Category Archives: Layout Tutorial

AutoCAD Layout – Select all Layouts, Delete, Rename, Duplicate Layout

By | October 8, 2017

How to select all layouts in AutoCAD? You can do the following: Right-click any layout tab > Click Select All Layouts. How to delete a layout in AutoCAD? You can do the following: Right-click the layout tab for the layout you want to delete > Click Delete > In the warning box, click OK to delete the layout.… Read More »

AutoCAD Layout – MVIEW command, Scale Locking, Scale unLocking

By | October 8, 2017

How to create a viewport layout space in AutoCAD? Using MVIEW command. You can do the following: Type MV > enter > Specifies the first corner of a rectangular viewport. How to turn on scale locking in a layout viewport in AutoCAD? Step 1: In the layout, click the viewport whose scale you want to lock. Step 2:… Read More »

How to use layoff and layiso command in layout viewport

By | May 13, 2014

In the model space, when you use layoff and layiso to turn on or off layer in AutoCAD drawing. And you can show back these layers with layon command. However, if you use this command in currently layout viewport, you don’t show temporarily layers turned. All this layers is frozen. So how to use layoff and layiso command… Read More »

Advantage using AutoCAD layout – part 1

By | April 8, 2014

1. Always can draw in much scale If you are a beginner, you will feel confusing about drawing’s scale. With AutoCAD layout that you can easily complete the drawing without having to think how to show these scales in the drawing and how to create different dimension styles. 2. Modify drawing is easy Why? Because all objects is… Read More »

Model space and paper space in layout AutoCAD

By | April 5, 2014

In last tutorial, I had guided everyone how to make a new layout  and add a viewport in AutoCAD. In this tutorial, you will introduce about model space and paper space in layout AutoCAD. It will help to improve your layout’s skill. MODEL SPACE can only be activated if there is at least one viewport. To enter model… Read More »

Create and modify layout viewport in AutoCAD

By | April 3, 2014

When you show a drawing with layout space, you can use viewport in this environment. Today you will introduce how to create and modify viewport. You can create a single layout viewport so that fits the entire layout or create multiple layout viewports in the layout. Once you create the viewports, you can change their size, their properties,… Read More »

Create new a layout in AutoCAD

By | March 26, 2014

Default in AutoCAD has two layouts that are layout1, layout2. If you do not see the default layout tabs, you will turn on them. Open the OPTIONS dialog box (type OP > Space). Click the Display tab and then check the box next to Display Layout and Model tabs then click OK. In this series, I will help you… Read More »

Move objects between model and paper space in AutoCAD

By | March 19, 2014

Do you want to move objects between model space and paper space in AutoCAD? In AutoCAD allow you to do this very easy and today I will give a tutorial to everyone how to do that with the CHSPACE command. How to use the CHSPACE command? Before you active this command, you need to click a layout. You… Read More »