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Override XREF Objects That Are Not Set to BYLAYER Video
Override XREF Objects That Are Not Set to BYLAYER   12 Sep, 2016

Have you ever tried to change the properties of an object within an external reference that is not set to BYLAYER? If so, you know that just doesn’t work! In this video tip, Lynn Allen shows you how the XREFOVERRIDE system variable can come to your rescue.More>>

Tetra4D Update Enriches Creation of 3D PDFs Article
Tetra4D Update Enriches Creation of 3D PDFs   10 Sep, 2016

For Tech Soft 3D, the addition of export support for STEP AP242 format is another step toward the goal of perfectly packaged 3D data.More>>

Canon Stresses Security with Latest PlotWave Printers Article
Canon Stresses Security with Latest PlotWave Printers   27 Aug, 2016

Increased awareness of risks will spur administrators of wide-format printing environments to secure vulnerable components, the company hopes.More>>

Revision Clouds Made Easy! Video
Revision Clouds Made Easy!   22 Aug, 2016

Revision clouds are a mainstay in drafting – but do you know how to put more than one revcloud together? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you all the ins and outs of creating revision clouds including the new features that came out in AutoCAD 2016.More>>

Enclosure Manufacturer Compares Missile Skin Scans with CAD Designs Article
Enclosure Manufacturer Compares Missile Skin Scans with CAD Designs   18 Aug, 2016

To meet the exacting requirements of a supplier to the U.S. military, Buckeye Shapeform adopted laser-scanning technology that watches for any deviations from the design.More>>

Rize Seeks to Decrease Effort, Expense of Desktop 3D Printing Article
Rize Seeks to Decrease Effort, Expense of Desktop 3D Printing   14 Aug, 2016

A newcomer promises to take the hassles — and toxic chemicals — out of post-processing, but its full capabilities are yet to be seen.More>>

AutoCAD 2016 Certification Exam — Sample Question Video
AutoCAD 2016 Certification Exam — Sample Question   8 Aug, 2016

Jaiprakash Pandey leads viewers through an example of a test question for the AutoCAD Professional certification exam.More>>

More Tricks for AutoCAD’s New Dimensioning Tool Video
More Tricks for AutoCAD’s New Dimensioning Tool   8 Aug, 2016

The new dimensioning tool in AutoCAD is so smart, it can even sort out continued dimensions with a single click! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you another productive tip within the new DIM tool, and demonstrates how to easily control the width of dimension text.More>>

Autodesk Ends Suites, Introduces Collections Article
Autodesk Ends Suites, Introduces Collections   4 Aug, 2016

AEC, product design, and M&E professionals gain one way to access a portfolio of software tools, while another is taken off the market.More>>

AutoCAD’s New One-Stop Dimensioning Tool Video
AutoCAD’s New One-Stop Dimensioning Tool   25 Jul, 2016

If you’re still doing dimensioning the old-fashioned way, it’s time to change your ways and use the one-stop shop instead! This video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen will show you the amazing new dimensioning tool that will save you plenty of clicks — and time.More>>



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