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The Hitchhiker’s Guide to … the Basics of AutoCAD Printing

At some point in the course of nearly every design project, you’ll want to output a drawing layout to a printer, a plotter, or a PDF file. Because you might need several types of outputs, AutoCAD makes it easy for you to save your settings in named page setups for each of them. These page setups store settings—such as sheet size, scale, output device, and format—so that, once specified, you can simply choose a page setup for the result you want.

Get up to speed on the basics of AutoCAD printing with a visit to …AutoCAD Quick Access toolbar for plotting. Hitchhiker's Guide to Basics of ... AutoCAD printing.

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