2D Drafting / General-Purpose CAD
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Customize Your AutoCAD Startup    28 Sep, 2010

Doesn’t everyone want AutoCAD to boot up faster? While you’re at it, would you like your sheet set loaded and ready to go right away? Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to customize the startup icon to load AutoCAD quickly, as well as other customization tricks. (Available in AutoCAD since...More>>

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Vectorworks 2011 Makes Leaps in Rendering, BIM, and 2D/3D Modeling   16 Sep, 2010

New Service Select subscription program rolls out to U.S. customers.More>>

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More Tips for Faster Zooming    14 Sep, 2010

As promised, Lynn Allen will share some more system variables and tips to ensure your zooming is faster than ever regardless of the release you are using. More>>

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Zoom Faster    24 Aug, 2010

Zooming is one of the most frequently used commands in AutoCAD -- are you zooming as fast as possible? Join Lynn Allen as she shares some top-secret system variables that are sure to ramp up your productivity! (Available in AutoCAD 2006 and later.) More>>

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Export AutoCAD Drawings to DGN Format    10 Aug, 2010

Many of us need to work with multiple CAD systems. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the ins and outs of exporting AutoCAD drawings to MicroStation DGN files. (Available in AutoCAD 2008 and later.) More>>

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Quick View Layouts    27 Jul, 2010

If you’ve ever wanted a faster way to find a specific layout, you’re certain to appreciate this tip from Lynn Allen where she shares the barely known QVLayout command. Added into AutoCAD 2009, this command comes in extra handy for those of you with an abundance of layouts per drawing. More>>

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Use DWG Format Details in ArchiCAD   15 Jul, 2010

Archicad Insights Tutorial: Incorporate your existing CAD detail library into your workflow.More>>

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Bi-directional Linking with Excel and AutoCAD   13 Jul, 2010

Many people shy away from linking Excel spreadsheets to AutoCAD tables because it seems too complicated. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you just how easy it is to insert a spreadsheet into AutoCAD as a table and to make bi-directional changes. (Available in AutoCAD 2008 and later.) More>>

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Step Up the Power of Parametrics   29 Jun, 2010

Circles and Lines Tutorial: What's better than a geometric constraint in AutoCAD? Multiple constraints applied instantly! That's the magic of AutoConstrain.More>>

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AutoCAD 2011   27 Jun, 2010

First Look Review: Autodesk's solid upgrade provides enough 2D productivity and 3D advancement to keep users in both camps happy.More>>