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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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  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. Question driveway cut and fill layout

    Hello, this is my first civil project. I have a my survey ready with all the contour lines. Now:"Ms. Capitano decides to keep the driveway and the house level at elevation 180. Her surveying company...

    Started by milkatinka‎, 8th Jan 2010 05:15 am
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  2. Help Drawing an Arch

    I need to draw an arch which is 46 feet long, the radius is 32 feet, and the delta is 80 degrees. Can someone help me draw this arch?

    Started by bobthebuilder‎, 7th Jan 2010 03:33 pm
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  3. Trouble Scaling in Pg. Setup

    I know this is a completely ridiculous question, but I haven't used CAD in about a year and can't remember the answer and also had trouble finding an answer in the forum... For whatever reason, I...

    Started by BMore‎, 7th Jan 2010 08:37 pm
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  4. Arrows Not Filled

    The Dimstyle already has closed filled selected before I started drawing my leader. The leader has an arrow but it is not filled in. Is there another command I need to type in to make the arrows...

    Started by ziemerd‎, 7th Jan 2010 01:59 pm
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    7th Jan 2010 05:08 pm Go to last post
  5. Books on Autocad & inventor ?

    Hi, I have just started learning Autocad /Inventor 2010 , dont have a laptop at the moment & cant run the discs/downloads , wondering what good books are around for learning it & understanding...

    Started by adventures_more‎, 5th Jan 2010 09:01 am
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  6. Page Layouts

    If I have 5 layouts in paper space and all are set up to an A4, how can I convert all at once to A0. Ive changed the first layout to A0 and back in the main menu clicked on 'set current'. Only the...

    Started by Anneke‎, 7th Jan 2010 09:48 am
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  7. Drawing scale printing wrong size on paper

    I have done a drawing to 1 :200 scale and have had it printed on A1 paper. The drawing has not come out to scale and is small on paper, I had thought I ,d pressed the correct buttons but obviously...

    Started by caduseless‎, 6th Jan 2010 04:33 pm
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  8. Exporting objects to tables

    At my old work we could highlight objects and export them to tables. What does that take to set up? I'm not totally sure how to set up the objects. Are Objects the same as Blocks? Any help on...

    Started by soreneagle‎, 4th Jan 2010 10:22 pm
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  9. Scaling two drawings

    Hello all and HAPPY NRW YEAR. I am using 2010 and need to scale two drawing in one layout. what would be the best way to do this. Drawing a: 1:1 Drawing b 1:2. Many thanks

    Started by Robmercury‎, 5th Jan 2010 04:13 pm
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  10. Annotation Troubles

    One thing i have never been good in CAD is using annotations and putting them into CAD drawings at all. My question is can you use the annotative scaling in paper space and use any size of text...

    Started by bertsquall‎, 5th Jan 2010 03:58 pm
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  11. trouble opening certain files

    Please forgive me if this question has been answered elsewhere in the forum, as I was unable to find anything like it and I'm beginning to get frustrated. I'm self taught with the ancient AutoCAD...

    Started by Amber D‎, 4th Jan 2010 09:58 pm
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  12. Pieces of walls & windows print in color?

    when I plot with an "AIA LWT by Object" plot style everything plot black when I put it on the "standard" layer, except the inside hatch of the wall prints yellow & the glazing of the window prints...

    Started by crosscad‎, 4th Jan 2010 04:03 pm
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  13. extract coordinates

    i can extract x,y,z coordinates of a model using EATTEXT(data extraction) but when i use or open (plot) the extracted data using another software (such as tecplot). the original drawing can not be...

    Started by idhoe‎, 19th Dec 2009 05:38 pm
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  14. HELP can't do my test with this problem

    My autocad was newly installed. There is such a problem that my autocad drawing coordinates are really small it goes to about 60.000 for both grids at the max. Also when i draw a rectangle of 0,0 to...

    Started by Ray7533‎, 4th Jan 2010 05:24 am
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  15. Flattening out designs for cutting

    Hi All, This is my first post and it's a bit of a cry for help. I have some cad drawings of some parts I need fabricated, but the 'person' who's doing the water cutting is a bit "special" to...

    Started by tonyCST‎, 3rd Jan 2010 10:03 am
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  16. topographic maps

    hello, the thing is, I want to learn to draw a simple topographical map depicting the water pipes and electricity cables underground, and everything else. I do not have all the calls for more of...

    Started by fhy‎, 1st Jan 2010 12:56 am
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  17. layer order??

    hi all, its me again, absolute newbie:) question for today : Can i change layer order? Like in photoshop for example, sent it backward or forward? thanks so much

    Started by demeon‎, 30th Dec 2009 06:00 pm
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  18. Educational version Acad 2010

    Does anyone know how to get back the splash screen in Acad 2010 when you launch it, it ussually provides a screen that hs several option to use as what II thought to configure Acad. I much have...

    Started by speedyj‎, 1st Jan 2010 12:28 am
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  19. Novice help with volume properties

    I am new to the site but have been a long time novice at Acad. I look forward to learning from the wealth of knowledge on this forum. I have a 3d solid I am working with and I would like to know...

    Started by foxy4gt‎, 31st Dec 2009 11:39 pm
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  20. .tif image in viewport wont show in print preview

    Hi, I trust you have all had a merry Xmas and are looking forward to getting suitabley pickled this evening. I have a layout with three viewports on it. One shows my plans. The other two show...

    Started by alec‎, 31st Dec 2009 04:53 pm
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  21. Setting Scale to draw a room?

    Im need to find a way to set the scale of my drawing. I tried drawing with out a scale and CAD wont back out far enough to see the top of the line. I cant remember how to do this. Im drawing a...

    Started by Oxygen454‎, 28th Dec 2009 04:59 am
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  22. Way to toggle between endpoints/dim lines?

    Sometimes when I'm drawing a line into a bunch of endpoints and dim lines its hard to find the right endpoint for that line.....instead of righ clicking and selecting snap override, is there a...

    Started by Mason Dixon‎, 27th Dec 2009 05:24 am
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  23. Importing ascii point file into AutoCAD

    Hello, I'm so glad I found this forum. I am fairly new at autocad (about 2 years of experience) and I learn something new about it everyday. Recently, my boss asked me if I knew how to import...

    Started by Litahni‎, 30th Dec 2009 12:14 am
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  24. line weight + bad saving settings??

    Hello everyone! im beginner, its obvious. today i have two very difficult problems :) 1 - when i open file (saved for example yesterday) my circles are not circles anymore.. they are...

    Started by demeon‎, 29th Dec 2009 01:27 am
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  25. Nuke TITLE BAR Highlights

    The Title Bar on my copy of 2010 is hard to read. I know I can set the path of and on, but can I set the highlights off or on. I know I think I have seen it lights off at least once in my life. But I...

    Started by BIGMIKE09281946‎, 28th Dec 2009 09:46 pm
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