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AutoCAD’s New One-Stop Dimensioning Tool Video
AutoCAD’s New One-Stop Dimensioning Tool   25 Jul, 2016

If you’re still doing dimensioning the old-fashioned way, it’s time to change your ways and use the one-stop shop instead! This video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen will show you the amazing new dimensioning tool that will save you plenty of clicks — and time.More>>

Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD Video
Easy Isometric Drawing in AutoCAD   11 Jul, 2016

Sometimes AutoCAD users want to simulate 3D drawings in 2D mode — and we can do so easily with the Isodraft tool. In this video tip from Cadalyst and Lynn Allen, you’ll learn how Isodraft (located on the status bar) quickly switches you to isometric drawing mode, and moves you from one...More>>

Assigning Properties by Object or by Layer in AutoCAD Video
Assigning Properties by Object or by Layer in AutoCAD   11 Jul, 2016

Jaiprakash Pandey of Pluralsight explains how to assign properties by object or by layer.More>>

AutoCAD Fraction Facts Video
AutoCAD Fraction Facts   27 Jun, 2016

In AutoCAD, there is much more to stacked fractions than meets the eye. Watch this video tip from Cadalyst and Autodesk Technical Evangelist Lynn Allen to learn all the ins and outs of stacking fractions — you’ll be an AutoCAD fraction expert before you know it!More>>

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The Relationship Builder   23 Jun, 2016

User Profile: Christine Massoud knows that to make a big project run smoothly, people skills are just as essential as software skills. More>>

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How CAD Managers Can Work Effectively with the IT Department   24 Feb, 2016

If you strive to understand and educate your company’s IT personnel instead of butting heads, everyone will benefit.more>>

An Open Letter to All CAD Users   28 Oct, 2015

CAD Manager Column: You work with your CAD manager every day, but do you really understand how he or she can help you with your workload — and vice versa?more>>

Task Management Spreadsheet   23 Sep, 2015

CAD Manager’s Toolbox: Sample spreadsheet helps you track your management tasks and create priority lists.more>>


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Building Toward BIM, Part 3   21 Mar, 2016

Small architectural firm triples in size and increases profits thanks to the efficiencies of its new building information modeling...More>>Read all CADspeed blog posts>>


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