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Webinar: Manufacturer Connection – Specifying Hardscape

Newsletter Archive  -  Apr 09, 2018

• Specify Hardscape

• AutoCAD 2019

• New Hydropoint gear

Webinar: Manufacturer Connection – Specifying Hardscape

Apr 09, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Specify Hardscape

• AutoCAD 2019

• New Hydropoint gear

• Specify Hardscape

• AutoCAD 2019

• New Hydropoint gear

LABash 2018

News  -  Apr 02, 2018
LABash 2018 Hosted by Penn State University Start Date: Thursday, April 5, 2018 End Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018 The 48th-annual LABash takes place at Penn State University this year. It promises to be an engaging event with a plethora of speakers and workshops for…
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New Partner Highlight: Maxijet

Irrigation News  -  Apr 02, 2018
Manufacturer News New Partner Highlight: Maxijet We're happy to welcome Maxijet as an irrigation manufacturer partner, with products now available within our irrigation equipment library. Made in the USA, Maxijet's low-volume drip equipment is available…
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Webinar: Common Land F/X Questions

Newsletter Archive  -  Apr 02, 2018

• Webinar: Common Land F/X Questions

• AutoCAD 2019 Not Compatible with Land F/X

• Power Tip: Activating F/X CAD

Webinar: Common Land F/X Questions

Apr 02, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Webinar: Common Land F/X Questions

• AutoCAD 2019 Not Compatible with Land F/X

• Power Tip: Activating F/X CAD

• Webinar: Common Land F/X Questions

• AutoCAD 2019 Not Compatible with Land F/X

• Power Tip: Activating F/X CAD

Are you going to LABash at Penn State University? Of course you are!

University News  -  Mar 26, 2018
The 48th-annual LABash, held at Penn State University, promises an amazing collection of speakers and workshops that will help you get your foot in the door in your future profession. Speakers include landscape architects Gina Ford of Sasaki’s Urban Studio, Ken Smith of Ken Smith Workshop, and Susannah Drake of…
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Guest Webinar: Real-time, Sensor-Driven Irrigation Using Two-Wire Technology

Newsletter Archive  -  Mar 26, 2018

• Two Wire Technology

• Plant Shotgun

• Redesigned Support Page

Guest Webinar: Real-time, Sensor-Driven Irrigation Using Two-Wire Technology

Mar 26, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Two Wire Technology

• Plant Shotgun

• Redesigned Support Page

• Two Wire Technology

• Plant Shotgun

• Redesigned Support Page

Article from World Landscape Architecture

News  -  Mar 26, 2018
Article from World Landscape Architecture How product procurement can make or break your project. Check out this article by World Landscape Architecture (WLA) founder and editor Damian Holmes. The article highlights several important points about project organization and meeting deadlines – which happen to be…
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This Week's Trick: Try our redesigned Support Page.

News  -  Mar 26, 2018
Having an Issue? Try our redesigned Support Page. We've recently updated our Support page, making it much more user friendly and providing an intuitive interface for finding troubleshooting articles in our Knowledge Base. If you're seeing an error message or having another issue with the…
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It’s time for CELA Virginia Tech!

University News  -  Mar 19, 2018
Amanda Berry (me!) is travelling to Blacksburg ,VA this week to meet with professors, research students and other industry members at the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) conference. The mission of The CELA is to encourage, support and further education in the field of landscape architecture specifically related…
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This Week's Trick: Copy Tools Behaving Differently

News  -  Mar 19, 2018
Copy Tools Behaving Differently? That's by design. You may have noticed that our Copy along Line and Arc tools for plants, and Copy along Line and Polyline tools for irrigation heads, are acting in a way that’s a bit unfamiliar. For example, you might not…
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Charge into Rhino!

Newsletter Archive  -  Mar 19, 2018

• New to CAD Webinar Part 3

• Power Tip: Keyboard Commands

• Copy Tools Behaving Differently?

Charge into Rhino!

Mar 19, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• New to CAD Webinar Part 3

• Power Tip: Keyboard Commands

• Copy Tools Behaving Differently?

• New to CAD Webinar Part 3

• Power Tip: Keyboard Commands

• Copy Tools Behaving Differently?

Time for a Break: Land F/X Togetherness

News  -  Mar 12, 2018
Land F/X Togetherness Food and Fun Fridays When the weekend is nigh, you can be sure of one thing at Land F/X: We are going to eat, drink, and be merry. Every Friday, we come together to enjoy food, fun, and familial fondness as we…
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Toro & Irritrol Product Discontinuations

Irrigation News  -  Mar 12, 2018
Manufacturer Product Updates: Toro & Irritrol Product Discontinuations Keep your eyes on the news – and our Irrigation Manager – over the next few weeks. We're starting our review of Toro's and Irritrol's entire catalogs.…
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This Week's Trick: Don't Lose Your Work

News  -  Mar 12, 2018
Don't Lose Your Work. Autosave! Sometimes it's easy to forget to save. AutoCAD includes an Autosave option that provides a foolproof way to avoid losing (potentially) hours of work in your drawing. Set your own time interval for how often you want Autosave to engage.…
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Guest Webinar: Using Drones to Prepare Your Site Plan

Newsletter Archive  -  Mar 12, 2018

• Don't Lose Your Work

• Manufacturer Product Updates

• Land F/X Togetherness

Guest Webinar: Using Drones to Prepare Your Site Plan

Mar 12, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Don't Lose Your Work

• Manufacturer Product Updates

• Land F/X Togetherness

• Don't Lose Your Work

• Manufacturer Product Updates

• Land F/X Togetherness

Filtrexx Joins Manufacturer Connection

Site Manufacturer News  -  Mar 05, 2018
New Manufacturer & Details Filtrexx Land F/X is proud to partner with Filtrexx International, a leading provider of innovative and sustainable products in the areas of erosion and sediment control, stormwater management, and low-impact development.…
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New Benches: Anova Tandem Series

Site Manufacturer News  -  Mar 05, 2018
Manufacturer News New Benches: Anova Tandem Series If you walked past Anova's booth at the ASLA Expo in Los Angeles in October, you undoubtedly caught a glimpse of the new Tandem bench series. The four…
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F/X CAD 2018 For New Users Part II - Next Steps

Newsletter Archive  -  Mar 05, 2018

• Apply Permissions

• Anova Tandem Benches

• Filtrexx Joins Up

F/X CAD 2018 For New Users Part II - Next Steps

Mar 05, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Apply Permissions

• Anova Tandem Benches

• Filtrexx Joins Up

• Apply Permissions

• Anova Tandem Benches

• Filtrexx Joins Up

CELA – Virginia Tech, 2018

Events  -  Feb 28, 2018 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 Saturday, 24 March 2018 America/Los_Angeles CELA – Virginia Tech, 2018 CELA is coming to Virginia Tech this year, and we’ll be there. This annual conference is always a hotbed of ideas and heated discussions about the societal, political, and environmental implications of landscape architecture. Land F/X rep Amanda Berry will be on hand to present… School of Architecture+Design, Virginia Tech, 121 Burruss Hall Blacksburg, VA 24061
CELA is coming to Virginia Tech this year, and we’ll be there. This annual conference is always a hotbed of ideas and heated discussions about the societal, political, and environmental implications of landscape architecture. Land F/X rep Amanda Berry will be on hand to present…
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CELA – Virginia Tech, 2018

Feb 28, 2018
Events Wednesday, 21 March 2018 Saturday, 24 March 2018 America/Los_Angeles CELA – Virginia Tech, 2018 CELA is coming to Virginia Tech this year, and we’ll be there. This annual conference is always a hotbed of ideas and heated discussions about the societal, political, and environmental implications of landscape architecture. Land F/X rep Amanda Berry will be on hand to present… School of Architecture+Design, Virginia Tech, 121 Burruss Hall Blacksburg, VA 24061

LABash – Penn State University, 2018

Events  -  Feb 28, 2018 Thursday, 05 April 2018 Saturday, 07 April 2018 America/Los_Angeles LABash – Penn State University, 2018 The 48th-annual LABash, held this year at Penn State University, promises an amazing collection of speakers and workshops that will help you get your foot in the door in your future profession. Speakers include landscape architects Gina Ford of Sasaki’s Urban Studio, Ken Smith of… Pennsylvania State University, Old Main, State College, PA 16801
The 48th-annual LABash, held this year at Penn State University, promises an amazing collection of speakers and workshops that will help you get your foot in the door in your future profession. Speakers include landscape architects Gina Ford of Sasaki’s Urban Studio, Ken Smith of…
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LABash – Penn State University, 2018

Feb 28, 2018
Events Thursday, 05 April 2018 Saturday, 07 April 2018 America/Los_Angeles LABash – Penn State University, 2018 The 48th-annual LABash, held this year at Penn State University, promises an amazing collection of speakers and workshops that will help you get your foot in the door in your future profession. Speakers include landscape architects Gina Ford of Sasaki’s Urban Studio, Ken Smith of… Pennsylvania State University, Old Main, State College, PA 16801

New Buckner Superior Quick Coupler Valves

Irrigation News  -  Feb 26, 2018
Manufacturer News New Buckner Superior Quick Coupler Valves Over the past week, we've added Buckner Superior's new 1" Low Profile Quick Coupler Valves to our irrigation equipment library. These QC valves and keys are fully…
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Guest Webinar: Living Walls Made Easy

Newsletter Archive  -  Feb 26, 2018

• Working with Layer States

• Manufacturer News

• Important Announcement

Guest Webinar: Living Walls Made Easy

Feb 26, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Working with Layer States

• Manufacturer News

• Important Announcement

• Working with Layer States

• Manufacturer News

• Important Announcement

This Week's Trick: Irrigation Equipment Not Functioning Correctly?

News  -  Feb 19, 2018
Irrigation Equipment Not Functioning Correctly? Are you noticing that an irrigation component you’ve added to your project isn’t behaving in the way you think it should? Specific nozzles not available? Keyboard commands for changing the nozzle not working? Heads not placing as full or partial…
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This Week's Font: Kaz 22

News  -  Feb 19, 2018
This Week's Font: P22 Kaz This week's font has a laid-back but sturdy thin pen look. With a strong architectural lettering style and a hint of comic sans, P22 Kaz emits a strong but casual vibe. How To Install Fonts in Land F/X P22 Kaz…
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Webinar: Superimpose a Landscape Design onto Existing Site Photos

Newsletter Archive  -  Feb 19, 2018

• Power Tip: Sizing the Mainline

• Quick Trick: Irrigation Equipment Not Functioning Correctly?

• This Week's Font: P22 Kaz

Webinar: Superimpose a Landscape Design onto Existing Site Photos

Feb 19, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Power Tip: Sizing the Mainline

• Quick Trick: Irrigation Equipment Not Functioning Correctly?

• This Week's Font: P22 Kaz

• Power Tip: Sizing the Mainline

• Quick Trick: Irrigation Equipment Not Functioning Correctly?

• This Week's Font: P22 Kaz

Fast Hand

News  -  Feb 12, 2018
This Week's Font: Fast Hand This week's font provides a clean and neat handwritten look for your plan. Not only is it professional and unique, but it will draw attention to the aspects of your plans that require it. How To Install Fonts in Land…
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Hardscape Design

News  -  Feb 12, 2018
Hardscape Design? No doubt! Wondering how to do site and hardscape design using our software? We're here to help. Available on our F/X Site ribbon, our Site and Hardscape tools give you everything you need for using "smart" site amenities and hatches, creating grading and…
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Webinar: 3D Connection Basics for SketchUp

Newsletter Archive  -  Feb 12, 2018

• Limited Staff for Presidents' Day

• 3D Connection Basics for SketchUp

• Hardscape Design Quick Trick

• This Week's Font: Fast Hand

Webinar: 3D Connection Basics for SketchUp

Feb 12, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Limited Staff for Presidents' Day

• 3D Connection Basics for SketchUp

• Hardscape Design Quick Trick

• This Week's Font: Fast Hand

• Limited Staff for Presidents' Day

• 3D Connection Basics for SketchUp

• Hardscape Design Quick Trick

• This Week's Font: Fast Hand

This Week's Font: Felt Tip Senior

News  -  Feb 05, 2018
This Week's Font: Felt Tip Senior The plan is complete, but something is missing. This week's font has a unique handwritten look with elaborate curves and flourishes to augment your plan. How To Install Fonts in Land F/X Felt Tip Senior font family typeface
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This Week's Trick: Reload All Text Styles (REAT)

News  -  Feb 05, 2018
This Week's Trick: Reload All Text Styles (REAT) Need to update the text in one of your drawings to match the fonts and point sizes in one of your Preference Sets? Easy! Just use our Reload All Text Styles (REAT) command. Open your drawing, and…
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Webinar: F/X CAD 2018 For New AutoCAD Users

Newsletter Archive  -  Feb 05, 2018

• Manufacturer Connection

• This Week's Trick

• This Week's Font

• BONUS:

Webinar: F/X CAD 2018 For New AutoCAD Users

Feb 05, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Manufacturer Connection

• This Week's Trick

• This Week's Font

• BONUS:

• Manufacturer Connection

• This Week's Trick

• This Week's Font

• BONUS:

This Week's Font: Mad Scientist

News  -  Jan 29, 2018
This Week's Font: Mad Scientist You've created something special in your plan, and now you need a font that will alert viewers to its greatness. This week's font is just crazy enough to garner attention but still classy enough to maintain your reputation. How To…
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This Week's Trick: What's My Support ID?

News  -  Jan 29, 2018
This Week's Trick: What's My Support ID?   Need to submit a tech support ticket? Or maybe you want to purchase an additional license online, but you're being asked for a "Support ID." You can easily find your Support ID in the General Preferences screen,…
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All About The Cloud

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 29, 2018

• Working with Plant Label Scales

• This Week's Trick:

• This Week's Font

All About The Cloud

Jan 29, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Working with Plant Label Scales

• This Week's Trick:

• This Week's Font

• Working with Plant Label Scales

• This Week's Trick:

• This Week's Font

Bella's Corner: Now with 50% more sweetness!

News  -  Jan 22, 2018
Bella's Corner Now with 50% more sweetness! I've heard tails of a new year arriving, but I'm not sure what that means. Basically, I've just been doing what I always do: Playing, napping and eating mostly. I guess some of us take the new year…
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This Week's Trick: Customize Valve Callouts

News  -  Jan 22, 2018
This Week's Trick: Customize Valve Callouts It's easy to create your own customized valve callout styles for your irrigation designs. As with our other customizable callout styles, the easiest method is to edit any of our default valve callout styles. Just open the source DWG…
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Future Landscape & Playspaces – Abu Dhabi, 2018

Events  -  Jan 22, 2018 Monday, 29 January 2018 Tuesday, 30 January 2018 America/Los_Angeles Future Landscape & Playspaces – Abu Dhabi, 2018 Land F/X is proud to be an associate sponsor of this year's Future Landscape & Playspaces conference in Abu Dhabi. Our CEO and head developer, Jeremiah Farmer, will be on hand to present on recent advances in CAD for landscape architects and irrigation designers. Jeremiah's… Westin Resort Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Land F/X is proud to be an associate sponsor of this year's Future Landscape & Playspaces conference in Abu Dhabi. Our CEO and head developer, Jeremiah Farmer, will be on hand to present on recent advances in CAD for landscape architects and irrigation designers. Jeremiah's…
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Future Landscape & Playspaces – Abu Dhabi, 2018

Jan 22, 2018
Events Monday, 29 January 2018 Tuesday, 30 January 2018 America/Los_Angeles Future Landscape & Playspaces – Abu Dhabi, 2018 Land F/X is proud to be an associate sponsor of this year's Future Landscape & Playspaces conference in Abu Dhabi. Our CEO and head developer, Jeremiah Farmer, will be on hand to present on recent advances in CAD for landscape architects and irrigation designers. Jeremiah's… Westin Resort Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Webinar: Design F/X Setup

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 22, 2018

• Managing Lateral Pipe Classes

• This Week's Trick

• California is Burning

• Bella's Corner

Webinar: Design F/X Setup

Jan 22, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Managing Lateral Pipe Classes

• This Week's Trick

• California is Burning

• Bella's Corner

• Managing Lateral Pipe Classes

• This Week's Trick

• California is Burning

• Bella's Corner

New Netafim Details!

Irrigation News  -  Jan 17, 2018
New Details Added: New Netafim details in the following categories can be found in the Detail Explorer, under F/X Detail Library (FX), Irrigation (IR) and Netafim (NETA); Continuous Acting Air Vents (CAAV) Controllers (CONT) Controller…
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Watertronics Quickship Product Added

Irrigation News  -  Jan 17, 2018
We've recently added the new Watertronics WaterMax 5000 Quickship pump station to our product database. This prefabricated, self-enclosed pump station uses Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) technology to provide performance at varying flow rates. Find this…
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This Week's Font: One Stroke Script

News  -  Jan 16, 2018
This Week's Font: One Stroke Script Do your plans need a little refinement? This font will get you more respect than two old-school individuals playing chess at a Paris bistro. How To Install Fonts in Land F/X One Stroke Script font family typeface
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5 Tips For New CAD Users

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 16, 2018

• SketchUp Basics Webinar

• Power Tip: Tips for New CAD Users

• Manufacturer Updates

• This Week's Font

5 Tips For New CAD Users

Jan 16, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• SketchUp Basics Webinar

• Power Tip: Tips for New CAD Users

• Manufacturer Updates

• This Week's Font

• SketchUp Basics Webinar

• Power Tip: Tips for New CAD Users

• Manufacturer Updates

• This Week's Font

Planting F/X Setup Webinar

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 09, 2018

• Client Spotlight

• This Week's Font

Planting F/X Setup Webinar

Jan 09, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Client Spotlight

• This Week's Font

• Client Spotlight

• This Week's Font

This Week's Font: FF Graffio

News  -  Jan 08, 2018
This Week's Font: FF Graffio Feeling a little adventurous and wacky? Try this fun font, and add some pizazz to your plan. How to Install Fonts in Land F/X FF Graffio font family typeface
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This Week's Trick: Received no response from landfx.com. Try again?

News  -  Jan 02, 2018
Error Message Received no response from landfx.com. Try again? Received no response from landfx.com. Try again? Seeing this error message? 1. Click “No” until the message closes. (You may have to click “No” 3 or 4 times.) 2. Update Land F/X and restart CAD. Update…
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Webinars Are Back!

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 02, 2018

• Land F/X Admin & Setup

Webinars Are Back!

Jan 02, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Land F/X Admin & Setup

• Land F/X Admin & Setup

Happy New Year

Newsletter Archive  -  Jan 02, 2018

• Renewals vs. Upgrades

• Error Message

• Manufacturer Connection

• What the Font?

Happy New Year

Jan 02, 2018
Newsletter Archive

• Renewals vs. Upgrades

• Error Message

• Manufacturer Connection

• What the Font?

• Renewals vs. Upgrades

• Error Message

• Manufacturer Connection

• What the Font?

This Week's Font: Omniscript

News  -  Jan 01, 2018
What the Font? Font Spotlight: Omniscript It's a new year, so why not try a new font on your next project? This week's spotlight is on Omniscript, which has four individual styles available. How to install fonts in Land F/X Omniscript font family typeface
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