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The Basics of Programming with the DWF Express Viewer Control   15 Feb, 2005

How to program with Autodesk's DWF Express Viewer control.More>>

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Bug Watch February 2005: Ancient Egyptians Managed It, So Why Can't AutoCAD?   15 Feb, 2005

Unwanted round corners in 3D extrusions, line spacing in leaders and a gripe about gradients.More>>

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A Walk Through the Fields   15 Feb, 2005

Update your old title block and youll reduce redundant dataMore>>

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MCAD Tech News: 2D to 3D #11   10 Feb, 2005

Elkay Moves to 3D: After Careful Consideration, Detail-Oriented Manufacturer Chooses SolidWorks OfficeMore>>

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AEC From the Ground Up--Software Strategy: CAD Options for AEC   1 Feb, 2005

A range of affordable AEC products are well-suited to residential and light commercial design.More>>

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ArchiCAD 9: 3D for Architects   1 Feb, 2005

ArchiCAD 9 arrived with what at first I thought were minor improvements. But they add up to quite a lot, especially for 3D work, visualization, and working on a laptop with a cramped screen. The latter situation may occur often now that ArchiCAD supports terminal server technology that makes it...More>>

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Configure Vault for a Single Project and Save Time, Frustration   15 Jan, 2005

Configure Inventor's built-in Vault for a single project and spend more time designing and less time hunting for files.More>>

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Use Alibre's New 3D Sketch to Quickly Modify Complex Shapes   15 Jan, 2005

Alibre's new 3D Sketch increases control over lofts so you can modify complex shapes quickly and easily.More>>

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Playing with Polylines, Part 3   15 Jan, 2005

Playing with Polylines, Part 3: Winding up our series, we look at how to modify polylines using AutoCAD's PolylineEdit command.More>>

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Startup Switches Take the Tedium Out of Starting Up   15 Jan, 2005

Startup switches let you customize your AutoCAD environment so it looks and acts like you want from the get-go.More>>