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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. joining 3d faces

    hey, excuse my terminology, im 100% self taught. you know how you can join two 3d solids, is there any command where you can join two 3d faces? I dont think there is but just to make sure.

    Started by spyace‎, 26th Aug 2003 01:39 pm
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  2. Counting symbols ???

    Hi All I'm a complete newbie so bear with me. I have been given the task at work to count a lot of devices from hard copy drawings. I'll try and explain I would be counting cameras, detectors,...

    Started by vincent pybis‎, 27th Aug 2003 08:04 pm
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    28th Aug 2003 03:57 pm Go to last post
  3. special paste

    r14 I'm having a problem with the special paste command what I want to do is paste a company logo (bitmap) but I want it to print out as well. what it's dfoing is where I'v pasted the bitmap I get...

    Started by XAVIER‎, 19th Aug 2003 07:04 pm
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    19th Aug 2003 08:09 pm Go to last post
  4. Line type - loading

    Morning all I have received a dwg which contains a line type which I do not currently have on my system. I have copied a polyline in the new line type and pasted into a new dwg. The new line type...

    Started by Dan‎, 19th Aug 2003 09:17 am
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    19th Aug 2003 11:24 am Go to last post
  5. viewing linetypes & lineweights in model space

    I'm sorry if this is very basic stuff: Can anyone tell me why i can't see linetypes in model space? I've not had this problem in the past, so i can only assume that i have accidently changed some...

    Started by claire‎, 16th Aug 2003 08:20 am
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    18th Aug 2003 07:24 am Go to last post
  6. Curved text

    Hi, Could anyone help me with creating curved text, such as text alligned to a circle (either inside or outside), or simply alligned to a curve? I am using the trial version of AutoCAD 2004. ...

    Started by curteanu‎, 17th Aug 2003 10:23 am
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    17th Aug 2003 12:35 pm Go to last post
  7. Autocad Hatch

    :) I'm somewhat new toautocad,have been using datacad for years. hatch is driving me crazy.Is there a complete explanation of how this works Thank-you builderdc

    Started by builderdc‎, 6th Aug 2003 06:03 pm
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    11th Aug 2003 12:35 pm Go to last post
  8. english to metric

    I would like to find out how to covert english drawings to metric...Is there a program that does this quickly and easily???.........I have been told Dual dimensioning is a way...is this easy...and...

    Started by Tays‎, 3rd Aug 2003 05:52 am
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  9. freezing layer in tabs

    acad 2000i I have a large site drawing and view this through numerous tabs. Each tab contains a view port and variouse layers are are frozen in each view port on each tab. The problen is when I add...

    Started by davebrunyee‎, 29th Jul 2003 10:32 am
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  10. help with topography

    i was wondering if there was an easy way of making a realistic model of the ground conditions of a site... i have a project at the moment where it would be alot easier if i could use acad 2000 to...

    Started by blake‎, 21st Jul 2003 10:23 am
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  11. Drawings not on their coordinates?!

    Hi everyone. I'm new to the board and I have a question for anyone with an answer. At work, I noticed a lot of drawings that are to scale and have a coordinate sytem on it. i.e. this storage...

    Started by Jr. Piper‎, 20th Jul 2003 11:44 pm
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  12. is there anyway on autocad 2000 that I can cut text or

    Is there anyway on autocad 2000 that I can cut or modify text? Please help me out. Thanks in advance, Hector

    Started by hector‎, 17th Jul 2003 08:34 am
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  13. Solid fill appears black

    I am using Autocad 2002. I am having the following problem, I have a simple rectangle, under this rectangle are wires. I want the wires to run behind the rectangle so that I do not see them as they...

    Started by CJ‎, 16th Jul 2003 12:08 am
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  14. 2004 Undo

    Hello , I´m rather new on this forum , but i think it´s right place to make this Q. Is there a way to make the 2004 undo Command Not include the intellizoom , like it was on 2000 ? ...

    Started by jos Hec‎, 15th Jul 2003 02:16 pm
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  15. the lock viewport option disappears

    when i right click on the border line of a viewport , a menu should show up. then i may choose an option which allows me to lock the viewport. my question is that recently when i do this the menu...

    Started by Andy‎, 14th Jul 2003 06:24 pm
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  16. Offsetting along a spline & graded hatching

    Morning chaps and lasses. I am currently detailing a garden design using AutoCAD 2002 and need to see if there is a 'short cut'/ better way available to produce the following: I need to be able...

    Started by Dan‎, 8th Jul 2003 11:38 am
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  17. Existing Ground surface from supplied contours

    I am returning to using ACAD after several years away and have forgotten many of the things I use to know, so this may sound like a stupid question to some of you, but here goes. First I have a data...

    Started by bluedogt‎, 5th Jul 2003 04:04 pm
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  18. Changing reference points?

    The CAD program I normally use (FabriWIN) allows me to chage reference points easily. How do I do the same in AutoCAD 2000i? David

    Started by stray_catalyst‎, 1st Jul 2003 12:27 pm
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  19. 2002 - 2000LT differences

    I have recently changed from 2000LT to 2002, and am finding certain restrictions, which I beleive are due to my settings. 1. The layer tool on the object properties tool bar does not apear to...

    Started by Dan‎, 27th Jun 2003 09:41 am
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  20. Just got AutoDesk AutoCAD 2004 LT and have a few questions!!

    My uncle is the owner at a woodworking buisness over in Conneticut at Yoguez WoodWorking, Llc and I will be going over there in a couple of weeks to help him out at his carpentry shop. I bought...

    Started by SkyeHack‎, 21st Jun 2003 07:59 pm
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  21. Which English dictionary to use

    Whats the difference between the enz British English (ize) & ens British English (ise) dictionary?Are they different type standards like British Standards etc?Wondering which is more appropriate for...

    Started by hyposmurf‎, 24th Jun 2003 01:58 pm
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  22. mystery mtext problem in r14

    One of the dinosaurs at work is still using r14 (it was hard enough prising him off his drawing board, so we don't hastle him too much). Just recently he found that when the mtext editor is open,...

    Started by ian_foster‎, 8th Jun 2003 09:08 pm
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  23. jumping to points

    Im using AutoCAD 2002 and i need to know how to start a drawing tool a certain distance away from another point. Say i have a point and i want to start a line exactly 3.5 inches away from it and at a...

    Started by johnfulwyler‎, 19th Jun 2003 03:12 am
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  24. I'm new in Acad....

    :shock: Hi, I used to use Mstation, but I need to modify a map in Acad… and I have had some big problems… maybe for you is easy… but not for me… for instance… I have a logo company but I don’t know...

    Started by lizmart12‎, 14th Jun 2003 03:35 pm
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  25. New user question on Architectual Desktop

    Is Autocad 200* the same as Architectual Desktop or are they different versions of the same program. What are the differences if any? Thank you for your help.

    Started by joechicken‎, 9th Jun 2003 11:04 pm
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