Add/Subtract a constant Number to Multiple Text Entities in AutoCAD!

Add a number to Text entities AutoCAD

Adding or subtracting constant to a number of different Text objects in AutoCAD was a task I used to hate not so long ago. There is nothing worse than wasting valuable time editing Text because suddenly you have realized that for example, the benchmark on the plan has typing mistake. And a number needs to … Read more

Break selected Objects in AutoCAD (Break Intersecting Objects!)

Break selected objects in AutoCAD

Breaking objects in AutoCAD is almost as repetitive and common task, as drawing them in the first place. The built-in Break command is great and used by thousands of drafters every day, however, it is limited in its functionality. Today, we would learn how to bring Break Command to the next level! Break Selected Objects: … Read more

How to remove Hatch Holes in AutoCAD (With 2 Clicks!)

Fix Hatch Holes AutoCAD

Today, we are going to learn How to Fix AutoCAD Hatch Holes and How to add new Hatch Boundaries! But What are the holes in Hatch objects in the first place? A Hole in Hatch is usually created when we remove an object that was present when the Hatch was made. In most of the … Read more

Add Block Name to a MultiLeader in AutoCAD (Label Blocks Easy!)

Add the name of a block to Multileader automatically!

Today, while working on a file that contained lots of different Block objects, I thought to my self, Wouldn’t it be great if there is a way to Add Block Name to a MultiLeader? As all blocks had unique Names and Descriptions it would save me a lot of time and effort. After some digging, … Read more

Rotate Crosshairs in AutoCAD (In just 2 Simple steps!)

“How to rotate crosshairs in AutoCAD?” can seem like a pretty strange question, however, there are several instances when you might need to do just that.For example, You have received a drawing with its crosshair rotated randomly, and you want to bring it back to horizontal/vertical position. Or you have rotated your viewport but the … Read more

Rotate 2D Drawings in AutoCAD! (Rotate only Viewport content)

Rotate Drawings View in AutoCAD

Rotate the view of AutoCAD Drawing, but Why? Why would we need to Rotate an AutoCAD Drawing? Well, I can think for a dozen of reasons just on top of my mind. So let’s take a look at several examples:You receive a drawing which Coordinate System is rotated and X,Y are not directing the horizontal … Read more

Selecting Block in AutoCAD Having too Many Grip Points!

All of the sudden when I select block I can see all the grips within the actual block, not only one (or several if it is a dynamic block). Do you have the same problem? If yes, don’t worry! We are going to explain how to bring back the old behavior of AutoCAD! Selecting block having … Read more

Move, Rotate, Scale and Mirror as Fast as Lightening in AutoCAD!

Move, Rotate, Scale and Mirror with one click! in AutoCAD!

Usually, when we think of drafting, we assume that it is a slow process of expressing our engineering or architectural thoughts. This is partially true, that’s why we are trying to improve our drawing skills and complete tasks faster and easier! Move, Rotate, Scale and Mirror with one click! Those commands are the most commonly … Read more

Move, Copy and Rotate. All with one command!

Move, copy and rotate with one command

Spending time in some repetitive tasks is a thing that nobody likes to do. There are some basic commands in AutoCAD that we just can’t work without like Copy, Rotate and move. However, when we have to copy several objects and then align or rotate them we can get annoyed fast! This process can take lots … Read more

Shhh, Hide me! How to Hide parts of Drawing?

Hide parts of drawing AutoCAD

Hiding objects in AutoCAD Why would we want to hide something already drawn? Well, there are numerous times we need to hide parts of our drawing. Of course the easy solution is to delete what the objects, however sometimes this is not a solution. For example: We have an image or pdf and we want … Read more