AutoCad Introductory Outline

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Getting Started o Starting a new drawing o The screen layout o Command Line & using the keyboard o Opening an existing drawing o Using your Pointing Device o AutoCAD¶s Cartesian Workspace Basic Drawing and Editing o Drawing Lines, Rectangles & Circles o Erasing Objects o Using Direct Distance Entry & Polar Tracking o Drawing with Grid & Snap o Viewing your drawing o Using Undo o Saving your Work o Exiting AutoCAD Drawing Precision o Using Object Snap & Object Snap o Overrides o Polar Tracking Summary o Object Snap Tracking Changing Your Drawings o Selecting Objects for Editing o Moving & Copying Objects o Rotating & Scaling Objects Setting Up a Layout o Printing Concepts o Working in Layouts o Creating a New Layout o Guidelines for Layouts Printing o The PLOT Command

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Organising Your Drawings o Creating New Drawings with Templates o What are Layers? o Layer State o Changing an Object¶s Layer Drawing Information o Measuring a Distance & Area o Information about Objects More Object Types o Drawing Arcs & Polylines o Converting Polylines to Lines & Arcs o Converting Lines & Arcs to Polylines Advanced Editing Commands o Using Trim, Extend, Fillet & Chamfer o Offsetting & Mirroring Objects o Creating Arrays of Objects Inserting Blocks o What are Blocks? o Inserting Blocks o Using DesignCenter to Insert Blocks Annotation o Adding, Formatting & Editing Multiline Text o Other Text Tools o Spell Checking Text o Using & Editing Hatch Patterns o Dimensioning Concepts o Dimension Tools o Adding & Editing Dimensions

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Plot Settings Plot Preview

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Basic Leaders Selecting a Dimension Style

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