Category Archives: Tips

Lisp calculate total length of polylines

You have a lot of separate polylines in the drawing. How do you calculate its total? I will introduce a lisp to you. It will help you to calculate length of polylines. Download lisp here Load application Type TLEN > Choose polylines that you need to calculate > Enter > Show AutoCAD message dialog box. Video tutorial:

How to control layer visibility in AutoCAD

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 »

Advantage using AutoCAD layout – part 1

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 »

Text opposite when use mirror command AutoCAD

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: