If you are in a company that has several individual items that you use repeatedly, things like valves, pumps, or any other piece of equipment. You may have already created these items into blocks and probably have them on a sheet that stores most, if not all the blocks. or you open a drawing that […]
Have you ever wanted to do a count of blocks that you have inserted into an AutoCAD drawing. The extract data command allows you to do an accurate count as well as pull out metadata (attribute) information from within the block. This video showcases the process to extract and then modify the drawing to see […]
AutoCAD 2020 has been released and with it comes new features.
With the introduction of the specialized toolsets, the whats new for AutoCAD basically included all the modules of the toolset but in the background Autodesk was still adding new or improved feature son the vanilla AutoCAD.
The Design Center in AutoCAD is a very useful tool when it comes to sharing design elements both within your own drawings as well as between colleagues and external consultants. To open the Design Center select the View tab on the ribbon and on the Panels panel you will find the icon for the […]
AutoCAD Tool Palettes – a quick intro. Tool Palettes have been around for a while yet not many people are using it in their daily routine.