Tips & Tools Weekly (Vol. 14, No. 15)20 Apr, 2009
This Week's Software Tips
Scale Bar Automatic Update
Convert 3D to 2D with Flatshot
File Dialog Box Setting
And More Tips!
Balloon Leaders LISP Routines: Many of us through the years have made or used LISP routines that enable us to draw ballooned leaders. AutoCAD 2008 introduced Multileaders, which can use balloons for the callouts. Or you can use a custom-made block.
Copy/Paste: Use the Windows Copy/Past keyboard shortcuts (Ctrl+C for copy and Ctrl+V for paste) to copy and paste anything (even referenced drawings) from one drawing to another.
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Autodesk Brings Historic Designs to Life in DOING DAVINCI
Parametric Macros for AutoCAD and Prosteel
Ideate Joins Autodesk Assistance Program
Deals & Freebies
CADLearning Offers Savings on Autodesk Tutorial Subscriptions
Opportunities & Honors
Autodesk Challenges 3D Designers to Create Virtual Office
ZWSOFT Announces Winners of ZWCAD CAD Design Contest
ESRI Honors Dewberry as a Partner of the Year
Books & Training
Autodesk Offers AutoCAD 2010 to Student Community
CDV Systems Training Approach Generates Revit Success for AEC Firms
MicroStation V8i User Update
Receive PDU Credits Through Meridian Systems 2009 User Conference
Mark Your Calendar
Autodesk 2010 Software: Turning Ideas into Reality
DataCAD 12 Advanced Training
Simulation Driven Design with CAE Data Management
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