AutoCAD Arc Tricks (3 Interesting Arc Tricks)

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Circles and Arcs are quite important AutoCAD Objects. Working with them is a bit challenging at the beginning, however, with time they start to make a lot of sense! We have older arc/circle-related topics that can be very useful for you. Just like the one where we explain 3 Ways to Convert Circle to Polyline … Read more

How to Add Boundary of Viewport to Model Space in AutoCAD! (2 Easy Tricks!)

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Today we are going to look at How to add the Viewport Boundary to the Model Space in AutoCAD. This can be quite useful especially if you have several viewports. That way while drawing in the model space you would know the boundaries of the viewport and won’t go outside of those. If you are … Read more

Copy Layouts in AutoCAD (3 Extremely Simple Methods)

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Today we are discussing the topic of How to Copy Layouts in AutoCAD. I am going to explain 3 different methods, each suitable for a different occasion so you can choose the best one for you! Creating Layouts from scratch every time can be very time-consuming and annoying. This is why the idea to Copy … Read more

AutoCAD Points! How to Add Points and Edit Point Styles with Ease!

How to Add Points and Edit Point Styles in AutoCAD

AutoCAD Points are some of the most useful objects but are often overlooked. They are used by default when working with measure and divide tools and many more. Maybe the reason for their poor use is their point style? AutoCAD points are not suitable for the tasks you have?Today we are going to look at … Read more

How to Convert Circle to Polyline in AutoCAD? (3 Simple Tricks!)

Learn how to convert Circle to polyline!

In this post, we are going to look at 3 Simple Ways to Convert Circle to Polyline. This can be very useful when drawing a complex geometry consisting of several lines and circles. As well as, when drawing a polyline that needs to have an Arc section with a specific Radius or Diameter. I am … Read more

How to Change Background Color in AutoCAD (And Other Color Settings!)

Learn how to change the background color in AutoCAD

AutoCAD Model Space Drafting Area is the place where every user spends most of their time. The drafting Area in AutoCAD is the blank canvas on which all the information is placed. This is why it is very important to set it the way you feel most comfortable working. In the past when our colleagues … Read more

How to Change the Default Save Location in AutoCAD?

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AutoCAD is computer-aided design software that uses .dwg file format for its drawing files. Today we will go through the steps to change the default save location of those .dwg files as well as explain the main file formats used in the software. What is a .DWG file DWG is a proprietary file format used … Read more

How to Use Offset in AutoCAD, an in-depth Article!

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In this post, we are going to learn everything about Offset in AutoCAD. We are going to look at what exactly the Offset command means and does, how to use Offset in AutoCAD, the different types of offset distance specification. Furthermore, we are going to elevate our knowledge even further. Learning tricks like creating Multiple … Read more

How to Add Center Mark and Centerline in AutoCAD

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Have you ever heard of Center Mark and Centerline tools? These are great features introduced in the AutoCAD 2017 version.With the help of Center Mark, you can now add an interactive object to both Circles and Arcs, that represents the center of the circle with just one click of the mouse.The centerline tool, as the … Read more

How to Create Automatic Area Label (4 Step Solution!)

Checking the area of a closed object, a polygon is a common practice when working with AutoCAD. We all know the AREA command that displays the area in the command line. Previously we have even looked at a way to get automatically a summarized areas of several objects. The issue with these practices is that … Read more