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To AutoLISP or VBA?   1 Jan, 2001

What's the difference between AutoLISP and VBA?I want to learn how to program AutoCAD, but I'm not sure which tool to learnfirst. Which one is better?More>>

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Back To 2D   1 Dec, 2000

Even though transferring data directly from computer 3D models to the machines that manufacture parts is becoming increasingly common, you often still need to make fully dimensioned multiview 2D drawings from your 3D solid models.More>>

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LT On-line: Lesson 10   1 Dec, 2000

Managing xrefsMore>>

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Rtext automatically updates drawing text   1 Dec, 2000

Rtext is much like AutoCAD?s Xref command, except that it works with text files.More>>

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Elegant AutoCAD customization eliminates problems   1 Nov, 2000

General-purpose CAD programs such as AutoCAD beg to be customized. AutoCAD’s out-of-the-box program menus and default settings have improved over the years, and the Express Tools add a lot of the functionality that we used to cobble together from various...More>>

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LT On-line: Lesson 9   1 Nov, 2000

Xrefs: blocks writ largeMore>>

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Attaching Data to AutoCAD Entity Objects   1 Nov, 2000

Do you know what differentiates AutoCAD from a drawing program of lesser value? The quick answer is AutoCAD has programming interfaces.More>>

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AutoCAD 2000's Parallel and Extend options   1 Nov, 2000

Let's discuss the new parallel object snap in AutoCAD 2000.More>>

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Which one? Hewlett-Packard's new line   1 Oct, 2000

Inkjet, thermal, and LED plotters reviewedMore>>

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High-volume plotters   1 Oct, 2000

Inkjet, thermal, and LED plotters reviewedMore>>