Videos: AutoCAD Tips by Lynn Allen
End AutoCAD Dimension Style Worries with DimContinueMode Video
End AutoCAD Dimension Style Worries with DimContinueMode   27 Jul, 2015

Have you ever forgotten to change your current dimension style to match a base dimension when adding in a continued or baseline dimension? With DimContinueMode, you can ensure that never happens again!More>>

Embed an Image File in AutoCAD Video
Embed an Image File in AutoCAD   13 Jul, 2015

Attaching an image file into your AutoCAD drawing only inserts it as a reference, which means always sending the image file along with the AutoCAD drawing. (What a hassle!) Join Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen as she shows you how to embed an image file so it becomes part of the drawing...More>>

Let AutoCAD Find the Perfect Scale Factor for Your Objects Video
Let AutoCAD Find the Perfect Scale Factor for Your Objects   22 Jun, 2015

Join Cadalyst contributing editor and Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she explains how AutoCAD can figure out the perfect scale factor to get your objects to the desired size. More>>

The Fastest Way to Set Your Favorite Object Snaps Video
The Fastest Way to Set Your Favorite Object Snaps    8 Jun, 2015

We work with object snaps (osnaps) all day long — why not master the art of setting them at lightning speed? Lynn Allen shows you a super shortcut to switching your object snap settings in a jiffy. More>>

Add Your Own Synonyms into AutoCAD Video
Add Your Own Synonyms to AutoCAD   11 May, 2015

Do you work with software products besides AutoCAD? Would you prefer to use some of the same “lingo” that you’re familiar with? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to add synonyms into AutoCAD to improve your user experience!More>>

Open Your AutoCAD Drawing to a Saved View Video
Open Your AutoCAD Drawing to a Saved View    27 Apr, 2015

Join Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she shows you how to open a drawing file and go to a specific area of your drawing in one easy step (perfect for working on large files!). More>>

Get the Perfect Plan View with the AutoCAD Explan Tool Video
Get the Perfect Plan View with the AutoCAD Explan Tool   13 Apr, 2015

If you’re a 3D user, you’ve certainly noticed that the Plan command always insists on doing a Zoom Extents. If you want a plan view of your current display, then the Explan command is right for you. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the advantages of using this awesome Express Tool!More>>

Justify Text Without Changing the Location Video
Change AutoCAD Text Justification without Changing the Location   23 Mar, 2015

Have you ever wanted to change the justification of a text or mtext object but didn’t want to change the location? The Express Tool Tjust comes to the rescue!More>>

Give the AutoCAD Ribbon a Second Chance Video
Give the AutoCAD Ribbon a Second Chance   8 Mar, 2015

Attention all you Ribbon Rebels! If you’re still fighting the ribbon and using the AutoCAD Classic workspace, it’s time to make a change!More>>

Handle AutoCAD Files in a Flash (Lynn Allen/Cadalyst Magazine) Video
Handle AutoCAD Files in a Flash   22 Feb, 2015

Of course you know the basics of saving and closing files in AutoCAD, but are you familiar with SaveAll, CloseAll, and QQuit? Watch as Lynn Allen, Autodesk evangelist, shows you the advantages of these three great productivity commands!More>>