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Andrew G. Roe


Cadalyst contributing editor Andrew G. Roe is a registered civil engineer and president of AGR Associates, Inc. He is author of Using Visual Basic with AutoCAD, published by Autodesk Press. agroe@agrassociates.com


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Build a Plugin Command for AutoCAD Civil 3D    10 Jul, 2014
By: Andrew G. Roe

Use Visual Studio.NET to customize your Civil 3D experience.

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Add AutoLISP to a Custom AutoCAD Command   11 Mar, 2014
By: Andrew G. Roe

Combine AutoLISP commands with a VB.NET plugin.

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Add Your Plugin to an AutoCAD Menu   26 Sep, 2013
By: Andrew G. Roe

Load and run a plugin the quick way — without typing.

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Create a Plugin for AutoCAD   20 Jun, 2013
By: Andrew G. Roe

Create a plugin command using Visual Studio.NET.

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Customize AutoCAD through Programming   28 Mar, 2013
By: Andrew G. Roe

Learn how to search for text and modify layers with Visual Studio.NET.

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Customization Options Expand for AutoCAD WS   1 Nov, 2012
By: Andrew G. Roe

Autodesk releases additional APIs, including one that enables users to open the CAD editor from a mobile application.

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The World of AutoCAD Programming Platforms, Part 3   19 Jul, 2012
By: Andrew G. Roe

Learn how to to create and modify entities with Visual Studio.NET.

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The World of AutoCAD Programming Platforms, Part 2   10 May, 2012
By: Andrew G. Roe

These examples compare interaction with AutoCAD using VBA, Visual Studio.NET, and AutoLISP.

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The World of AutoCAD Programming Platforms, Part 1    12 Apr, 2012
By: Andrew G. Roe

VBA remains an option, but its days appear numbered. Check out the other choices available for AutoCAD customization.

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Vancouver Shares Data Stores   17 Feb, 2010
By: Andrew G. Roe

One Canadian city's resolution to share GIS data with the public benefits residents, businesses, and Olympic visitors alike.

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