Cadalyst Video Picks (Vol. 1, No. 8)

26 Sep, 2016 By: Cadalyst Staff

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Revision Clouds Made Easy!

Protect Your AutoCAD System Variables
We all have our favorite system variables, along with their preferred settings in AutoCAD. Have you ever run an AutoLISP routine that changed a system variable without your knowledge? System Variable Monitor to the rescue! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to protect your valuable system variable settings and instruct AutoCAD to alert you when they are changed behind your back. Watch the video

Tutorials From the CAD Community

Convert PDF to DWG

Convert PDF to DWG
Usually PDFs are not editable like files with a DWG extension. This video from Graebert explains how ARES Commander can convert PDF files into editable DWG drawings. Watch the video

The World's Largest BIM CAVE

The World's Largest BIM CAVE
BuiltWorlds One introduces viewers to the use of CAVE technology for viewing building information models. Watch the video

CAD Drafting vs. Hand Drafting in AutoCAD

CAD Drafting vs. Hand Drafting in AutoCAD
A tutorial from SolidProfessor describes differences and similarities between drawing real-world objects and drafting/technical documentation objects. The concept of drawing scale is introduced. Watch the video

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Solid Edge Design Mobility

Solid Edge Design Mobility
This demonstration shows how Solid Edge enables design from anywhere, at anytime. Featuring an Automotive Display Module, this video includes finger gesture and stylus operation of a full 3D CAD design session on the touch screen Microsoft Surface Pro tablet. Watch the video

Trlby Innovative Owner, Bob Mileti, on Surface

Trlby Innovative Owner, Bob Mileti, on Surface
Small Business Owner and Industrial Designer Bob Mileti describes his adoption of Surface and how the device makes it possible to do his job in new and better ways. Watch the video

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AutoCAD Tips!

Lynn Allen

In her easy-to-follow, friendly style, long-time Cadalyst contributing editor Lynn Allen guides you through a new feature or time-saving trick in every episode of her popular AutoCAD Video Tips. Subscribe to the free Cadalyst Video Picks newsletter, and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is published. All exclusively from Cadalyst!

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