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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 Seaching 4 ACAD 2010 Video Tutorials. . .

    Hi folks I just finished the installation of Autocad Architecture 2010, now i need to find some videos tutorilas, anyone know where i can find them? Despite having 1 pdf doc. tutorial i thing...

    Started by Hiddink‎, 26th Mar 2010 07:34 pm
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  2. Layer Order change?

    I am exporting dxfs to an application that is importing the lines and blocks based on their layers. I just found out that the order in which the lines and blocks are drawn depends on the layer...

    Started by gt9550a‎, 21st Apr 2010 10:33 pm
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  3. Contour Map to 3D Problem

    Hi everyone. First time writer, here. I am currently studying AutoCAD 2010 and I am very infatuated with my latest assignment: plotting a contour map and then turning into 3D. I like it so much that...

    Started by Gregory‎, 24th Apr 2010 10:43 pm
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  4. Embarrassed Labels versus Tags

    When do I use a label and when a tag? I am creating labels but realized that tags will let me add a leader and I cannot see a way to add a leader to a label. Is there a difference between these two...

    Started by pamcad‎, 29th Apr 2010 07:55 pm
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  5. Notepad Prefixes Showing

    When saving a drawing down to a lower release, I've found in several cases on floor plans, the prefixes with the back slashes before the actual text you want showing, show up. I wind up editing them...

    Started by gsksun4‎, 7th May 2010 06:57 pm
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  6. Shared configuration in AutoCAD 2007 LT, multiple user accounts, 2 licenses

    AutoCAD 2007 LT multiple user accounts, with global configuration on network server. Hi all, I am trying to setup 2 AutoCAD computers for remote desktop. Currently the user logs on with...

    Started by amurenbeeld‎, 17th May 2010 11:34 pm
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  7. eDrawings/Solidworks to Inventor

    Hello All, I have an assembly of parts provided to me in eDrawings. I need to make it into a step file to convert to inventor. I can use a dummy model. If that is not possible at least, to be able...

    Started by Freedom!‎, 15th Jun 2010 06:05 pm
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  8. Text Height In Multileader Style

    I set the text height in Multileader Style to 6". I set the height in Text Style to 0". Each time I start a leader, the Text Formatting box has the text height at 52'. I change it to 6" and it works,...

    Started by gsksun4‎, 9th Jun 2010 01:34 pm
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  9. How to export template?

    edit: nm, i figured it out

    Started by Mason Dixon‎, 15th Jun 2010 05:43 pm
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  10. Cool Problem when exporting to Microsoft Visio

    I'm new to Autocad and Visio. I have been saving an Autocad 2004 floorplan as a dwg or dwf file and then opening it with Visio 2007. My problem is when the file is imported in Visio the...

    Started by learner's permit‎, 18th Jun 2010 04:28 pm
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  11. no plus sign in CUI

    AutoCAD 2007 I open Customize User Interface (CUI), on top-left box, there is Toolbars, menus and so on and they have a plus sign on their left side. It is supposed that by clicking the plus sign,...

    Started by khoshravan‎, 4th Jul 2010 04:08 am
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  12. Data link Question Rephrased

    Hello, I am trying to create template drawing that has 27 separate Data Links linked to a corresponding number of tables created using the DRAW>TABLE command. They are linked to an Excel...

    Started by rickhebert‎, 29th Jun 2010 05:08 pm
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  13. havnt disapeared..on new project

    Just wanted to thank tankman and others for helping me to get familiar with Autocad. I will be using it more now that I have a true "mechanical" purpose to use it. I am part of a volunteer race...

    Started by lortech‎, 6th Jul 2010 11:16 pm
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  14. Area of surfaces

    Pls, How to calculate area of planar or nonplanar surfaces? Is there necessarity to get boundary first? To make more precise, Revolving lines - produce revolved surfaces. How to calculate...

    Started by lvganov‎, 12th Jul 2010 01:42 pm
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  15. Producing dynamic blocks

    Hi, Sorry this may of been posted in the past. Does anyone have a dnamic block that looks like the following bracket (brace)symbol. symbol required }

    Started by GIB39‎, 28th Jul 2010 07:26 pm
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  16. Connecting to AutoCad

    Hi I'm wondering what is the best way to communicate with AutoCAD from the outer applications. I thought about some client-server application but when the server (as a macro in AutoCAD) waits for...

    Started by PanHasan‎, 3rd Aug 2010 01:14 pm
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  17. layer hidden except when selected?

    Hello all, I remember seeing a block at one point that had some components of it that were hidden until you selected the block. so for a basic example, normally you would just see this: SHAPE ...

    Started by p0026376‎, 6th Aug 2010 03:32 pm
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  18. Using already calibrated plotter setings on another version of Autocad

    Hi! I have two versions of Autocad instaled on my computer 2007 and 2008. Is it possible to somehow just copy the calibrated custom plotter setings from version 2008 to 2007? Thanx!

    Started by Butch‎, 25th Aug 2010 12:15 pm
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  19. Using 3d face function to mesh

    Hello!!.. I am using FE-pipe software for FEA analysis and it requires using Autocad to plot and mesh geometries.One example requires splitting the space between two concentric arcs into quads...

    Started by ranjit‎, 30th Aug 2010 09:28 am
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  20. What is best "plot style" for standard hp7130 printer?

    I just need black and white prints to review drawings and the lines are very light when using acad.sbt and acad.cbt plot styles. What plot style would provide the best black/white contrast with...

    Started by psTopkat‎, 24th Sep 2010 03:32 am
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  21. Cad standards

    Hi folks, I'm looking for a book that can help me draw profesional level cad plans. I found this book at amazon " The Architect's Guide to the U.S. National CAD Standard Does anyone use this...

    Started by Timber‎, 26th Sep 2010 10:22 pm
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  22. Attributes in Lookups?

    Hey So I just started a new work and learning autocad was a must so I've been basically living on this website. I'm stuck on this one problem, and some seem to have referenced about it, but I...

    Started by buttape‎, 18th Oct 2010 04:22 pm
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  23. thread offset

    I am confused on how much to offset the bottom major/minor thread lines. It's SQ THD, P=12, DBL THD-LH. I get confused on which way to move them and the direction. Is it half of the crest or half...

    Started by AFitchguy07‎, 24th Oct 2010 12:08 am
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  24. Import Splines from 3ds max to use edgesurf

    Hi, My first post here, as I have been trying to find a work-flow from max to cad and back again. I'm trying to export spline shapes from max, import them into autocad, use the edgesurf...

    Started by ampersand‎, 28th Oct 2010 07:33 am
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  25. Question How to draw an arc in AutoCAD so that it looks smoother in Illustrator? And more...

    Hi, everybody! I am drawing my plans in AutoCAD 2006. After finishing one plan, I open it in Adobe Illustrator CS3. Before opening in Adobe Illustrator, I flatten all splines to polylines. ...

    Started by tajanat‎, 5th Nov 2010 03:40 pm
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