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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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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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Forma's 2nd User Group Event on October 26th featured a sneak peek of the upcoming AU class, "Simplify Sustainable Design with Autodesk Forma." The event showcased exciting developments, including a Rhino to Forma Workflow demo, and a comprehensive lecture on AI tools for conceptual design. 
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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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The Autodesk Forma Design Contest was a resounding success, receiving 25 entries from architects worldwide who brought sustainable designs to life. 💫 In addition to applauding all the participants, we'd like to shine a spotlight on the winners.
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Whether you’re a seasoned ShapeDiver or Autodesk Forma user or looking to learn more about these platforms, this webinar gives you a glimpse into the robust ecosystem that Autodesk Forma is creating, starting with this ShapeDiver extension.  
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Welcome to our Community Gallery, a virtual space where the Autodesk Forma community gathers to share awe-inspiring images of cities and building designs. 
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This guide shows how you can improve facade allocation for better daylight early in the design phase for a more sustainable 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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Hello! See this 20 min demo of Next Gen projects.  Learn how to create a project and prepare the site, design new proposals and run analyses on the design.    See the timestamps in the link above for easier access to the parts you are most interested in.    Enjoy!
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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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