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16th Apr 2014 11:07 am
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 trying to modeling this Typhoon submarine on autocad 2009:
But I'm finding a few problems on this work. Here I list them:
- First I drew the lines on 2D and I applied...
I was scouting on Autocad 2009 and was looking through a way that you use constraints like you use in the 2000 LT version, But i can't find the setting as i am too new to this...
I need to learn to snap two or three arcs together for blending purposes. I draw cams and this is a must. I enclose a screen shot to demonstrate what I am looking for. I have blended the...
I got the CAD file and want to find the length of the line of specific layer.
The image attached contain the red line one dotted and other straight and full.
The dotted represent the...
Is there any online method to convert file into previous version?
If there is no new version of AutoCAD available.
How do I add a Viewport in Paperspace in autocad 2012? Thank you very much.
I must have been clicking rapidly and somehow managed to change a setting. I am unable to see the PROPERTIES or SELECT SIMILAR option when I right click in Model Space. Does anyone know...
My question starts...
I have several hidden items on a wall that is 36'-0" high.
I do not want to draw my details over again, I have drawn them all on the elevation and want to pull my...
Let say I have a simple rectangle which measures 62" x 49", and I have annotated the dimensions of the rectangle. Now, lets say I wish to change the rectangle to 48" x 36". Is there a way...
When we save a newly created AutoCAD file the software by default create a LISP file.
What that's file meaning.
I open that file containing the many comments but only few commands.
LISP Programming Language?While using AutoCAD I came to know that there is a language exist LISP.
I searched about it and got many information.
But I want to ask that " Is there any logic to use...
During searching about the .LSP file I came across the files having extensions VLX and DCL.
I want to know a little about these extension. Are there also exits other extensions which the AutoCAD...
Hello, well i need your help for a college project.. i have a map from an abandoned camp in the suburbs of the city and i have to make a 'digitization' (maybe through Raster Image??!!) into AutoCAD...
When using the explode command then there is a message comes in the command line "Dimension disassociated".
My question regarding this is that "are the lengths remain the same or changed?".
I am using the AutoCAD2014 and here I select the similar object by selecting the object and then right click to pop-up menu then click on select similar.
But in someone else computer having...
Need to change the background colour of a drawing that will not change the colour of the objects in the drawing.
I currently use the "3 point". Can anyone tell me where I can find info on how to use the rest of these?
If I try and insert a simple Dimension, it does not show, the dimension line and number is invisible.
Thanks for the help
I am just starting out in AutoCad and I am looking for a recommended publication as reference for AutoCad 2015. I have looked on Amazon and they have quite a selection, but there are times that...
Hi, all. I have to plot in matlab bending moment and shear force diagrams but there are some problems. I can draw them on paper by hand but how can I plot them in matlab. Do you know any source...
Here's an example:
You'll notice at the top, there are numbered circles 1, 2, 3, etc.
What are their purposes on a floor plan?
Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.
Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.
Order threads in...
Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.
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