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  1. If you're a student learning AutoCAD and are following a course of study such as those at Penn Foster, you can get help with your project work by posting here.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Using Associative Dimensions

    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...

    Started by irneb‎, 22nd Jul 2011 04:07 pm
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    24th May 2018 01:38 pm Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Beginner FAQ

    Before Posting 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...

    Started by Mr T‎, 6th Apr 2004 09:53 am
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    11th Feb 2009 10:20 pm Go to last post
  3. FAQ Article Sticky Thread Sticky: Autodesk Student Software

    Student Software 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...

    Started by CADTutor‎, 7th May 2008 07:41 pm
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  1. About aligning a 2D section normal to a line

    Hi... I have a 3D curve (spline, not aligned to the principal axes) and a 2D section of a tunnel...what I need to do is to align this 2D section to the curve (from its longitudinal axis in the first...

    Started by jcaz15‎, 18th Dec 2015 05:57 am
    • Replies: 3
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    18th Dec 2015 04:31 pm Go to last post
  2. Help with 2D helix

    Hello all :) I have for a while now encountered a big problem for me drawing a helix in Autocad in 2D. This also include the calculations :ouch: What I am trying to do is bend som acrylic...

    Started by kjetilhansen‎, 15th Dec 2015 01:08 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    16th Dec 2015 06:43 pm Go to last post
  3. Question Is there a way to field data located in a imported excel file?

    The overall goal is to reduce data entry. I have an excel file that has been special pasted into my Autodesk AutoCAD LT. I want to take information from individual cells and make them into...

    Started by PKTCISME‎, 27th Nov 2015 10:19 pm
    autocadlt, excel, fields, reduced data entry
    • Replies: 6
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    16th Dec 2015 05:35 pm Go to last post
  4. Embarrassed Hatch?

    Hello all and to those of you who have an answer to this or maybe autocad cant do my request? I need to overlap one strip or stripe over another solid colour say blue and red.........where the...

    Started by leaf‎, 14th Dec 2015 05:11 pm
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    15th Dec 2015 03:08 pm Go to last post
  5. Match Properties Question

    I have been given a tax map drawing, this is the base map of the entire township. I need to change the lot dimensions to one common text height, currently it ranges from 3' to 36' in height. I need...

    Started by njpls‎, 14th Dec 2015 12:40 am
    • Replies: 4
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    14th Dec 2015 02:15 am Go to last post
  6. AutoCAD MEP Fabrication - Where to Start?

    Hi, AutoCAD MEP Fabrication (2016) has been introduced into my office at work, I have never used this product before and have been scanning the internet for various videos and tutorials to help....

    Started by DannySully91‎, 11th Dec 2015 02:25 pm
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  7. Object Snap

    Hello I have two rectangles. I want one side of one rectangle (midpoint) to snap to another side of the second rectangle, exactly at that midpoint. I have OSNAP turned on, with midpoints checked,...

    Started by Casio47‎, 10th Dec 2015 07:05 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    10th Dec 2015 07:49 pm Go to last post
  8. Design Center In AutoCAD Architectural

    Hello, I'm having trouble finding my design center in AutoCAD Architectural so I can see all blocks in my drawing. Anybody know where it is, or how I can view my block library in Architectural? ...

    Started by Casio47‎, 1st Dec 2015 04:23 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    10th Dec 2015 07:24 pm Go to last post
  9. Struggling with a couple of aspects of creating a template.

    Need to correct a set of dwt templates that are riddled with errors, the main one being the fact that it loses a lot of perimeter detail when plotted or converted to pdf. None of the...

    Started by kippax‎, 4th Dec 2015 11:53 am
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  10. How is a mobile phone designed using AutoCAD?

    what are the steps to designing it on AutoCAD? Any help will be appreciated

    Started by Liu tree‎, 7th Dec 2015 07:28 am
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    9th Dec 2015 05:37 pm Go to last post
  11. Layout Viewport Struggles

    I need to have 4 different sides of my model in the layout. I created 4 viewports, but when I edit one of them, all of the models are being edited. I understand why this is happening, but I don't...

    Started by HREAM‎, 8th Dec 2015 04:22 pm
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  12. removing borders....

    Imageframe works for images (by setting to "0" or "1") Does anything do the same for inserted OLE objects ?

    Started by kippax‎, 3rd Dec 2015 04:36 pm
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    4th Dec 2015 10:19 am Go to last post
  13. Hole generating software

    I am looking to find a add-in software to use in Autocad for generating tapped holes, dowels, counterbores, clearance holes, etc. Anyone have a lead for me.

    Started by Karl0325‎, 3rd Dec 2015 10:19 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    4th Dec 2015 06:05 am Go to last post
  14. Open Dwg issue

    Not sure what has happened, but when I start autocad and try to open a dwg that is not listed in recently open drawings it prompts me for a path rather then opening a box. Same thing happens if I try...

    Started by njpls‎, 4th Dec 2015 03:16 am
    • Replies: 2
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    4th Dec 2015 03:51 am Go to last post
  15. Everything Created on the 0 Layer

    Hello All, I received a file, where 90% of the objects have been placed on the zero layer. Is there a way where I can select specific objects, with out exploding, to place on another layer?...

    Started by Casio47‎, 3rd Dec 2015 04:55 pm
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    1 2
    • Replies: 11
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    3rd Dec 2015 10:33 pm Go to last post
  16. Unable to open new dwt templates

    When I try by right clicking on the Layout tab and navigating to the appropriate file the command line reads - "** File T:\Common\Drawing_Office\Templates-Drg_Sheets\A0_Vorlage_ENG.dwt was...

    Started by kippax‎, 2nd Dec 2015 04:30 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    3rd Dec 2015 03:43 pm Go to last post
  17. How to import coordinates of the points of a geometry??

    Hi, I am new in this forum. I have a question: I want to import coordinates of the points(x,y) of a geometry(2D) in autocad. But i don't know! I am grateful that guide me about this case.

    Started by ali1234‎, 10th Oct 2015 07:37 pm
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    2nd Dec 2015 06:48 pm Go to last post
  18. Dimension Style Manager

    Hello, I'm a student and I'm using Technical Drawing 101 with Autocad 2016 by Antonio Ramirez as the semester text. I am on chapter 5, Dimensioning, and am working on the "Matching" questions. There...

    Started by taksa02‎, 29th Nov 2015 08:34 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    2nd Dec 2015 02:19 am Go to last post
  19. Copy an Object From One File to Another

    Hello, I have two .dwg files, one on each monitor. How can I copy one object in one file and paste it into the other? Is copy and paste the correct way to do this? And, will all the dimensions...

    Started by Casio47‎, 1st Dec 2015 07:40 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    1st Dec 2015 08:13 pm Go to last post
  20. Block Editor Background

    Hello, How do I change the Background Color while in Block Editor (just the block editor background)? Currently the color is a light gray which makes it hard to see the drawing Thanks

    Started by Casio47‎, 1st Dec 2015 04:10 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    1st Dec 2015 04:55 pm Go to last post
  21. How to delete invisible objects.

    Hello again. I need help with deleting objects, somehow i created really small nearly invisible objects which I can't see and I want to delete them. When I use middle mouse button to zoom I'm not...

    Started by dunno790‎, 28th Nov 2015 10:00 am
    • Replies: 3
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    30th Nov 2015 03:03 pm Go to last post
  22. Multileader text, space bar issues

    Using 2013, my multileader text box seems to interpret the space bar as Enter. Hence I can't seem to enter more than 1 word at a time. However, if I use the multileader with the single word it edits...

    Started by Mogie‎, 16th Oct 2015 03:59 am
    • Replies: 2
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    29th Nov 2015 07:39 pm Go to last post
  23. place a rectangle an exact distance from a line

    Hello All, I have a rectangle, and I wish to move the entire rectangle to be exactly 16'10" from a line (which represents a wall). The rectangle need not rotate, just move over and be positioned...

    Started by Casio47‎, 24th Nov 2015 04:20 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    24th Nov 2015 05:39 pm Go to last post
  24. How can i remove name file "Semnalizare" from this attribute value?

    I use Dynamic Block and insert attribute field for value - placeholder - name. here is a print screen - http://joxi.ru/l2ZYpRXU88VExm If i attache the file from a reference in another file, this...

    Started by Alexandru‎, 24th Nov 2015 11:13 am
    attribute, autocad field, dynamic block, named object, placeholder
    • Replies: 7
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    24th Nov 2015 04:20 pm Go to last post
  25. Unable to edit BubbleDef Blocks in AutoCAD 200B

    I recently brought a Xref into a drawing that has a column grid and BubbleDef block that indicate the column numbers. Suddenly, I am unable to edit the BubbleDef's. When I try to bring in an editable...

    Started by RanDeLuna‎, 20th Nov 2015 12:43 am
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,906
    24th Nov 2015 02:49 pm Go to last post

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