Cadalyst Video Picks (Vol. 3, No. 19)

21 Oct, 2018 By: Cadalyst Staff

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What's Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer?

What's Up with That AutoCAD DEFPOINTS Layer?
We've all seen the DEFPOINTS layer in AutoCAD, but how did it get there? Maybe you use this mystery layer to place objects you wish to display but not plot — but what are the perils of doing so, and is there a better solution? Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you the advantages and disadvantages of using the DEFPOINTS layer, along with some better (and safer) alternatives. Watch the video

From the CAD Community

Bentley Systems Offers Year in Infrastructure Sessions on Demand

Bentley Systems Offers Year in Infrastructure Sessions on Demand
Bentley Systems has published recordings of selected sessions from its Year in Infrastructure 2018 event, held last week in London. Available videos include corporate, technology, and product keynote sessions, as well as presentations by winners of the Year in Infrastructure awards. Watch the video

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