Hours
  • Ashlar-Vellum on Mac Intel with Leopard
  • SAVE 30% on Ashlar-Vellum Software
  • Why Can’t I Read this AutoCAD File?
  • New Photo-realistic Rendering Features for v8
  • New Wood and Glass Rendering Tutorial
  • More Tutorial Movies by Economaki
  • Welcome to Ashlar-Vellum
  • Cobalt Makes the Differential
  • Listen to the Sound of that Ferrari

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

Issue 10 3rd Quarter ’07

  • Crash on Launch Hot Patches Released
  • Beta Builds
  • New Address
  • Curve/Surface Projection Tool Enhanced
  • New People
  • Parallels 3.0 Now Works with Ashlar-Vellum Software
  • When Tech Support Can’t Reproduce Your Problem
  • Right the First Time
  • A Sweet First for Starbucks

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

Issue 09 2nd Quarter ’07

  • Graphite™ v8 Released
  • Open Beta for Cobalt™, Xenon™ & Argon™ v8
  • Crash on Launch Bug Smashed
  • Need Help? Try these Options
  • Old Software on New Operating Systems
  • Upgrade from Vellum 2.7 Discontinued
  • New Faces
  • New Positions at Ashlar-Vellum
  • Using Cobalt, Xenon and Argon on Mac Intel Machines
  • Focus on Ashlar-Vellum Accessories
  • Cobalt, Xenon & Argon v8: Features Benefits & More
  • Lounging in Luxury
  • Optimizing the Optima

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

Issue 08 1st Quarter ’07

  • Ashlar-Vellum Users Win Good Design 2006 Awards
  • V7 Service Packs Released
  • Graphite v8 in Beta
  • Cobalt, Xenon and Argon v8 in Beta
  • Tips from our Knowledge Experts
  • Accessory Feature
  • Watching Conceptual Design Take Form
  • Xenon Changes Designer’s Point of View

Download this issue in PDF: 8.5x11 or A4

20152014201320122011201020092008 • 2007 • 20062005All