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Summer on the Cloud 2017 Article
Cadalyst Debuts ‘Summer on the Cloud’ for 2017   27 Jun, 2017

Running all season long, the special series of content will deliver software, hardware, and managerial insight for CAD and IT professionals. More>>

Zoom In on AutoCAD Objects with the View Cube — Even in 2D! Video
Zoom In on AutoCAD Objects with the View Cube — Even in 2D!   26 Jun, 2017

If you want to zoom in on an object with maximum speed, then be sure to check out this super-speedy tip from Cadalyst and Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen! Who would have guessed the View Cube could come in so handy in 2D as well?More>>

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Immersive Visualization for AEC Delivers Interactive Realism Without a Headset   23 Jun, 2017

Architects and contractors can reset expectations with clients and project stakeholders by providing a way to step inside the design to experience it in a different way.More>>

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Collaboration is Key to BIM Success — and the Cloud is Key to Collaboration   23 Jun, 2017

The nature of building projects is changing, requiring greater interaction among geographically dispersed specialists. More>>

Will Integrated CAM Yield More Manufacturable SOLIDWORKS Designs? Article
Will Integrated CAM Yield More Manufacturable SOLIDWORKS Designs?   15 Jun, 2017

Sandesh Joshi, a former member of the SOLIDWORKS R&D team, expects the coordination of CAD and CAM in the upcoming 2018 release to have a significant effect on product design.More>>

Create Speedy AutoCAD Paper Space Viewports — the Right Way Video
Create Speedy AutoCAD Paper Space Viewports — the Right Way   12 Jun, 2017

You’ve finished your model, and now you’re ready to print. You just need to set up your paper space layouts with your title block, and viewports to scale. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the speedy (and correct) route to create viewports, along with a tip or two for those of you who are old...More>>

BIM Use Booming in Transportation Infrastructure Market, Says Dodge Data & Analytics Article
BIM Use Booming in Transportation Infrastructure Market, Says Dodge Data & Analytics   31 May, 2017

Autodesk-sponsored report finds BIM users in four countries are applying the technology on more projects, seeing a positive return on their investment, and closing the gap with BIM use in the construction market.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Speed Up Your Saves   22 May, 2017

We want to go as quickly as possible in AutoCAD, right? We don’t want to spend a split second longer than necessary waiting for AutoCAD to perform a save. In this tutorial from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to speed up any type of save (including automatic saves) so you can get your...More>>

Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD Video
Take Control of Your Automatic Saves in AutoCAD   8 May, 2017

Let’s face it: We need our AutoCAD automatic saves. But are we controlling them, or are they controlling us? In this video from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to get the most out of your automatic saves — and how to use your .SV$ files, should you ever need to!More>>

Sponsored: Designing a Functional Part for Aerospace Video
Sponsored: Designing a Functional Part for Aerospace   8 May, 2017

View this video demonstration to see a sheet metal part from the initial design phase through to manufacturing.More>>


AutoCAD Tips!

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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