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Rid Your AutoCAD Drawings of Spelling Errors Video
Rid Your AutoCAD Drawings of Spelling Errors   11 Feb, 2019

Spelling errors can make you look very unprofessional — but they’re easily prevented! Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to spell-check any drawing, and gives you customization tips to ensure SPELL gives you the best results possible (including working on external...More>>

CAD Trends Survey logo Article
'CAD Trends' Survey Covers More Technologies But Yields Few Surprises   7 Feb, 2019

3D printing adoption continues to grow significantly, as strong growth potential is found for emerging technologies such as generative design and artificial intelligence. More>>

The Origin and Evolution of the Modern Workstation Article
The Origin and Evolution of the Modern Workstation   31 Jan, 2019

Herrera on Hardware: Where did today’s workstation come from, and who — besides CAD users — relies on it? More>>

Lazy Layer Tips for AutoCAD Video
Lazy Layer Tips for AutoCAD   28 Jan, 2019

Would you like to change your current layer in fewer clicks? Would you like to move objects to a different layer by simply matching an object on the destination layer? Join AutoCAD video tipster Lynn Allen as she shares a couple of handy layer tricks that will help you get your job done faster!More>>

What Roles Do Graphics Play in Design and Engineering Software? Article
What Roles Do Graphics Play in Design and Engineering Software?   17 Jan, 2019

Graphics work in different ways to support 2D and 3D design applications, computer-aided engineering, metrology, and more. More>>

Easy Metric Conversions with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator Video
Easy Metric Conversions with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator   14 Jan, 2019

We’ve all run into scenarios where we’ve needed to do some type of unit conversion in our drawings. Did you know the Quick Calculator in AutoCAD is a pro at making it easy to do exactly that? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you some of the gems hidden within the Quick Calculator...More>>

Intel’s Optane Comes to CAD Workstations — for a Price Article
Intel’s Optane Comes to CAD Workstations — for a Price   31 Dec, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: It’s not cheap yet, but Optane technology improves performance on several fronts, especially for high-demand storage solutions.More>>

VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 1 Article
VR for Enterprise Has Arrived, Says NVIDIA — Part 1   28 Dec, 2018

According to the developer of the Holodeck virtual reality platform, there’s no longer any doubt about whether VR is viable for professional applications, including review of CAD models.More>>

Get Fast Answers with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator Video
Get Fast Answers with the AutoCAD Quick Calculator   10 Dec, 2018

You’ve probably seen the AutoCAD Quick Calculator many times — but perhaps you just weren’t quite sure what to do with it. AutoCAD video tipster Lynn Allen will show you that QuickCalc is a very powerful tool, so you can stop ignoring it and start taking advantage of it!More>>

Frustum Furthers PTC’s Plan to Embed New Technologies in Creo Article
Frustum Furthers PTC’s Plan to Embed New Technologies in Creo   24 Nov, 2018

The $70 million acquisition is the latest move in PTC’s strategy to fold generative design, real-time simulation, and more cutting-edge capabilities into its CAD platform.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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