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Autodesk Account Roadmap Update

Published on September 24, 2020


These projects are aimed at helping you save time with increased efficiency and more control. Updated quarterly.

Note: Roadmaps are not plans, not promises. We're as excited as you to see new functionality make it into the products, but the development, release, and timing of any features or functionality remains at our sole discretion. These roadmap updates should not be used to make purchasing decisions.









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1. Management

These projects are aimed at helping you save time with increased efficiency and more control. 


Bulk Import to Assign Users

Instead of assigning users one at a time, admins can assign thousands of users via csv import.



Bulk Import to Invite Users

Upload a .csv file to add a large number of users at once. File size limit is 5,000 users for one import. For more than 5,000 users, upload multiple files.


One List of Subscriptions and Contracts

New simplified view to easily manage your subscriptions and contracts all on one page.

Easier invite

Improved single invite option and copy and paste option.



Streamlined assign and unassign access workflow

Changing checkboxes to assign and unassign button to increase visibility and reduce errors.



Single sign-on (Premium and Enterprise)

We are enabling our customers to establish SSO between their identity management systems and Autodesk products and services. With SSO, we provide you better security controls and your users will be able to log in with a single credential to access all our products and services.

Standard Sign On:

Single Sign On:



Improved look and Feel of Autodesk Account User Management

Changes to the user interface for improved usability.

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Teams (Limited first release)

With teams, you can now keep your subscriptions and users in separate lists. Organize subscriptions and users according to company divisions, projects, personal and work, or any other organizational need. You can delegate admins to manage specific teams of users, track renewals back to users, and analyze seat usage by team. Only available to admins with certain organizational needs, will make more readily available soon. If you would like to be part of this limited initial launch and need access to Teams, please contact Client Services.

2. Insights

We are constantly working to provide flexible control and insights, so you can better manage your users and business.

All Account Export

See all your data summarized with the added capability to export a full list of contracts and subscriptions, usage reporting, and a full list of teams, users, and assignments in xlsx or csv formats.

View and export product usage with user details (Premium)

See which individual users are using each product and version, and their frequency of use.



Are all seats assigned?

See which products are under-assigned on your Autodesk Account home so you can make the most of your investment and utilize all your seats (only visible if you have under-assigned products).

View Assignments data in seat usage reporting

See the number of assigned users you have for each product so you can optimize usage of your subscriptions.


Seat Usage reporting now available for Fusion 360

Fusion 360 joins the other products supported by seat usage reporting. Admins of Fusion 360 can get visibility into the usage of their users and make the most out of their Fusion 360 subscriptions.

Available for:

- Fusion360 (F360)

- Fusion360 - Ultimate (F360PRO)

- Fusion360 with Eagle Premium (EGLPRM)

- Fusion360 with Eagle Standard (EGLST)

- Fusion 360 - with FeatureCAM (F36FC)

- Fusion 360 - with FeatureCAM Standard (F36FCS)

- Fusion360 (F360) within the PD&M Collection

3. Download & Install

We are focused on making it easier for you to access our products and updates.

New, Faster Install for Maya 2020, 3DS Max 2021, VRED 2021, AutoCAD for Mac 2021, Revit 2021.1


To avoid long waiting periods that slow down your business, you can now start running the product before installation has fully finished and choose to download only the components you need. Decrease your 3ds Max 2021 launch time from 11 to 5 minutes, your VRED launch time from 6 to 4 minutes.

New single product deployment tool

Instead of downloading installer to set up deployment configuration, the cloud-based tool in Autodesk Account lets you configure custom deployment packages so you can download only what you need. Currently only available for Maya 2020, 3DSMax 2021, and VRED 2021 on Windows.


Add updates to your deployments

Choose which version you want to include and add updates to your deployments configured with the Autodesk Account deployment tool. For Windows only.




In Progress


1. Management

These projects are aimed at helping you save time with increased efficiency and more control.

Active Directory Group Sync (Premium and Enterprise)

You can connect your Active Directory with Autodesk Account and sync groups you’ve set up, so users are automatically added, and assigned or unassigned product access when they join or leave a group. 


Recent purchase tile

Easily download updates for the current version of your recently purchased products from the Home Page instead of going to Products & Services page.

2. Insights

We are constantly working to provide flexible control and insights, so you can better manage your users and business.

3. Download & Install

We are focused on making it easier for you to access our products and updates.

Multi-Product Deployment

Expanding our Deployment tool in Account to let you create a deployment for multiple products with Suites and Collections, and to deploy products to multiple computers from within Autodesk Account. Online Deployment Creation will support the ability to install multiple products in a single deployment. Customers can confidently install products in the proper sequence including prerequisites and add ons. (Limited first release with select products).


Planned


1. Management

These projects are aimed at helping you save time with increased efficiency and more control. 

Bulk delete

Instead of deleting users one at a time, admins will have the option to bulk delete users all at once for easier user management.


We are constantly working to provide flexible control and insights, so you can better manage your users and business.

2. Insights

Recommendations and insights

Get smart recommendations on how to best assign users, purchase licenses to help you work more quickly and efficiently in Autodesk Account.

3. Install

We are focused on making it easier for you to access our products and updates.

Save, edit, and manage deployments

Instead of managing deployments locally on your network, manage them in the cloud so you can create variations on deployments for different sets of users and save custom configurations for future deployment packages.


Note: Roadmaps are not plans, not promises. We're as excited as you to see new functionality make it into the products, but the development, release, and timing of any features or functionality remain at our sole discretion. These roadmap updates should not be used to make purchasing decisions. 


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