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cbenner
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Product Icons

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04-18-2013 12:28 PM

OK,.. who else thinks the new product Icons (see my signature line) are seriously bugly?  They look even worse on my desktop as shortcuts, may have to do somehting about those.....

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graemev
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Registered: ‎11-03-2011
Message 2 of 9 (386 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-18-2013 12:43 PM in reply to: cbenner

I've seen worse.  No, that's not much of a compliment. :smileylol:

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Charles_Shade
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Message 3 of 9 (373 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-18-2013 06:36 PM in reply to: cbenner

Origami was the marketing hype apparently.

Folding and dimensional, flexible yet stylish - hard to envision in a 2D monitor.

Bet they look great with 3D and the right glasses. :smileyhappy:

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Nata_ly
Posts: 204
Registered: ‎08-21-2012
Message 4 of 9 (366 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-18-2013 11:44 PM in reply to: cbenner

They look like 3D puzzle or my children connects (like Lego). But any significant association with the hard work.

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steven-g
Posts: 582
Registered: ‎05-11-2009
Message 5 of 9 (363 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-19-2013 12:25 AM in reply to: Nata_ly

Come on people be fair, somebody got paid to 'design' that, they got paid a lot of money, I mean a lot of money.

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Nata_ly
Posts: 204
Registered: ‎08-21-2012
Message 6 of 9 (360 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-19-2013 12:35 AM in reply to: steven-g

You always can announce a competition for the best design among the CAD users with the good prize. Good, but not veeeeeeeeery expensive.:smileywink:

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hwalker
Posts: 1,148
Registered: ‎07-14-2004
Message 7 of 9 (349 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-19-2013 02:33 AM in reply to: Nata_ly

The Autodesk and Vault icons look like the spaceships of these two races

 

G'Gugvuntts and Vl'hurgs

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Light_Guy
Posts: 228
Registered: ‎09-24-2007
Message 8 of 9 (281 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-24-2013 10:36 AM in reply to: cbenner

Agree, BUGLY! I realize Autodesk is trying not to lose their newest disciples but seriously, they look HORRIBLE to those of us in the NON-ART world of engineering!

Paul Hamor
"Always good ships!"
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Light_Guy
Posts: 228
Registered: ‎09-24-2007
Message 9 of 9 (249 Views)

Re: Product Icons

04-26-2013 11:00 AM in reply to: cbenner

OK, I just got 2014 loaded onto my machine - WORSE THAN BUGLY! I can't even tell which one is which. Worst icon update ever!

Paul Hamor
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