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All-in-One CAD Tip #8: AutoCAD CHSPACE, SketchBook Designer Symmetry Tool and Job Interview Tips   15 Jul, 2012

Three great CAD tips in one video! AutoCAD's CHSPACE command is the answer when you need to move lines from paper space to model space. SketchBook Designer's Symmetry tool can create perfect mirror copies or radial arrays of duplicated linework. Plus, if you are looking for a CAD job, follow these...More>>

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Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013   12 Jul, 2012

First Look Review: 3D modeling software aligns more closely with AutoCAD, offers an enhanced user interface, and now comes with cloud-based services.More>>

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Add Matching Dimensions with Lightning Speed   10 Jul, 2012

Let's say you're working on someone else's drawing, and you need to add one or more dimensions. Who knows what the settings are for those dimensions — and who wants to take the time to find out? In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you'll see two speedy techniques to add some matching...More>>

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Cadalyst Poll: Time Spent Working in 3D   1 Jul, 2012

Summer 2012: Of the time you spend working with CAD software, approximately how much is spent working in 3D?More>>

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Growth is the Goal at Solid Edge University 2012   27 Jun, 2012

In its avid pursuit of more users, Siemens PLM Software is spending more money on development and offering more ways to consume its mechanical CAD solution.More>>

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Man on a Mission   27 Jun, 2012

User Profile: Uriel Castillo isn't just working with CAD — he's making Fort Wayne a better place to live.More>>

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Use PDFs in AutoCAD Drawings   26 Jun, 2012

So you need to turn a PDF file into an AutoCAD drawing — but where to begin? AutoCAD 2010 added the valuable capability to bring a PDF file into AutoCAD as an underlay, so you can easily snap to the PDF and recreate the drawing. This method is so much easier than starting from...More>>

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All-in-One CAD Tip #7: AutoCAD Layer Controls, Object Names in Civil 3D and Social Networking   24 Jun, 2012

Three great CAD tips in one video! AutoCAD's layer controls are more powerful than ever before and can be changed on a per viewport basis. Civil 3D users can improve internal documentation by naming AEC objects. Build your CAD network by attending a local user group, meeting some other CAD...More>>

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Malware Circulating in Peru Reportedly Was Sending AutoCAD Drawings to China   22 Jun, 2012

Security software developer ESET claims it has stopped file transmission and offers free cleaner for public use. More>>

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PTC's Heppelmann Declares 'New Era of Manufacturing'   14 Jun, 2012

At PlanetPTC Live customer event, the CEO says technology will drive the strategy that sets manufacturers apart. More>>