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Our expert team regularly produce webinars covering key topics to assist customers using our software.
If there’s a subject you’d like us to address in the future then please get in touch.


Matrix Creator in Impact

In our latest webinar series we look at the Matrix Creator in Impact. During the session, you’ll learn how to create a few Phenolic Counter Plates from start to finish. We also explore how to:

  • Run a quick automatic Phenolic Counter
  • Manually create a Phenolic Counter when automatic doesn’t provide a complete perimeter
  • Apply areas for including Glue Assist to the Phenolic
  • Add Cut/Crease cut-outs
  • Detailed editing of profile perimeters


Impact CAD – Basic 3D and graphics

Basic 3D and Graphics in Impact from Arden Software on Vimeo.

We are excited to continue our webinar series by covering Basic 3D and Graphics in Impact to show you how to bring your packaging designs to life. During this session, we create a 3D model from beginning to end, and explore how to:

  •  Bring a 2D design into the 3D environment
  • Apply graphics
  • Use the ArtTrace tool to create a custom die-cut
  • Add objects using the 3D Shape Creator tool

Impact CAD – database customization

In this webinar, we look at database customization, exploring how and why one of the most powerful features in Impact may be the most under-utilised.

The main topics discussed are:

  • Add new fields to an existing database table
  • Modify the database window to allow access to these fields
  • Add a new custom table for use with a database lookup field
  • Add a table relationship


Impact CAD – working with external (imported) files

Impact CAD – Working with External (Imported) Files from Arden Software on Vimeo.

This webinar tutorial looks at working with external files in Impact CAD.  Discover how to make working with imported files easier, including:

  • Create a mapped import filter
  • Setting and working with the Geometry Analysis tool
  • Leveraging layer functionality to clean up particularly troublesome files


Impact CAD and Zund Digital Cutting Tables

Our Arden Software North America Team joined forces with Zund to demonstrate the powerful packaging workflow combination of our Impact CAD software with Zünd’s digital cutting tables.

Witness the ease of packaging design, speed of sample making and a workflow that’s been nurtured between two long time development partners bringing efficiency and best practices to your business, followed by a Q&A session.


What’s new in Impact 2019

Whats new in Impact 2019 R2 Webinar from Arden Software on Vimeo

Join the Arden Software North America Team and discover the exciting new features and functionality available in both Impact 2019 and Impact 2019 Release 2.

This webinar includes:

  •  Additional 3D exports.
  • 3D part alignment. New snapping points
  • Significant upgrades in graphics handling and quality of visualisation and output
  • Live Q&A with our expert team

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