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kmeldfreyssinet
Posts: 171
Registered: ‎05-06-2011
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how do I upgrade and have no problem with lost files?

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10-16-2012 06:44 AM

Hi, I would like to upgrade to new version of AI but I am afraid that I will lost all my content center conections like it was with previous upgrade.

 

How do I install/upgrade AI so files open in new version without loosing all content center parts paths? What I usualy get is window informing me that xxxxx.ipt is no longer avialable and to show new path to this file. This is for all content center elements.

 

 

Also I would like to know how to upgrae to have all my program setings in new version, and not to have set everything up again from scratch.

 

Regards,

Cris

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harco
Posts: 879
Registered: ‎02-16-2006
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Re: how do I upgrade and have no problem with lost files?

10-16-2012 12:16 PM in reply to: kmeldfreyssinet

You can certainly export and import your settings see link

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2012/Help/0073-Autodesk73/0285-Work_Env285/0303-Customiz30...

 

Procedures

+Save or restore customization settings
   After customizing keyboard command aliases and shortcuts,....

 

There's 2 import/exports of this type one in Tools> Application options and one in the Ribbon/toolbar customization, well there is in Inv 2011, don't know about 2013.

 

Can't give you much help on CC, maybe try the installation & licensing group in the message at the top of the discussion group

http://bit.ly/aPS686

 

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Curtis_Waguespack
Posts: 2,878
Registered: ‎03-08-2006
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Re: how do I upgrade and have no problem with lost files?

10-16-2012 12:34 PM in reply to: kmeldfreyssinet

Hi  kmeldfreyssinet,

 

Here's another couple of links to look at:

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2013/Help/0000-Installa0/0192-Data_Mig192/0193-Data_Mig193

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2013/Help/3877-CAD_Mana3877/3883-Migratio3883

 

I hope this helps.
Best of luck to you in all of your Inventor pursuits,
Curtis
http://inventortrenches.blogspot.com

 



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