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Create Paper Space Viewports from Named Views in AutoCAD Video
Create Paper Space Viewports from Named Views in AutoCAD   9 Jul, 2018

New to AutoCAD 2019 is the ability to easily drag and drop Named Views onto your paper space layouts. Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to quickly insert those named views (complete with their saved layer settings) and control the various scale factors. Done properly, this...More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Save Layer States with Named Views Video
Save AutoCAD Layer States with Named Views   25 Jun, 2018

Yes, you heard that right: You can save your layer settings along with a named view. Just think of all the time you’re going to save! Join AutoCAD Tipster Lynn Allen as she shows you how to add this powerful AutoCAD tool to your arsenal!More>>

Navigate AutoCAD Drawings at Lightning Speed with Named Views Video
Navigate AutoCAD Drawings at Lightning Speed with Named Views   11 Jun, 2018

Are you tired of zooming in and zooming out to find the desired location in a drawing? Named Views to the rescue! Now you can save specific areas in your drawings as views and jet straight to them, efficiently and speedily. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you the power of Named Views, and you’ll...More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Create Smart Centerlines Video
Calling All AutoCAD Center Marks   14 May, 2018

Mastering center marks is easier than ever, thanks to changes introduced in AutoCAD 2017. Join AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen as she takes you through the ins and outs of creating and editing, so you can become a supreme center mark and centerline guru!More>>

Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD Video
Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD   23 Apr, 2018

It’s not uncommon to add centerlines while dimensioning -- but are your centerlines smart? AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen shows you the ins and outs of associative centerlines, and explains how to disassociate and reassociate them! More>>