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New and updated entries: August 2021

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default assignments (new)

Flex (updated)

items (new)

packs (new)

tokens (new)

primary admin (updated)

products included with Flex (new)

secondary admin (updated)

single sign-on admin (updated)

July 2021

Spelling list

Autodesk Account (expanded guidance to describe first and second reference, prohibit use of articles and pronouns (a, the, your)

June 2021

Branded terms and trademarks

commonly referenced Autodesk products and services (updated URL)

Subscription

true-up (new)

user (new)

partner (new)

March 2021

Subscription

license type (updated)

multi-user trade-in offer (updated)

seat (updated)

subscription (updated)

January 2021

Spelling list

service pack (updated)

update (new)

November 2020

Spelling list

line width (new)

Subscription

Entire section updated

July 2020

Usage and style

Blacklist (new)

Grandfathered (new)

Industry names (updated)

Master and slave (new)

Racially inclusive terminology (new)

Redline (new)

Whitelist (new)

March 2020

Numbers

Date ranges (updated)

Web editorial

Alt text (updated)

February 2020

Numbers

Measurements (updated)

Spelling list

fold (updated)

January 2020

Spelling list

BIM model (new)

Hyperloop tech (new)

VRAM (new)

Web editorial

Links (updated)

Product names (updated)

October 2019

Spelling list

e-book, E-book (new)

Usage and style

Noun strings (new)

Web editorial

Email subject lines (new)

August 2019

Subscription

Section updated. Includes entries for Move to Subscription offer.

July 2019

Search is live.

Spelling list

toolpath (new)

June 2019

Global writing

Added new section to Editorial Style Guide

Numbers

Dates (updated: en dashes in date ranges)

Degrees (updated)

Numerals (updated: new rule for spelling out numbers)

Punctuation and grammar

Hyphenation (updated: hyphenation for co prefix)

Spelling list

do’s and don’ts (new)

postproduction (updated: removed hyphen)

preorder (updated: removed hyphen)

preproduction (updated: removed hyphen)

Usage and style

Headings and subheads (updated: figures allowed)

Using (s) for optional plural (new)

Web editorial

Numerals (new)

May 2019

Home page

Added link to Style Guide Brainsharks on Content Resource Center

Punctuation and grammar

Apostrophes (updated)

Spelling list

log into (new)

sign in (updated)

website (updated)

worksharing (updated)

Web editorial

Links (updated)

March 2019

Spelling list

Log in (updated — do not use)

Log on (updated — do not use)

February 2019

Web editorial

Product names (updated)

Trademarks (updated guidance for trademarks on Overpage page)

November 2018

Web editorial

Headings and subheads (updated)

Trademarks (updated)

Usage and style

Buzzwords (updated)

Headings and subheads (updated)

Spelling list

PDM (product data management) (updated)

September 2018

Spelling list

checkbox (updated)

checklist (updated)

flyout (updated)

timescale (updated)

August 2018

Web editorial

Headings and subheads (updated)

Usage and style

Headings and subheads (updated)

up-to-date vs. up to date (updated)

June 2018

Branded terms and trademarks

Product names (updated)

Web editorial

Product names: Use of Autodesk in product names (updated)

Product noun phrases (updated)

Usage and style

Acronyms in headings and banners (updated)

Solution (new)

Spelling list

Autodesk Generative Design (updated)

Autodesk Rendering (updated)

generative design (updated)

rendering (updated)

reseller (updated)

May 2018

Home page

Added link to Content Resource Center

Spelling list

Intermediate Data Format (IDF) (new)

Web editorial

Alt text (updated)

April 2018

Usage and style

They (singular and plural pronoun) (new)

Spelling list

license (new)

soundtrack (updated)

time-saving (updated)

March 2018

Branded terms and trademarks

Collections (updated)

January 2018

Spelling list

Now you can access the spelling list right on the page—no more PDF.

Usage and style

AEC (updated)

December 2017

Punctuation and grammar

Ellipsis (updated)

Italics (updated)

Usage and style

Titles (updated)

Web editorial

Titles (removed: refer to Usage and style)

Spelling list

callout (updated)

jobsite (updated)

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) (new)

In-product help guide

Now live

November 2017

Web editorial

Video times (new)

September 2017

Usage and style

AEC (new)

Buzzwords (updated)

Titles (updated)

Punctuation and grammar

Ampersand (updated)

Colons (updated)

Numbers

Phone numbers (updated)

Branded terms and trademarks

Collections (updated)

Spelling list

additive manufacturing (new)

architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) (new)

AEC Excellence Awards (new)

Autodesk app, Autodesk desktop app (new)

Autodesk Authorized Academic Partner (new)

Autodesk Authorized Training Center (ATC) (new)

FAQ (new)

generative design (new)

ray trace (updated)

ray tracing (updated)

UK (updated)

US (updated)

Web editorial

Links (updated)

Links to media (new)

Product names (updated)

Promos (updated)

Titles (updated)

Version and extension numbers (new)