Category Archives: Tips

How to control layer visibility in AutoCAD

By | May 6, 2014

Controlling layer’s visibility in AutoCAD is very important. It will help you to draw quickly and manage a good your drawing. In the tutorial lesson, you will introduce some AutoCAD’s feature to turn on/off and lock some layer in your drawing. LAYISO – This command will help you to show layers necessarily. You can do as following: Type… Read More »

Plot exactly to scale in AutoCAD

By | April 25, 2014

Plot drawing is very important, it is your result when draw for a project. The drawing is quality and beautiful which is controlled about text size, layer, dimension and scale in drawing. Today I will help you how to plot exactly to scale in AutoCAD. If paper frame is showed scale 1:100 If paper frame is showed to… Read More »

How to add text under dimension line in AutoCAD

By | April 24, 2014

In the structure drawing or any drawing, dimension is very important and not lack. In some case, you want to add a legend under dimension line. For beginner, they often add a text. So this way is not good. Beacause when you stretch this dimension, it don’t move and you must move these texts. In this lesson, I… Read More »

Error paper space only show black and white

By | April 12, 2014

Sometime you receive some AutoCAD drawings from your customer or group’s member. When you open this file, you only see object’s layer in the model space with layer’s property. However, in the paper space has a problem that all obejcts only show in black and white color. You must be relax, don’t worry about that. Today, I will… Read More »

Download free Hatch custom patterns AutoCAD – Part 1

By | April 10, 2014

AutoCAD provide some pattern available to you, so it remain to allow you to load hatch patterns custom. In the addition, you can make a new hatch pattern. In this part, you will introduce some beautiful patterns, you can download to my computer and load custom hatch patterns into AutoCAD Video tutorial load hatch custom patterns in AutoCAD:

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 »

Modify linetype scale in model space and viewport same

By | March 20, 2014

Do you want to modify linetype scale in model space and paper space or other viewport the same? In this series, I will help everyone do this. You will be introduced two ways. 1st way: Use PSLTSCALE and REGENALL command in AutoCAD In the Model space, you activate PSLTSCALE command and at the prompt, enter new value is… 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 »

Text opposite when use mirror command AutoCAD

By | March 17, 2014

When you use MIRROR command in AutoCAD, some case text is mirrored or opposite as figure below. So would you like these texts not to opposite when use MIRROR command? I will help you to do this with tutorial and video as following: 1st way: You can use SETVAR command 2nd way: You use MIRTEXT command Video tutorial:

How to create block quickly in AutoCAD

By | March 7, 2014

In previously post, you had been introduced create and edit block in AutoCAD. So what do you want to create a block quickly? I will be tutorial two ways for you. 1st way: You select objects need to create block and then using Ctrl + C to copy these objects, after that use Ctrl + Shift + V… Read More »