2D Drafting / General-Purpose CAD
Let AutoCAD Find the Perfect Scale Factor for Your Objects Video
Let AutoCAD Find the Perfect Scale Factor for Your Objects   22 Jun, 2015

Join Cadalyst contributing editor and Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she explains how AutoCAD can figure out the perfect scale factor to get your objects to the desired size. More>>

The Fastest Way to Set Your Favorite Object Snaps Video
The Fastest Way to Set Your Favorite Object Snaps    8 Jun, 2015

We work with object snaps (osnaps) all day long — why not master the art of setting them at lightning speed? Lynn Allen shows you a super shortcut to switching your object snap settings in a jiffy. More>>

Still Looking at 3D in AutoCAD Article
Still Looking at 3D in AutoCAD   28 May, 2015

Learning Curve tutorial: Use the ViewProj and ViewSection commands to create 2D views of your models.More>>

A Few of My Favorite Things In AutoCAD 2016 Article
A Few of My Favorite Things in AutoCAD 2016   22 May, 2015

Circles and Lines Tutorial: Learn about the hidden gems in the newest AutoCAD release.More>>

Add Your Own Synonyms into AutoCAD Video
Add Your Own Synonyms to AutoCAD   11 May, 2015

Do you work with software products besides AutoCAD? Would you prefer to use some of the same “lingo” that you’re familiar with? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to add synonyms into AutoCAD to improve your user experience!More>>

Open Your AutoCAD Drawing to a Saved View Video
Open Your AutoCAD Drawing to a Saved View    27 Apr, 2015

Join Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she shows you how to open a drawing file and go to a specific area of your drawing in one easy step (perfect for working on large files!). More>>

Despite Marketing Hype, CAD Users Adopt New Technologies Cautiously Article
Despite Marketing Hype, CAD Users Adopt New Technologies Cautiously   15 Apr, 2015

CAD Manager Column: Find out which technologies are being adopted at a faster rate.More>>

Get the Perfect Plan View with the AutoCAD Explan Tool Video
Get the Perfect Plan View with the AutoCAD Explan Tool   13 Apr, 2015

If you’re a 3D user, you’ve certainly noticed that the Plan command always insists on doing a Zoom Extents. If you want a plan view of your current display, then the Explan command is right for you. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the advantages of using this awesome Express Tool!More>>

CAD Manager's Toolbox: Get Acquainted with AutoCAD 2016 Article
Get Acquainted with AutoCAD 2016   25 Mar, 2015

CAD Manager's Toolbox: Check out these free resources — and a 30-day trial — to learn more about the new version.More>>

Justify Text Without Changing the Location Video
Change AutoCAD Text Justification without Changing the Location   23 Mar, 2015

Have you ever wanted to change the justification of a text or mtext object but didn’t want to change the location? The Express Tool Tjust comes to the rescue!More>>