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Every month, we and our partners are hosting many events both online and offline, as well as attending conferences that might be relevant for many of you.
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Ever wondered what happens during a hackathon? Or why developers love the concept so much that they will travel to a different country and even sacrifice a good night sleep to be part of it?  If so – this one is for you!    
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Check out this video tutorial demonstrating the bi-directional data transfer between Rhino and Forma through the Rhino add-in.
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 AU 24 was awesome and full of amazing classes from our community. Here is the best of it.
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We'd like to tell you all about 22 updates that we've added to Forma since last monthly update and say a little about where we're headed next. Available now: Forma for Rhino improvements and easier download,  pile of new extensions (including Dynamo and AI tools), Proposal timelines for scrolling through your design history, SOC2 certification, More and better terrain for more locations ... and more!
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In this episode, I share the steps required to get original geometry from both Revit and Rhino into Forma. This includes using a public beta Rhino connector Autodesk developed to streamline the process while still being able to track area metrics in Forma!
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In this first episode, Dan shares the basic steps required to get started with Forma. then developing a design using massing tools that track floor and parking area metrics, and once the concept model is complete, the newly released Solar Energy analysis feature is presented. 
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Follow these suggested steps to begin your self-serviced learning journey with Forma
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Discover two efficient methods for creating parking designs in Forma and save valuable time. 
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Learn about powerful and time-saving tricks to make your 3D Sketch sessions efficient and enjoyable with our comprehensive guide. 
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This guide shows how to create a Forma project, add contextual data and populate your proposal and scenario layers.   
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This guide will teach you how you can quickly draw design options on a site in order to run a massing study.
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This guide explains the difference between proposals, proposal layers, scenarios and scenario layers, and how to work with these in a Forma project.  
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We have enabled adding multiple dates to run the sun analysis on, and easily toggling between these different dates in the sun analysis UI.
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How to module an A-frame/ gable / double / 2 waters roof 1.Create 3D sketch. 2. Draw a polygon on top of the area you want to design the roof. 3. Select the surface and extrude it if you want the lowest attic floor to have some "vertical facade" before it tilts. 4. Draw the roof ridge with the line tool and move the line up 😀
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