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  • Text Tips AutoCAD
    Learning
    We all use text in our drawings, and AutoCAD provides some great “hidden” tools that can help when you need to fix mistakes that you may have done or just change the way that you need your text to look.

  • Text Settings: Exploring the Features and Benefits of AutoCAD
    Learning
    Text in an AutoCAD drawing is the means by which you communicate information. The ability to give text in an easy-to-read format is critical for good communication. The methods for accessing and formatting text provide greater efficiency and control of the text objects in your drawings.

  • Learning
    It was a lesson I learned early in my career. The drafting checker had marked every instance of “GREY” in my drawing set to be changed to “GRAY”. It seems the Mil-Spec I was working under was quite specific about that. Now, these were in the good old days of board drafting, so I had […]

  • AutoCAD Text Align
    Learning
    The AutoCAD Text Align tool enables you to quickly align single-, multi-line, and attribute text.

  • Learning
    AutoCAD 2016 software offers significant enhancements to dimensioning tools in AutoCAD. It replaces the old AutoCAD dimension command (DIM) with a far more powerful version, and enables you to wrap dimension text across multiple lines. DIM command The AutoCAD DIM command is now accessible from the Annotate ribbon tab. Next to it you’ll find a […]