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Mind the Gap in AutoCAD! Video
Mind the Gap in AutoCAD!   24 Apr, 2017

Snapping to gaps in linetypes in AutoCAD used to be impossible — until the amazing system variable LTGAPSELECTION came along! In this video from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to finally snap to the gap after all these years.More>>

Humanitarian Outreach + Design Technology = Saved Lives Article
Humanitarian Outreach + Design Technology = Saved Lives   20 Apr, 2017

In Nepal and around the globe, Build Change is teaching locals how to recover from natural disaster — and how to survive the next one.More>>

Autodesk Advances BIM Agenda with AEC Software Updates Article
Autodesk Advances BIM Agenda with AEC Software Updates   15 Apr, 2017

Revit 2018 stresses multidiscipline building information modeling (BIM), sees more frequent releases under subscription licensing model. More>>

Your Training Wake-Up Call, Part 1 Article
Your Training Wake-Up Call, Part 1   12 Apr, 2017

CAD Manager Column: Don’t let trendy issues push essentials to the back burner! Build a training plan that engages users, advances management’s goals, and ultimately makes your life easier. More>>

Stir Things Up with AutoCAD's Start Tab Video
Stir Things Up with AutoCAD's Start Tab   10 Apr, 2017

Did you turn off the Start tab in AutoCAD without even giving it a chance? Then you might just be missing out on all it has to offer. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to get the most out of the powerful features in the Start tab — and you’ll also learn how to...More>>

Options in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2016 Video
Options in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2016   10 Apr, 2017

This Pluralsight tutorial provides an introduction to SOLIDWORKS Simulation capabilities with a look at the system and default options available to users.More>>

CAD in the Cloud: Modest Adoption Levels Persist Article
CAD in the Cloud: Modest Adoption Levels Persist    6 Apr, 2017

According to a recent survey by Business Advantage, 15% of companies worldwide are using the technology and another 12% are considering it. More>>

NX Module Adds New Generative Design Capabilities to Venerable MCAD Platform Article
NX Module Adds New Generative Design Capabilities to Venerable MCAD Platform   31 Mar, 2017

Frustum and Siemens PLM Software join forces to bring topology optimization technology into the product design and manufacturing solution.More>>

Prepare for Ongoing CAD Training Needs Article
Prepare for Ongoing CAD Training Needs    27 Mar, 2017

Viewpoint: Keeping up with new software capabilities requires long-term effort on the part of CAD managers and users.More>>

Access Your Favorite AutoCAD Commands Quickly Video
Access Your Favorite AutoCAD Commands Quickly   27 Mar, 2017

It seems we can never get to our favorite AutoCAD commands quickly enough! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you three different means of customizing AutoCAD for speedier access to your most frequently used commands.More>>


AutoCAD Tips!

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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