2D Drafting / General-Purpose CAD
Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD Video
Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD   11 Jul, 2016

Sometimes AutoCAD users want to simulate 3D drawings in 2D mode — and we can do so easily with the Isodraft tool. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll learn how Isodraft (located on the status bar) quickly switches you to isometric drawing mode, and moves you from one...More>>

Assigning Properties by Object or by Layer in AutoCAD Video
Assigning Properties by Object or by Layer in AutoCAD   11 Jul, 2016

Jaiprakash Pandey of Pluralsight explains how to assign properties by object or by layer.More>>

Creating a Cut–Fill Exhibit in Civil 3D Video
Creating a Cut–Fill Exhibit in Civil 3D   27 Jun, 2016

Curtis Smith, a civil engineering specialist, showcases a few very useful tools for working with AutoCAD Civil 3D surfaces. More>>

AutoCAD Fraction Facts Video
AutoCAD Fraction Facts   27 Jun, 2016

In AutoCAD, there is much more to stacked fractions than meets the eye. Watch this video tip from Cadalyst and Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen to learn all the ins and outs of stacking fractions — you’ll be an AutoCAD fraction expert before you know it!More>>

Boost Your Efficiency with Assembly Codes for Catalog and Footprint Lookup in AutoCAD Electrical Article
Boost Your Efficiency with Assembly Codes for Catalog and Footprint Lookup in AutoCAD Electrical   23 Jun, 2016

IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: By using the assembly codes in both the Default_Cat.mdb and the Footprint_Lookup.mdb, you can quickly provide assemblies with the correct BOM information and the correct footprint on the panel layout.More>>

Caps Lock and Columns in AutoCAD Mtext Video
Caps Lock and Columns in AutoCAD Mtext   13 Jun, 2016

AutoCAD 2015 added quite a few new features to the MTEXT editor. Do you know about them? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you some of the new features to make sure you’re getting the most out of your text editor!More>>

Get the Most out of Your AutoCAD Galleries Video
Get the Most out of Your AutoCAD Galleries   24 May, 2016

In AutoCAD 2015, Autodesk added the great new Gallery feature for improving Insert, Dimension Styles, Table Styles, etc. Are you using Galleries? And if so, are you getting the most out of them? In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll learn the ins and outs of Galleries!More>>

Line Up Text in AutoCAD Video
Line Up Text in AutoCAD   9 May, 2016

If you’ve ever needed to align existing text strings to a specific point or distance, then you need to check out the TextAlign command! In this video from Cadalyst and Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen, you’ll see how easy and fast it is to get your text in order.More>>

Take Control of the 3DOrbit Command in AutoCAD Video
Take Control of the 3DOrbit Command in AutoCAD   25 Apr, 2016

By default, the 3DOrbit command rotates around the center of your AutoCAD model. When you’re working on a specific part of a 3D model, that rotation centroid may not work for you. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll see how to take control of the 3DOrbit command and select...More>>

Autodesk AEC Updates Focus on Saving Time, Promoting Communication Article
Autodesk AEC Updates Focus on Saving Time, Clarifying Communication   22 Apr, 2016

The latest refinements to Revit, Civil 3D, and InfraWorks 360 aim to help users model more efficiently and share their design intent more effectively.More>>



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