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Simplify by Using Adaptive Design   1 Sep, 2002

There is an alternative to difficult and complex parametric design.More>>

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Pick a standard, any standard...   1 Sep, 2002

AutoCAD's new Layer Translation command helps enforce your standards.More>>

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Curing Unresolved File Headaches--Part II   1 Aug, 2002

This month, we'll learn some tips and tricks on how to create and maintain your Project Files.More>>

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AutoLISP Solutions: Smart pipe symbols   1 Aug, 2002

PVSYMBOLS.LSP inserts pipe symbols with automatic trim.More>>

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Curing Unresolved File Headaches--Part I   1 Jul, 2002

If you are part of an engineering-design team with multiple people working in tandem, there's a good chance you've encountered unresolved links while working with associated CAD files.More>>

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Is LISP Out of a Job? No Way!   1 Jul, 2002

There are a lot of tools for customizing AutoCAD, so programmers often want to know which tool is the best for the job and which to learn at the exclusion of all others.More>>

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Draw 3D Screw Threads   1 Jun, 2002

HELIX.LSP creates wire frame helical screw threads for 3D drawings.More>>

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TurboCAD: A Solid Performer   1 May, 2002

IMSI's TurboCAD Professional is in the same price range as Autodesk's AutoCAD LT, yet the former's capabilities for constructing 3D solid-models exceed those of AutoCAD itself.More>>

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Object Manipulation in Visual LISP   1 May, 2002

Although the computer is much faster at solving rigorous mathematics than we are, it lacks the conceptual talent to understand what it sees.More>>

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Set the standard   1 May, 2002

Use AutoCAD 2002's new tools to apply your CAD standards.More>>