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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>>

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SolidWorks 2001Plus beefs up assembly capabilities   1 Apr, 2002

Across-the-board improvements make SolidWorks 2001Plus a major release.More>>

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AutoLISP Solutions: Automated drawing coversheet   1 Apr, 2002

Add custom toolbars to your AutoLISP program interfaces.More>>

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Programming for the Future--Surviving Upgrades   1 Mar, 2002

Will our custom programs run okay after we upgrade AutoCAD? What types of difficulties or hurdles will be encountered?More>>

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Rendering Adds Realism   1 Mar, 2002

AutoCAD's basic visualization tools, part II.More>>

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Toolbar templates   1 Mar, 2002

Add custom toolbars to your AutoLISP program interfaces.More>>