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Lynn Allen


In her 20+ year career as a global technology evangelist, including her current role at Dassault Systèmes, Lynn Allen has spoken to more than a half-million professionals at events in over 50 countries throughout the world. Her online presentations and videos have easily reached over five million individuals. Her passion and strength is connecting with users, helping them embrace change, and shining a light on new technology.

For over 20 years she wrote a column for Cadalyst magazine and was the voice behind the popular Cadalyst “AutoCAD Video Tips.” The author of three technology books and a social media master, Lynn has more than 22,000 followers on Twitter, with over a quarter-million impressions every month.

Lynn has provided the keynote at many STEM conferences and is very focused on showing our youth they can change the world in a positive way through technology.


News
AutoCAD 2010 Makes Everyday Drawing Easier (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   16 Apr, 2009
By: Lynn Allen

Updates to layer colors, hatching, line conversions, purge, and more will help speed up common tasks.

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Capture the Perfect Selection Set in AutoCAD (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   1 Feb, 2009
By: Lynn Allen

QSelect quickly gathers and counts your objects of choice.

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Dimension Tips (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   30 Nov, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Two features found in AutoCAD 2008 can tame your misbehaving dimensions.

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Object Properties at Your Fingertips (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   31 Oct, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Reduce repetition with the Quick Properties tool and Rollover Tooltips feature in AutoCAD 2009.

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Random AutoCAD Tips and Tricks for All, Part II (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   30 Sep, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Good advice to make you more productive.

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Random AutoCAD Tips and Tricks for All (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   31 Aug, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

These nuggets of good advice can save time and effort.

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AutoCAD 2009: Get a Better View (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   31 Jul, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

ViewCube enables you to load any Autodesk product and quickly view designs in 3D.

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AutoCAD 2009: Quick View Commands (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   30 Jun, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Don't get lost in multiple layouts; use Quick View Layout and Quick View Drawings.

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AutoCAD 2009: Action Recorder (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   31 May, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

Just click a button to record your actions; no programming skills required.

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AutoCAD 2009: Changes to the User Interface (Circles and Lines AutoCAD Tutorial)   30 Apr, 2008
By: Lynn Allen

The modifications are extensive, and they may help you get your work done faster.