Videos: AutoCAD Tips by Lynn Allen
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AutoCAD Tip – Quick Layers Housekeeping   18 Dec, 2007

Use AutoCAD's SetByLayer command to clean up drawings according to your own layer standards. Even objects in blocks and nested blocks can be set to layers -- quickly and easily!More>>

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AutoCAD Tip – Lessons in Layers   4 Dec, 2007

Take a look at some of the new Layer command functionality in AutoCAD 2008.More>>

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AutoCAD Tip - Layer States Made Easy    4 Dec, 2007

Use AutoCAD's Layer States Manager to set up layer states; edit or delete existing layer states; and export layer states for use in other files.More>>

Automatically Translate Layer Names Video
AutoCAD Tip – Automatically Translate Layer Names   6 Nov, 2007

AutoCAD's Laytrans command automatically translates an existing set of layer names to a different set of layer names.More>>

Automated AutoCAD standards Video
AutoCAD Tip – Let AutoCAD Check Your Standards   16 Oct, 2007

Using this powerful but little-known function, you can check any AutoCAD file for standards compliance -- and even automatically fix nonstandard styles.More>>

Convert AutoCAD drawings to raster format. Video
AutoCAD Tip – Convert Drawings to Raster Format   2 Oct, 2007

Autodesk's Lynn Allen explains how to configure AutoCAD to convert drawings to PDF or other raster file format -- including a quick tip for reducing PDF file sizes.More>>

AutoCAD text handling tips. Video
AutoCAD Tip – More Tips for Handling Text   18 Sep, 2007

Bring text into AutoCAD from a file, such as an MS Word document. And, take advantage of improved dynamic columns and spell check features in v2008.More>>

AutoCAD paragraph formatting with mtext Video
AutoCAD Tip – Effortless Mtext   4 Sep, 2007

Save time and trouble using these tips about paragraph text formatting, and have a little fun, too.More>>

Dtext in AutoCAD Video
AutoCAD Tip – Improve Your Dtext Dexterity   21 Aug, 2007

Improve how you handle single-line text. You can even change it to mtext!More>>

Make the Most of Dynamic Input in AutoCAD Video
AutoCAD Tip – Make the Most of Dynamic Input   7 Aug, 2007

These quick tips show a few of the ways you can use AutoCAD's new dynamic input functionality to make your drawing life a little bit easier.More>>