Tag Archives: Model and paper space

Drawing frame

By | September 11, 2014

After you finish creating a the drawing. You need to show objects on the paper frame. Therefore, drawing frame is quite important. It will give information about project. So, how many is frame size? A0 is 841mmx1189mm A1 is 594mmx841mm A2 is 420mmx594mm A3 is 297mmx420mm A4 is 210mmx297m A1 and A3 is used the most popular. For… Read More »

How to use layoff and layiso command in layout viewport

By | May 13, 2014

In the model space, when you use layoff and layiso to turn on or off layer in AutoCAD drawing. And you can show back these layers with layon command. However, if you use this command in currently layout viewport, you don’t show temporarily layers turned. All this layers is frozen. So how to use layoff and layiso command… Read More »

How to create a new dimension in AutoCAD

By | April 27, 2014

Commonly, in the drawing there are a different lot of scale styles. Some scale is popular as 1:10, 1:20, 1: 25, 1: 50, and 1:100. If you are civil engineering, you will see this ratio in the design drawing or construction drawing. So, how to create and control a new dimension in AutoCAD? In the tutorial lesson, I… 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 »

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 »

Model space and paper space in layout AutoCAD

By | April 5, 2014

In last tutorial, I had guided everyone how to make a new layout  and add a viewport in AutoCAD. In this tutorial, you will introduce about model space and paper space in layout AutoCAD. It will help to improve your layout’s skill. MODEL SPACE can only be activated if there is at least one viewport. To enter model… Read More »

Create and modify layout viewport in AutoCAD

By | April 3, 2014

When you show a drawing with layout space, you can use viewport in this environment. Today you will introduce how to create and modify viewport. You can create a single layout viewport so that fits the entire layout or create multiple layout viewports in the layout. Once you create the viewports, you can change their size, their properties,… Read More »

Create new a layout in AutoCAD

By | March 26, 2014

Default in AutoCAD has two layouts that are layout1, layout2. If you do not see the default layout tabs, you will turn on them. Open the OPTIONS dialog box (type OP > Space). Click the Display tab and then check the box next to Display Layout and Model tabs then click OK. In this series, I will help you… 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 »