Tips & Tools Weekly (Vol 11, No. 14)17 Apr, 2006
What's New at Cadalyst.com
Cadalyst Daily Update
New AutoCAD Blog and Feed Channels
This Week's Software Tips
April Tutorials Now Live Online!
Get the Code for April!
Cut Out Layer Filters and Cut Down File Size
More Follow-up on Block Redefine
Setting F Keys in AutoCAD 2006
Temporary Override Keys in AutoCAD 2006
"We found two workarounds to this for shortcut key assignments:
"By the way, importing an old menu allows you to assign some shortcut keys, which the 2006 CUI doesn't otherwise permit. For example, you cannot create NUMPAD shortcut keys in the CUI, but you can import old ones!"
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Books & Training
Two New AutoCAD eBooks
Opportunities & Honors
CoCreate Announces 2006 Co-Design Competition Winners
The Week's New CAD and Related Products
For all the latest new products, delivered daily to your desktop, subscribe to Cadalyst Daily e-newsletter. Here are last week’s highlights:
Hardware: Oce TCS500
General Software: CAD Content 2007
Design Visualization: AccuRender 4.0
Design Visualization: Civil Starter Pack
Design Visualization: Foreground Plants Zones 8-12 Foliage
Design Visualization: Power Translators Pro
AEC: Crystal Reports XI for Prolog
CAE: ABAQUS 6.6
Mark Your Calendar
Cadalyst's complete list of upcoming industry events is always available on our Web site.
Enabling Productivity and Innovation with GMD
Speeding Product Development with DMU
Part Modeling for Productivity
Optimizing the Product Development Process with Integrated Design Analysis and Advanced Simulation
Accelerate Your Ideas -- Autodesk’s 2007 product release for MSD
PTC User Conference
Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen guides you through a different AutoCAD feature in every edition of her popular "Circles and Lines" tutorial series. For even more AutoCAD how-to, check out Lynn's quick tips in the Cadalyst Video Gallery. Subscribe to Cadalyst's Tips & Tricks Tuesdays free e-newsletter and we'll notify you every time a new video tip is available. All exclusively from Cadalyst!