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Take Control of Your AutoCAD Options! Video
Take Control of Your AutoCAD Options!   5 Nov, 2018

The AutoCAD Options command controls so many different important elements of AutoCAD — and it can be accessed in a variety of ways (with slightly varying results). Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you the many methods for accessing Options, as well as how to control the specific tab...More>>

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CAD Tech News (#97)   1 Nov, 2018

Hexagon buys Bricsys; Skand uses drones and ContextCapture to digitize a campus.More>>

Drones Help Small Team Tackle Big Campus Digitization Project Article
Drones Help Small Team Tackle Big Campus Digitization Project   31 Oct, 2018

Skand’s application of Bentley Systems reality capture technology provides RMIT University with a new view of its building facades and roofs.More>>

Cadalyst Poll: What Is the Cost of Your Primary Desktop Computer? Article
Cadalyst Poll: What Is the Cost of Your Primary Desktop CAD Computer?   31 Oct, 2018

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Backed by a New Big Brother, Bricsys Eyes a Bigger Piece of the Pie Article
Backed by a New Big Brother, Bricsys Eyes a Bigger Piece of the Pie   27 Oct, 2018

Bricsys’s pursuit of DWG-based CAD users will get a boost from an acquisition by Hexagon.More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#416)    24 Oct, 2018

A six-step approach to avoiding tool worship and optimizing the design process.More>>

Avoid Software Tool Worship by Focusing on Design, Part 2 Article
Avoid Software Tool Worship by Focusing on Design, Part 2   24 Oct, 2018

CAD Manager Column: In your efforts to use the right software tools in the right ways, follow this step-by-step procedure for examining -- and optimizing -- your design processes. More>>

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Cadalyst Video Picks (Vol. 3, No. 19)   22 Oct, 2018

Learn about the DEFPOINTS layer in AutoCAD; watch presentations from Bentley Systems' Year in Infrastructure 2018.More>>

What’s Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer? Video
What’s Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer?   22 Oct, 2018

We’ve all seen the DEFPOINTS layer in AutoCAD, but how did it get there? Maybe you use this mystery layer to place objects you wish to display but not plot — but what are the perils of doing so, and is there a better solution? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you the advantages...More>>

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CAD Tech News (#96)    18 Oct, 2018

A look at NVIDIA's new Turing GPU architecture and what it means for CAD users; Bentley Systems banks on digital twins as "the future." More>>

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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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