Product How-To

Learning design made simple

Help students get started in design with Autodesk® skill-building videos. No experience is necessary – each video covers everything your class needs to complete an exciting 3D design project. Just select the Autodesk design software you’re using and your class’s skill level, and you’re ready to go.

Autodesk 3ds Max ®

3ds Max software provides a comprehensive 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing solution for games, film, and motion graphics artists. 3ds Max has tools for crowd generation, particle animation, and perspective matching, as well as support for DirectX 11 shaders.

Autodesk AutoCAD ®

Design and shape the world around you with the powerful, connected design tools in AutoCAD software. Create stunning 3D designs, speed documentation, and connect with the cloud to collaborate on designs and access them from your mobile device.

Autodesk Fusion 360

Fusion 360 is the first 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE tool of its kind. Fusion 360 enables fast and easy exploration of design ideas with an integrated concept-to-production platform. It connects your entire product development process in a single cloud-based platform that works on both Mac and PC.

Autodesk Inventor ®

Inventor Professional 3D CAD software offers an easy-to-use set of tools for 3D mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation. Digital Prototyping with Inventor helps you design and validate your products before they are built to deliver better products faster.

Autodesk Maya ®

Maya 3D animation software offers a comprehensive creative feature set for 3D computer animation, modeling, simulation, rendering, and compositing on a highly extensible production platform. Maya has next-generation display technology, accelerated modeling workflows, and tools for handling complex data.

Autodesk Revit ®

Revit software is specifically built for Building Information Modeling (BIM), empowering design and construction professionals to bring ideas from concept to construction with a coordinated and consistent model-based approach. It includes the functionality of all of the Revit disciplines (architecture, MEP, and structure) in one unified interface.

Autodesk Formit 360 ®

With Autodesk® FormIt® 360, you can sketch, collaborate, analyze, and iterate early-stage design concepts on your tablet or web browser. FormIt 360 connects conceptual design with BIM processes for more fluid workflows.