In our continuing efforts to provide high quality products, Autodesk has released Inventor 2017.4.6 Update, for Inventor 2017.4 Update, which addresses multiple issues (see Description below).
This document contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply the update to your product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.
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Inventor 2017.4.6 Update:
INVGEN-19880: Design Assistant now returns the correct reference for "Where used".
INVGEN-16850: Improved performance with constraint in sketch.
INVGEN-16992: Creation Date iProperty will now match system date.
INVGEN-17343: Improved performance of PDF export with embedded Excel files.
INVGEN-18887: Hole command now correctly retains the set value.
Inventor 2017.4.5 Update:
INVGEN-16705: Adding date to title block no longer inserts erroneous dates in some fields.
INVGEN-16644: The Suppress and Unsuppress context menu options now work correctly when applied to Content Center parts.
INVGEN-14723: Fixes and issue where embedded Excel parameters can't get deleted after copying to another file.
INVGEN-15126: Improved stability with large assembly graphics.
INVGEN-15640: Improved stability with Sheet Metal when deleting a face.
Inventor 2017.4.4 Update:
INVGEN-6487: Fixed an issue where Rebuild all on a Frame generator assembly creates multiple Extends in part file
INVGEN-13574: The browser node for Flush constraint now updates correctly when working with positional representations (except for Master) and setting values via API or iLogic. This means you can now override the flush constraint parameter.
INVGEN-6707: Fixed an issue where solid hatch caused some lines to be too bold when printing to PDF.
INVGEN-9707: Improved performance for Drawing update.
INVGEN-11602: A change in the source workplane height now correctly updates in the derived part.
INVGEN-5005: Fixed an issue Date fields in properties are not behaving correctly when moving between time-zones.
INVGEN-12395: Fixed an issue where DWF Generation moves title block.
INVGEN-12606: Fixed an issue where a drawing becomes corrupted after migration of some datasets
INVGEN-13840: Fixed an issue where Sketch Blocks & Sketch Blockfolder is grayed out and added geometry is invisible
INVGEN-9661: Design Share panel now recognizes A360 sign-in status
INVGEN-13890: Fixed and issue where files incorrectly become dirty on entering FEW environment.
INVGEN-13664: You can now change the frame member family of a reused frame member.
INVGEN-14318: Fixed an issue where Non-design lines are displayed after 2D PDF export.
INVGEN-9706: Improved stability when opening a part file with multiple mesh bodies.
INVGEN-9881: Improve stability when open IPN files.
INVGEN-14270: Improved stability when working with Design Doctor in drawing
INVGEN-1944 : Improved stability when create sub-assembly in place component
INVGEN-15051: Improved stability when click Cancel after run macro in VBA editor or ESC after iLogic error.
INVGEN-2363, INVGEN-5339, INVGEN-6709, INVGEN-7191, INVGEN-15049: General stability improvement.
Inventor 2017.4.3 Update:
INVGEN-10774: Unexpected exit when Opening a presentation where a component fails to load
INVGEN-2371: Vault file filter does not persist when refreshing My Home
INVGEN-10712: Unexpected exit on opening IDW file
INVGEN-1206: Unable to deactivate Center of Gravity visibility
INVGEN-6613: Excessive memory consumption when some parts update
INVGEN-11599: Unexpected exit on editing an iPart when thread tables do not exist
INVGEN-10987: Unexpected exit when RMB on view copied from other sheet with changed custom view orientation
INVGEN-9661: Design Share view selection fails
INVGEN-10546: Solid hatch color changes randomly in Title Block
INVGEN-6442: Export PDF for the Excel tables embedded in Drawing fails
INVGEN-10760: Performance issue with constraint dialog
INVGEN-3565: Incorrect Creation Date written when working on a separate volume in Windows 10
127734: Isometric view dimension values have a different orientation angle in 2D-PDF export
INVGEN-7831: Unexpected exit when editing the dimension of a plane
INVGEN-1817: Colors in shaded drawing views are not correct when printing
INVGEN-7575: Centerline and Centermarks are deletable in drawing view sketch
INVGEN-6157: Hatching color of logo in the font field changes when the initial view is set in IDW
INVGEN-1293: Custom Tube & Pipe Style cannot be saved with custom parts
INVGEN-2959: Appearances aren't updated in assemblies
INVGEN-3022: Unexpected exit when changing the iProperties->Occurrence->Appearance of a part under subassembly
INVGEN-9580: Design Accelerator features cannot be created successfully when installation path contains local characters
Inventor 2017.4.2 Update:
178864, 173817: Representations not functioning properly
INVGEN-4757: Hole table content incorrectly changes the wrong part of the split table
153983: Unexpected exit when opening some assembly files in Express mode
INVGEN-6178: Non-migrated Inventor files represent incorrect appearance in Shaded visual style
INVGEN-6140, INVGEN-6723:Wrong content in export of BOM in format columns
INVGEN-6612: Cannot break link to referenced picture
INVGEN-2045: Unexpected exit when switching sheets in drawing
109515: Hidden lines become visible again after break view
INVGEN-5012: Cannot print out some PDF files created from Inventor
Inventor 2017.4.1 Update:
177455: When IDW/DWG document is opened in HIDDEN mode, the thumbnail is incorrect
180263: Automatic contacts does not correctly create pair
180941: Document name isn't shown with file extension
178071: Unexpected exit when importing DWG
99634: Tube and Pipe connections switched after Publishing in Content Center
164653: Drawing thumbnails not created correctly in Silent mode
42048: Repeated access to picture creates poor network performance
180669: When exporting to Excel BOM quantiy incorrectly shows "1" for iAssembly part members
183277: Numeric values are incorrectly converted to text when exporting Parts List to Excel
181181: Filled regions in IDW show incorrect color
160529: Unexpected exit when disable display adapter and save document
INVGEN-3358: Tapped Hole selection hangs with MS Office 2013 (Excel)
185052: Contour Flange with shared sketch not updating correctly
INVGEN-3324: Some DWG layouts are missing when opened in Inventor
INVGEN-3321: Symbols are incorrectly appended when editing a dimension
INVGEN-3765: Simulation Analysis stops without results
INVGEN-3349: Sketch Symbols not visible
181308: Break Link is not working for point cloud RCS formated files
INVGEN-1464: Inventor Security Patch
INVGEN-4289: Export of IDW not working correctly with AutoCAD Mechanical template
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For application of this update, your system must have Inventor from one of the following products installed:
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This Update is available in 64bit version and is only applicable to Autodesk Inventor 2017.4 Update. If you do not have Inventor 2017.4 Update please download and install prior to installing this Update. Once installed, it will appear as an Update under Add/Remove Programs and can be uninstalled from there.
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We thank all our customers who identified these issues and reported them to us. These reports give us the opportunity to improve the product and provide you with the best solution in mechanical design. We also thank you for your continued business and for feedback regarding the content of this update release.
Autodesk Inventor Product Team
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