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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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  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. Tangent line problem

    What are the commands to make a tangent line from one circle 90 degrees to the tangent line of another circle?

    Started by metsj373‎, 30th Sep 2011 01:41 am
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    30th Sep 2011 01:24 pm Go to last post
  2. Material library

    Provide me some knowledge about material library.

    Started by CNatka‎, 23rd Sep 2011 02:52 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    30th Sep 2011 10:40 am Go to last post
  3. Please help me to convert it to dwg or dxf ?

    could you help me to convert this 3d pdf to dwg or dxf I tried a lot of pdf to dwg converter softwares but they r totaly useless please help me the link of the file is that ; ...

    Started by Perseus85‎, 24th Sep 2011 02:12 am
    • Replies: 8
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    30th Sep 2011 01:29 am Go to last post
  4. Smile Help with parts of drawing.

    How would i draw the things circled in yellow. Im guessing it has to do with the ARC command. I have everything else drawn up but if someone could help me find out how to draw the curved pieces in...

    Started by dillcad‎, 24th Sep 2011 09:25 pm
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    30th Sep 2011 01:13 am Go to last post
  5. Plotting Problem (borders shown, texts incomplete)

    I have a problem in plotting. In layout, the whole drawing and text were shown, but in my output (printed drawing) the texts are incomplete. Please help, Im newbie.

    Started by nonahvy‎, 28th Sep 2011 07:20 am
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    29th Sep 2011 08:03 pm Go to last post
  6. Cntrl-C & Cntrl-V no longer functioning

    Newby here with ignoramous question. Cntrl-C and Cntrl-V no longer working as it used to. WHen I select some objects and then Cntrl-C the command line shows "_copyclip xx found" (xx being how...

    Started by Redman‎, 18th Aug 2009 05:30 pm
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    29th Sep 2011 01:01 pm Go to last post
  7. Auto cad 2012 annotation scales not fully listed?

    I can not figure out why my annotation scale list has very few scale listings to choose form. The only scales that are listed are ratio (i.e. 1:1), i seem to be missing feet and inches (i.e. 1/4" =...

    Started by Justine Lewis‎, 29th Sep 2011 12:35 am
    • Replies: 3
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    29th Sep 2011 01:14 am Go to last post
  8. DWG to PDF

    I am starting to have an issue with pdf conversion, hope you can help. When I convert a dwg to pdf with three drawings one or two seem to blow the scale of lines and images (they seem to appear at...

    Started by cat ryan‎, 28th Sep 2011 10:34 am
    • Replies: 9
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    29th Sep 2011 12:48 am Go to last post
  9. What kind of line are you folks using for electrical wiring

    Good Evening; What type of line are you using to show electrical wiring in a house, I've used the arc line and I really don't like the flexibility of that, it want bend like I want it to. The ...

    Started by buildman‎, 25th Sep 2011 12:27 am
    • Replies: 6
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    28th Sep 2011 04:59 pm Go to last post
  10. Master control for Annotative scaling?

    Hello, I've been watching some youtube tutorials on annotations, seems like I need to set the scale for Text / Dimensions / Multileaders / Leaders / Hatches. Just wondering, is there...

    Started by neuri‎, 28th Sep 2011 09:06 am
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    28th Sep 2011 04:46 pm Go to last post
  11. Help me. Newbie. Layers!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Every time i have to create a new drawing for class i have to put in all the layers, line types, color, etc. The layers are the same for every drawing my professor want us to do. Is there a way to...

    Started by LOST NEWBIE‎, 20th Sep 2011 08:27 pm
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    28th Sep 2011 01:36 pm Go to last post
  12. Problems plotting - lineweights too dark(both pdf and printer)

    Hi, I'm having problems with lineweights. It shows up too dark whenever I plot to both pdf and the printer (Kyocera KM-2560 KX). Ive tried adjusting the ctb file (changing thicknesses of colours)...

    Started by DanCorbett1‎, 28th Sep 2011 08:28 am
    help me, line weights, plotting issues
    • Replies: 2
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    28th Sep 2011 12:57 pm Go to last post
  13. Excel style formulaes in Autocad table cells

    Hi Is it possible to enter Excel formulaes eg: =if(a1 = 0; "yes"; "no") into table cells? I tried doing it, but I only got number symbols as the result (#####). Any advice is grateful.:D:D

    Started by jalba‎, 27th Sep 2011 06:44 pm
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    28th Sep 2011 06:11 am Go to last post
  14. Dimension Units

    I'm having trouble displaying the units for dimensions. The issue is with the suffix. When I add the " suffix to indicate inches autocad also adds the suffix to the angular dimension. 2...

    Started by ryank7‎, 27th Sep 2011 12:32 pm
    dimension, display, units
    • Replies: 4
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    27th Sep 2011 01:07 pm Go to last post
  15. Cyclone Simulation Test?

    Hi Everyone, I would like to know the Cyclone simulation test on the switchboard? Can it be done in Autocad 2012? What kind of software needed? Please advice. Thank you.

    Started by wsk80‎, 23rd Sep 2011 01:38 am
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  16. printing a .dwg on top of an image

    I have drawna genealogy chart in Autocad. I would like to overlay it on an image of an oldparchment scroll. I have it done in Autocad 2004, but I can’t print it. When Itry to print, it only prints...

    Started by nudderguy‎, 19th Sep 2011 05:16 pm
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    26th Sep 2011 03:13 pm Go to last post
  17. Question Crosshair action after selecting command in 2012

    I should know how to change this, but apparently, I got old over the years. Back in Acad2002 (you remember that version, don't ya?), when I selected a command (line, for example) the crosshairs...

    Started by MichaelJ07‎, 26th Sep 2011 01:54 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    26th Sep 2011 03:07 pm Go to last post
  18. Block Attribute Drop Down List

    I have created a generic title block for all my drawings and I have some attributes for the block. Is it possible to have a drop down list for an attribute so I do not have to type in the value/text...

    Started by ryank7‎, 22nd Sep 2011 03:31 pm
    attribute, block, drop down, list
    • Replies: 5
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    25th Sep 2011 03:02 am Go to last post
  19. Unhappy X-ref error

    I attach x-ref in one of the drawing......and then next day i open drawing is show but xref does not not show and i gives that message.............. Error: Possible circular reference to current...

    Started by mateen‎, 24th Sep 2011 05:30 am
    • Replies: 1
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    24th Sep 2011 06:55 am Go to last post
  20. How can I tell what kind of text is used in a downloaded section or drawing

    Hi folks; If I see a drawing and I like the looks of things. how can I tell what type font is being used in Autocad? Sometimes you get some good ideas from other folks but I'm having a beast of a...

    Started by buildman‎, 21st Sep 2011 12:33 am
    • Replies: 6
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    23rd Sep 2011 10:55 pm Go to last post
  21. CONSTRUCAM 3D help

    Hi I am a beginner working in Construcam 3d. If there is anyone who uses this programe I really need help. :(

    Started by onut2a‎, 23rd Sep 2011 05:00 pm
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    23rd Sep 2011 07:33 pm Go to last post
  22. Question Path array using an ellipse

    I would like to arrange equally spaced circles around an ellipse. I understand I can do this with the Divide command, as referenced in a previous thread on a similar subject...

    Started by dkhoe‎, 18th Sep 2011 04:13 am
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    23rd Sep 2011 04:44 pm Go to last post
  23. Associative Surface Modelling

    Provide me some guide regarding Associative surface modelling. What is Associative surface modelling, how to use them, and where they are used?

    Started by CNatka‎, 23rd Sep 2011 02:48 pm
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    23rd Sep 2011 03:16 pm Go to last post
  24. Changing dimension of a line

    Hi all, So the fun begins! I have a dimension line that says 5' and I want to change only the number to 8'. Thankx in advance.

    Started by ra5451‎, 23rd Sep 2011 12:06 pm
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  25. Question Extruding Faces on Tapered Angles

    I have a arc that is about 21.5 radius and .5 in width. My problem is that it is going on a bench that i have made and the corner piece needs to be cut out and i am trying to figure how to make this...

    Started by Hogfan‎, 21st Sep 2011 08:02 pm
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    22nd Sep 2011 05:00 pm Go to last post

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