2D Drafting / General-Purpose CAD
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>>

Program AutoCAD-Based Products Using AutoLISP Article
Program AutoCAD-Based Products Using AutoLISP    19 Mar, 2015

Customize AutoCAD Electrical and other software products that lack a .NET API.More>>

Give the AutoCAD Ribbon a Second Chance Video
Give the AutoCAD Ribbon a Second Chance   8 Mar, 2015

Attention all you Ribbon Rebels! If you’re still fighting the ribbon and using the AutoCAD Classic workspace, it’s time to make a change!More>>

Handle AutoCAD Files in a Flash (Lynn Allen/Cadalyst Magazine) Video
Handle AutoCAD Files in a Flash   22 Feb, 2015

Of course you know the basics of saving and closing files in AutoCAD, but are you familiar with SaveAll, CloseAll, and QQuit? Watch as Lynn Allen, Autodesk evangelist, shows you the advantages of these three great productivity commands!More>>