Category Archives: Tips

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 Plot a Layout in AutoCAD

By | October 8, 2017

Step 1: Do one of the following steps: Right-click a layout tab > click Plot. Hold down SHIFT to select several layout tabs > right-click a layout tab > click Publish Selected Layouts. Step 2: Select settings in the Plot or the Publish dialog box > Click OK or Publish.

How to create a New Layout in AutoCAD

By | October 8, 2017

You can do one of the following ways: 1. You can do the following: Right – Click any Layout tab > Click New layout. 2. You can create a new layout using LAYOUTWIZARD command: Type LAYOUTWIZARD > Enter > Open Crete Layout dialog box , on each page of the Create Layout wizard, select the appropriate settings for… Read More »

AutoCAD Layout – Scale Lineweights, MSPACE, PSPACE, Model command

By | October 8, 2017

How to scale lineweights in a layout in AutoCAD? Step 1: You click select a layout tab which you want to scale lineweights. Step 2: Right-click a layout tab > Click Page Setup Manager. Step 3: In the Page Setup Manager > Click Modify. Step 4: In the Page Setup dialog box, you select Scale Lineweights > Click… Read More »

How to take attributes from available drawing to new drawing

By | October 7, 2017

I call AutoCAD’s attributes as Layer, Dimstyle, Style Text, Block, Xref … When you create a new drawing but you have not a lot of time for setting up a new drawing. So we choose how to get attributes from other available drawings is very unkind. For this way, you just click to choose what you need. After… Read More »

How to Paste, Link, Embed in AutoCAD

By | October 7, 2017

When do you use Embed, Paste and Link feature? and How to Paste, Link, Embed in AutoCAD? Embed: the object is inserted into the drawing which will be able to open to the source program when you want to edit them. It means when you double-clicks on that object, the source program will be opened and now you… Read More »

Sheet Set Manager feature tutorial basic in AutoCAD 2018

By | October 7, 2017

The Sheet Set Manager is a tool for managing drawings. This tool allows linking to drawings anywhere on the drive. Automatically update the name of the designer, manager, check (only need to edit the text only once). Automatically catalog the drawing and update the drawing name into the drawing list. It allows the writer to better manage the… Read More »

How to modify shortcut command AutoCAD 2015

By | October 7, 2017

What is Shortcut command? The shortcut is a command which is shortened into one or two letters to call a specific command in CAD as this command to execute. The structure of the shortcut commands depends on the settings of autodesk or user needs that the user can modify shortcut command. How to modify shortcut command in AutoCAD… Read More »

How to Hide or Show Layers in drawing AutoCAD 2018

By | October 6, 2017

Today AutoCAD Tip: How to hide or show layers in drawing? LAYOFF, LAYISO AND LAYON command are important three command in CAD. They will help you to control all layers in the drawing and help you to draw fast more, save time more. How to hide layers in AutoCAD? 1. LAYOFF > Enter > choose Layer > Enter… Read More »

What is new features in AutoCAD 2018

By | October 6, 2017

Autodesk has just announced the release of AutoCAD 2018 version and with too many new tools designed to help you always stay ahead in design. In addition, the new features gallery of the new release, AutoCAD 2018 also marks 35 years of the world’s most popular design platform. AutoCAD 2018 is the most professional drawing software today. It… Read More »