New commands and system variables AutoCAD 2016

By | April 18, 2015

Per version will give helpful new commands and features to user. AutoCAD 2016 version is also. Today AutoCAD Tutorial will introduce new commands and new system variable in this version to everyone. You can refer them on Autodesk’s Website.

New features AutoCAD 2016

AutoCAD 2016 version

New commands in AutoCAD 2016

1. CLOSEALLOTHER command

Closes all other open drawings, except the current active drawing.

2. CMATTACHCOORDINATIONMODELATTACH

Inserts references to coordination models such as NWD and NWC Navisworks files.

3. DIGITALSIGN

Provides a separate command to add a digital signature to a drawing. Removes the Digital Signature tab from the SECURITYOPTIONS command.

4. GOTOSTART

Switches from the current active drawing to the Start tab.

5. PCEXTRACTCENTERLINE

Draws a centerline for a cylindrical segment of a point cloud.

6. PCEXTRACTCORNER

Marks the point of the intersection between three detected planes in a point cloud.

7. PCEXTRACTEDGE

Infers the edge between two planes and draws a line to mark the edge.

8. PCEXTRACTSECTION

Generates 2D geometry from a point cloud that contains section objects.

9. POINTCLOUDCROPSTATE

Controls saving, restoring, and deleting point cloud crop states.

10. RENDERENVIRONMENTCLOSE

Closes the Render Environment & Exposure palette.

11. RENDEREXPOSURECLOSE

Closes the Render Environment & Exposure palette.

12. RENDERWINDOW

Displays the Render window. Replaces the RENDERWIN command.

13. RENDERWINDOWCLOSE

Closes the Render window.

14. SCRIPTCALL

Executes a sequence of commands the same as the SCRIPT command, with the additional capability of also executing nested scripts.

15. SECTIONSPINNERS

Sets the default increment value for the Section Offset and Slice Thickness controls in the Section Plane Contextual Ribbon tab.

16. SYSVARMONITOR

Displays the System Variable Monitor dialog box.

New system variables in AutoCAD 2016

1. CMFADECOLOR

Controls the amount of black blended on all attached coordination models.

2. CMFADEOPACITY

Controls the amount of dimming through transparency for all attached coordination models.

3. DIMLAYER

Specifies a default layer for new dimensions.

4. DIMPICKBOX

Sets the object selection target height, in pixels within the DIM command.

5. DIMTXTRULER

Controls the display of ruler when editing a dimension text.

6. EXPVALUE

Specifies the exposure value to apply during rendering.

7. EXPWHITEBALANCE

Specifies the Kelvin color temperature (white balance) value to apply during rendering.

8. GALLERYVIEW

Controls the type of preview in the ribbon drop-down galleries.

9. IBLENVIRONMENT

Enables image-based lighting and specifies the current image map.

10. LEGACYCODESEARCH

Controls whether searching for executable files includes the current and drawing folders.

11. LINEFADING

Controls whether line displays are faded when hardware acceleration is on and you have exceeded the line density limits.

12. LINEFADINGLEVEL

When hardware acceleration is on, controls the intensity of the line fading effect.

13. POINTCLOUD2DVSDISPLAY

Turns off or on the bounding box and text message when viewing a point cloud in the 2D Wireframe visual style.

14. POINTCLOUDEDGEDISPLAY

Specifies the type of edge preview displayed in a point cloud.

15. RENDERENVSTATE

Indicates whether the Render Environment & Exposure palette is open or closed.

16. RENDERLEVEL

Specifies the number of iterations, or levels, the render engine performs to create the rendered image.

17. RENDERLIGHTCALC

Controls the rendering accuracy of lights and materials.

18. RENDERTARGET

Controls the duration to use for rendering.

19. RENDERTIME

Specifies the number of minutes that the render engine uses to iteratively refine a rendered image.

20. REVCLOUDCREATEMODE

Specifies the default input for creating revision clouds.

21. REVCLOUDGRIPS

Controls the number of grips displayed on a revision cloud.

22. SECTIONOFFSETINC

Sets the default increment value for the section object slice thickness control.

23. SECTIONTHICKNESSINC

Sets the default increment value for section object offset control.

24. SELECTIONEFFECTCOLOR

Sets the color of the glowing highlighting effect on object selection.

25. STARTINFOLDER

Stores the drive and folder path from where the product was started.

26. SYSMON

Specifies whether changes to system variables values are monitored.

27. WORKINGFOLDER

Stores the drive and folder path of the operating system’s working folder or current directory for the process, which can be of interest to developers.

28. XREFOVERRIDE

Controls the display of object properties on referenced layers.

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