Category Archives: Tips

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 »

How to edit shortcut command in AutoCAD

By | March 3, 2014

Change or edit shortcut keys is one of tips to help you to draw faster. My advice that you should modify these commands that has less letter shortcut command. For example, I would like to change the shortcut key for the COPY command to “C” instead of “CO” and CIRCLE to “CR” instead of “C” because I use… Read More »

Export tutorial construction progress chart MP to AutoCAD

By | February 27, 2014

If you are engineer or project manager, you need to be fluent AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Project software. When you had finished the construction progress chart by MP, do you want export into DWG file to print? How to export it into AutoCAD? Step 1: You open the required progress chart to export to CAD. Step 2: Identification… Read More »

Import tutorial AutoCAD file into SketchUp

By | February 21, 2014

Do you want to export AutoCAD file to SketchUp? Today I will give a tutorial to you how to import AutoCAD file into SketchUp. Step 1: Preparation AutoCAD file You have to prepare AutoCAD file before importing into SketchUp. This file must be simply. In this drawing, you not only turn on walls, doors, windows but also turn… Read More »

Lock tutorial AutoCAD drawing

By | February 18, 2014

Do you want to prevent other people to open your drawing? I think that if you have an important drawing, you should lock it. In this part, I will give tutorial to you do this. Step 1: You open AutoCAD drawing that you need to lock. Step 2: Choose save as > now show save drawing as dialog… Read More »

Load custom hatch pattern in AutoCAD

By | February 15, 2014

When you have downloaded or created hatch pattern. Now you want to load this file into AutoCAD software. How to load this application? Today I will guide to you the simply way. That is add a support file search path. If you place custom hatch file into your own folder, you can simply add support file search path.… Read More »

Autolisp load application in AutoCAD

By | February 11, 2014

How to load Application? Autolisp program is very important. It will help you to draw faster. How to load auto lisp in AutoCAD software? If you have an Autolisp file, you can load it by using load application feature in manage tab such as: Click Tool > choose Load Application. Or you can type APPLOAD command > press… Read More »