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There are various reasons for using associative dimensions. Previously the DimAssoc setting only had a 0 or 1 value. This meant all dims were either created as "exploded" or as one unit. Very few...
Browse the help file, hit F1 while in Autocad.
Run through the 'Learning Assistance' CD tutorials.
1) I can't draw accurately ?
Use OSNAPS, found in the TOOLS>Drafting...
Q: I'm a student, can I get AutoCAD and other Autodesk software for free?
A: Yes, you can.
You can download free full-working versions of Autodesk software from the...
I'm wondering how I would make dashed construction lines or dashed normal lines.
Q1: The Environment drop down menu doesn't seem to have 3D options. Should it?
Q2: I want to get up to speed quickly as a novice, is Lynda.com worth it?
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Some time ago I came accross a patch or attachment which could be purchased that provided automatic dimentioning. However it was only available for Autocad versions up to approx 2009...
Hi I'm looking for some good Pipe Designing Tutorial.
How can I draw lines which are tangential to an spline or an arc?
I drew this manually just like that by intuition...
How to zoom in and out using middle scroll mouse in AutoCAD?
I need to make a survey line from a set of coordinates.
I am adept enough to create a simple script to make a PLINE out of these points, but I am struggling with the curved areas....
This is my first drawing in autocad in many years. I actually managed to put the drawing together nicely in model space. i left the scale at 1:1 here. I then created a layout in...
When I select line the line command to draw a line and then use the shortcut menu to use an object snap mode, endpoint or mid for instance, the pointer will jump up and over or to the other display....
We upgraded to 2015 and I don't have any page tabs now. Does anyone know how to get the page tabs to work like previous Autocad versions. So when I go to Paper space it used to have the page tabs in...
I have a problem drawing a fillet between the geometry below. when using the FILLET command the arc always reverts to position 1-3. Is there a way to consistently fillet between point 1-2. This...
I need to accomplish the following:
Place a block labelled AB-101 on layout 1
the same block labelled A-101 on layout 2
and the same block labelled B-101 on layout 3.
Hi! How can I export to text file all of 3d solids geometric informations, like height, width?
I am a firefighter new to the AutoCad world but have extensive knowledge in the GIS world. I am trying to create map pages similar to the one attached. I have never used AutoCad but use ArcGIS alot....
How to draw a spur gear in autocad 2014?
Someone told me that it was made using the spline tool.
But the spline curve is not similar as involute curve, they are different.
I'm trying to embed an image into a title block (not as a reference). The only information I can find to do this requires I use the command PASTESPEC. This results in an 'unknown...
I need to apply a shape I drew to an arc.
The shape is made of simple lines screenshot 1 and i would like to apply it to an arc-screenshot 2...I'm not sure if it can be bent?
To be easier to...
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