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Feature update for Explore: Roads and vegetation are now included! :railway_track: ️:deciduous_tree: Starting today, when you use the Explore feature, you'll not only generate basic buildings, but also discover roads and lush tree areas!
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  We'd like to tell you all about 16 updates that we've added to Forma since last monthly update and say a little about where we're headed next. Available now: Labels Edit Constraints in 3D Additional context for Rhino CSV export of area metrics Filtering for day/evening/night and Rails and Roads in noise analysis
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August brought us a whopping 28 product updates! But what's on the horizon?
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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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Last week we tried a fun experiment using Forma ..... ... And we were happy surprised with the results!!
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A few weeks ago, I posted on LinkedIn about an Apartment Calculator Dynamo Script I had created using the Dynamo Player in Forma Beta. That post went viral – it has since been liked over 400 times and has been seen by close to 35,000 people! 
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The detailed noise analysis provides results on the ground, facades, and roofs for a simulated noise situation from roads.
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Would you like to write a workflow article to share with the Autodesk Forma Community? Please follow this template and connect with me to augment your message.
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The FenestraPro for Forma extension will enable early stage understanding of the impacts of the building envelope on the internal spaces of the building, and how they relate to energy performance and carbon impacts.
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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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We'd like to tell you all about 20 updates that we've added to Forma since last monthly update and say a little about where we're headed next. Available now: LoD2 buildings in parts of Germany Data provider map More detailed OSM Buildings
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It is now possible to add custom floorplans to Library and then re-use them across Basic Buildings.
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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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We are excited to announce the release of the initial set of terrain editing capabilities in Forma! With this update, you can now easily flatten the terrain in specific areas and apply grading around the designated footprints.  
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4K screen capture is available in all analysis UIs
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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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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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We'd like to tell you all about 15 updates that we've added to Forma since the last monthly update and say a little about where we're headed next. Available now: Forma Board, Usability improvements in Forma Add-in for Revit, Revit 2025 and import flexibility, Usability improvements in Forma Plug-in for Rhino
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We'd like to tell you all about 16 updates that we've added to Forma since the last monthly update and say a little about where we're headed next.  
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