Autodesk’s Transition to Named-User | Recap & Latest Updates

By Microsol Resources | Video

What’s in a name? Everything. Autodesk has launched new plans that are based on people and retiring plans based on serial numbers.

During this presentation, Rowena Harry, Senior Subscription Specialist of Microsol Resources and Joseph Freund; Microsol Resources’ AEC Applications Specialist, provide the most current information on Autodesk’s transition to named-user subscription model and the technical workflows involved in this transition.

After reviewing this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand Autodesk’s Transition to Named User licensing model.
  • Verify what trade-in offers are available for retired plans based on serial numbers.
  • Compare the benefits of subscriptions with Autodesk’s default standard plan to Autodesk’s premium plan.
  • Confirm eligibility to switch from a single product to a comprehensive set of tools with an Autodesk industry collection; and;
  • Explore the resources available to help prepare for and following a transition to named-user.

Additional Resources:

Best Practices for Autodesk’s Transition to Named-User

Next Steps to Transition to Autodesk’s Named-User


If you have any additional questions regarding this transition, or would like further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us at (888) 768-7568 or email us at

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INDUSTRIES: Architecture, Buildings, Civil Engineering, Civil Infrastructure, Construction, Media & Entertainment, MEP Engineering, Structural Engineering

Published on March 16, 2021 in .

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