2D Drafting / General-Purpose CAD
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AutoCAD Tip – Enter the World of AutoLISP - Part 2   14 Jun, 2011

You asked for it — you got it! Join Lynn Allen as she continues down the AutoLISP road and shares some more functions to improve your productivity. You’ll be a guru in no time!More>>

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AutoCAD Tip – Align Objects with Quick Properties    24 May, 2011

Quick Properties is a pretty handy tool, especially when it comes to lining up objects such as text strings. Join Lynn as she shows you an especially clever means of using QuickProp to align text objects. Works in standard AutoCAD since the 2004 release.More>>

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Enter the World of AutoLISP!   10 May, 2011

To become a true AutoCAD guru, you need to know a little AutoLISP. Join Lynn Allen as she takes you through the very basics of AutoLISP and starts you down the road to creating your own AutoCAD commands! More>>

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Copy Nested Objects   26 Apr, 2011

The NCopy Express Tool allows you to copy nested objects from within blocks and xrefs — with no need to bind or explode! In AutoCAD 2012, you can also mine data from inside of DGN underlays. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the ins and outs of this powerful tool. Works as a command in standard...More>>

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Rotate Viewports and Reverse   12 Apr, 2011

If you are tired of adjusting your linework so the complex linetypes are going the right direction, you will enjoy Lynn Allen’s most recent video tip. And if you’ve wished your views would rotate with the viewports — well, that’s covered too! Works in standard AutoCAD since the 2009 release.More>>

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Create Custom AutoCAD Commands and Toolbars   6 Apr, 2011

From the Trenches: Looking for an easier way to access your custom LISP routines? This user-written tutorial will walk you through the toolbar creation process.More>>

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AutoCAD Helps Drive Infrastructure Design   6 Apr, 2011

Parsons Brinckerhoff uses AutoCAD to help design and visualize the Presidio Parkway project in San Francisco.More>>

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Become a CAD Guru with Filter   22 Mar, 2011

CAD gurus know that the Filter command is one of the most powerful commands in AutoCAD. Join Lynn Allen as she shares this top-secret command that allows you to filter your objects in ways you never thought possible. This command will really kick up the power of AutoCAD! More>>

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AutoCAD 2012: Who Says 2D is Dead?   22 Mar, 2011

The majority of the latest enhancements beef up 2D functionality, including two new commands for generating 2D working drawings from 3D models.More>>

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Autodesk Unveils 2012 Product Line   21 Mar, 2011

New product suites will support specific design workflows, and Inventor Fusion goes mainstream.More>>