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Master the Details to Manage CAD Project Deadlines Smoothly Article
Master the Details to Manage CAD Project Deadlines Smoothly   27 Sep, 2017

CAD Manager Column: To minimize delays and unpleasant surprises, ask lots of questions — and plan backward.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Snap to Hatch Patterns and Extension Lines Video
Snap to AutoCAD Hatch Patterns and Extension Lines   25 Sep, 2017

If you’ve ever grabbed the endpoint of an extension line rather than the intended object, or wished you could grab the individual objects in a crosshatch pattern, then this tip is for you! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to manage the object snap behavior as it relates to hatch patterns and...More>>

United Utilities Tackles Water Projects with Collaborative BIM Strategy Article
United Utilities Tackles Water Projects with Collaborative BIM Strategy    13 Sep, 2017

A new building information modeling (BIM) approach, facilitated by Bentley Systems ProjectWise, is expected to save a UK utility more than GBP 40 million on capital delivery projects. More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: The Undo Command Master Class Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: The Undo Command Master Class   11 Sep, 2017

So you think you know all there is to know about Undo? Not so fast! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to have ultimate control over the Undo behavior in AutoCAD, so you can customize it for maximum productivity.More>>

Master the Undo Command Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Master the Undo Command   28 Aug, 2017

So you think you can Undo? There’s so much more to it than just using the simple U command. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you a few of the many options in AutoCAD’s Undo command — and puts you on the road to instant productivity!More>>

Structured-Light Technology Expands 3D Scanning Options for AEC Applications Article
Structured-Light Technology Expands 3D Scanning Options for AEC Applications   19 Aug, 2017

For users with less-stringent accuracy requirements, Matterport looks beyond lasers, capturing spaces with infrared instead.More>>

Copy Multiple Objects out of Xrefs Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Copy Multiple Objects out of Xrefs   14 Aug, 2017

If you want to copy a large group of objects out of an external reference (xref) and don’t want to use the painful NCopy command that forces you to pick them one at a time, then you’ll love this tip! More>>

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Switching Is Easier Than You Think!   1 Aug, 2017

10 things that make it simple to move to MicroStation.More>>

Top 10 Powerful Capabilities MicroStation Offers that AutoCAD doesn’t Sponsored
Top 10 MicroStation Features You Won’t Find in AutoCAD    1 Aug, 2017

Streamlined deliverables production and native multi-monitor support are just two of the powerful capabilities that will make your CAD life easier. More>>

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Nine Time-Saving Benefits That AutoCAD Users Love About MicroStation   1 Aug, 2017

Undo any action from any time, forget about manual standards checking, and much more. 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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