Cadalyst Author

Lynn Allen


Lynn Allen, Autodesk Technical Evangelist, speaks to more than 30,000 users worldwide each year. She has written Cadalyst’s "Circles and Lines" column since 1993 and is the creator of Cadalyst’s popular AutoCAD video tips. She began using AutoCAD software with Release 1.4 more than 20 years ago and taught at the corporate and collegiate levels for 13 years before joining Autodesk. A sought-after public speaker with a unique comedic style, she is the host of Autodesk University and always one of the event’s highest-rated speakers. She has written three AutoCAD books; the latest is titled AutoCAD Professional Tips and Techniques. You can reach her at lynn.allen@autodesk.com.


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Create Your Own AutoCAD Commands (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Mar, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Customizing commands in AutoCAD helps to reduce tedious repetition.

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Unraveling AutoCAD's CUI, Part 2 (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Feb, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Creating toolbars that are perfect for you.

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Unraveling AutoCAD's CUI, Part 1 (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Jan, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

What is the CUI, and how do you change workspaces?

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Sit Back in Your Easy Chair (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Dec, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

Set up AutoCAD 2008 so it's easy to use and offers as much screen real estate as possible.

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Find Free Stuff For AutoCAD (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Nov, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

Use DWG TrueView 2008 to view, plot, and publish DWG files without AutoCAD.

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Follow the Leader (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Oct, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

AutoCAD 2008's new Multileader command takes Leaders to the next level.

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Follow the Leader (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Oct, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

AutoCAD 2008's new Multileader command takes Leaders to the next level.

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Follow the Leader (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Oct, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

AutoCAD 2008's new Multileader command takes Leaders to the next level.

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Follow the Leader (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Oct, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

AutoCAD 2008's new Multileader command takes Leaders to the next level.

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Extract that Data! (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Sep, 2007
By: Lynn Allen

AutoCAD 2008's new Dataextraction command makes data extraction easy and saves you design time.

AutoCAD Tips!

Lynn Allen

Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen guides you through a different AutoCAD feature in every edition of her popular "Circles and Lines" tutorial series. For even more AutoCAD how-to, check out Lynn's quick tips in the Cadalyst Video Gallery. Subscribe to Cadalyst's free Tips & Tools Weekly e-newsletter and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is published. All exclusively from Cadalyst!
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