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Here’s a problem many people face when working on engineering drawings, especially plan and profile sheets. How to create a drawing with different vertical and horizontal scales? As everyone should know by now, in AutoCAD, you always draw FULL scale. This becomes a problem when working on some drawings, because when you are working on [...]
How to fix a lagging mouse that delays the movement in AutoCAD
AutoCAD Tips and AutoCAD Training: Osnap and Osnap Overrides. Everything you need to know about Osnap
Here’s a video tip for everyone. Video Tips are usually only available to our subscribers (you can subscribe for free in the upper right portion of the screen), but I get asked this question so often by AutoCAD 2009 users.
Learn how the PICKADD variable works and why it sometimes changes mysteriously.
Here’s another subscriber inspired tip on performing calculations while in a command along with unit conversions using ‘cal and ‘qc (QuickCalc)
One of the coolest things about having a community of subscribers here at AutoCAD Tip of the Day is we can all benefit from the knowledge and experience of each other.
Patrick Szeto submitted a tip on another trim command called EXTRIM. This is a great command. I think it used to be part of Express Tools and starting in release 2007, it became a command that you can only access through the command line.
In today’s tip, I’m going to show you how to get rid of some of the prompts that slow you down by making you answer stupid prompts. I’m actually going to show you how to affect 8 different prompts.
In this tip I will show you how to insert images into your drawings and to remove the Image Frames for plotting purposes.