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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>>

CAD Data Security Is in Your Hands — Literally Sponsored
CAD Data Security Is in Your Hands — Literally   3 Aug, 2016

Mobile workstations with integrated palm vein scanners give users a quick, reliable way to secure CAD files and other important data.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>>

Add Custom Dimension Styles to Your AutoCAD Drawings Video
Add Custom Dimension Styles to Your AutoCAD Drawings   24 Jul, 2016

Learn how to work with linear, aligned, and angular dimensions, and create your own dimension styles.More>>

Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD Video
Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD   11 Jul, 2016

Sometimes AutoCAD users want to simulate 3D drawings in 2D mode — and we can do so easily with the Isodraft tool. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll learn how Isodraft (located on the status bar) quickly switches you to isometric drawing mode, and moves you from one...More>>

Explore the Presentation File in Inventor 2017 Article
Explore the Presentation File in Inventor 2017   7 Jul, 2016

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: See how to properly create an exploded view of an assembly that will include the animation of the parts and a camera simultaneously, and learn about the new IPN file features for 2017.More>>

AutoCAD Fraction Facts Video
AutoCAD Fraction Facts   27 Jun, 2016

In AutoCAD, there is much more to stacked fractions than meets the eye. Watch this video tip from Cadalyst and Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen to learn all the ins and outs of stacking fractions — you’ll be an AutoCAD fraction expert before you know it!More>>

Boost Your Efficiency with Assembly Codes for Catalog and Footprint Lookup in AutoCAD Electrical Article
Boost Your Efficiency with Assembly Codes for Catalog and Footprint Lookup in AutoCAD Electrical   23 Jun, 2016

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: By using the assembly codes in both the Default_Cat.mdb and the Footprint_Lookup.mdb, you can quickly provide assemblies with the correct BOM information and the correct footprint on the panel layout.More>>


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Lynn Allen

In her easy-to-follow, friendly style, long-time Cadalyst contributing editor and Autodesk Technical Evangelist 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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