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Parametrics-Driven Drawings   1 Jul, 2003

Can one drive an AutoCAD drawing from an Excel spreadsheet? The answer is a resounding "Yes!"More>>

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may I take your order?   1 Jul, 2003

Make fill color transparent with Draworder.More>>

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Do You Know Your Options?   1 Jul, 2003

Lynn Allen shows you how to define default file types, set preferences, and (if you dare) mess with your coworkers' minds by picking "astronomical units" as your basic measurement.More>>

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making the case for VBA   1 Jul, 2003

Which CAD programming language should you learn?More>>

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Putting Design on Display   1 Jul, 2003

This month, we'll focus primarily on controlling the graphical display and output of your design files.More>>

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On Freedom and Constraints   1 Jun, 2003

Wymer explains why applying the right constraint is critical to the preservation of freedom in assemblies.More>>

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Opening Pro/ENGINEER Files in Solid Edge   1 Jun, 2003

White provides detailed directions on using the Solid Edge Translator for importing Pro/E files.More>>

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Communicating With eDrawings   1 Jun, 2003

Communicating With eDrawingsMore>>

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Bug Watch: June 2003   1 Jun, 2003

Items covered:Commentary: AutoCAD 2004 coexistence and compatibilityReturn of the scream menu (2004)Gray area (2004)Extension exasperation (2004)More>>

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Text: from Tedious to Terrific (About Darn Time!)   1 Jun, 2003

This month, Allen explores the new and vastly improved mtext options available in AutoCAD 2004.More>>