Category Archives: Autocad Tutorials

Automatic Wire Sequencing in AutoCAD Electrical

Feb. 24, 2016 By: Elvis R. Sverko IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Manual creation of a report to designate the exact sequence of wire and pin connection takes extra time, which is always insufficient. Fortunately, AutoCAD Electrical software can perform these tasks automatically. Editor’s Note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. Wire tees are a very […]

Using Point Cloud and Terrain Themes in Autodesk InfraWorks – CAD Tutorials

IMAGINIT – Jeff Morrow | December 29, 2015 | Remark In the video above, we look at theming point clouds and terrain surfaces to get visual insights into terrain data. In this example, we are using an RCP file created from a LAS file in Autodesk’s ReCap program with an IMX file created in AutoCAD […]

Use wire sequencing to your advantage in AutoCAD Electrical and Inventor

Dec 26 2015 By: Thayne Wickam IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Learn how wire sequencing in AutoCAD Electrical works with multiple components or pins in a circuit, and how to use it for the Inventor Cable & Harness environment. Editor’s Note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. It is now easy to find information about the […]

Changing Section View Directions in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016 – CAD Tutorials

IMAGINiT – James Musselman | December 17, 2015 | Comment Users now have the option to change the direction in which sections are displayed in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016. In the video tutorial above, we will explain how to do this. To summarize the steps, users should first go to their settings tab in their […]

Revised revision clouds in AutoCAD 2016

Dec 9 2015 By: Lynn Allen Circles and Lines Tutorial: Unlike the old RevCloud command, the new version creates symmetrical revision clouds with easy-to-use handles for editing. Many of us use revision clouds to highlight various parts of our drawings, but our AutoCAD tool for doing this has long needed improvement. Fortunately, there is a […]

Creating Referenced Hyperlinks in AutoCAD Electrical

August 30, 2015 By: Alex Karan IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Learn how to create PDF files with referenced hyperlinks. Editor’s Note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. AutoCAD Electrical 2015 and 2016 allow you to publish in Adobe PDF file format with referenced hyperlinks. This feature works very similar to AutoCAD printing. The created PDF […]

Still looking at 3D in AutoCAD

May 27, 2015 By: Bill Fane Learning Curve Tutorial: Use the ViewProj and ViewSection commands to create 2D views of your models. It was a hot and sweltering evening. Captain LearnCurve, his beautiful wife, their daughter and son-in-law, and their two grandsons had competed in a Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club fuel economy race. Children and grandchildren […]

Yet another way to switch from 3D to 2D in AutoCAD

January 21, 2015 By: Bill Fane Learning Curve Tutorial: To quickly create 2D views from 3D models, try the ViewBase family of commands. It was a warm and sunny December morning just before Christmas. Captain LearnCurve, his beautiful wife, their son and daughter-in-law were relaxing in the sun on the deck of the Silver Spirit… […]

Using AutoCAD Electrical 2015 in Autodesk Vault

December 28, 2014 By: Alex Karan IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Learn the ins and outs of using AutoCAD Electrical in the Autodesk Vault environment. Editor’s note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. Before you start using AutoCAD Electrical in the Autodesk Vault environment, make sure you know the name and location of the Vault working […]

Infinite Skills “Learning AutoCAD 2015 Tutorial” provides a guide to the essentials of Computer Aided Design in the Industry Leading Curriculum in Standard and LT Editions

Learn Autodesk AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015 at your own pace. (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Technology training company InfiniteSkills Inc. this week released its “Learning AutoCAD 2015” and “Learning AutoCAD 2015 LT” tutorials, introductory courses that cover basic drawing and editing skills in AutoCAD and provide a solid foundation in the basic functionality of […]

The Infinite Skills “Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical 2015 Learning Tutorial” teaches the tools and features of the AutoCAD extension

Explore Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical 2015 at your own pace. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Software training company Infinite Skills Inc. this week released its “Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical 2015 Learning Tutorial,” an introductory course designed to teach essential tools, controls, and best practices for designing electrical projects with this popular AutoCAD extension for electrical engineers. AutoCAD Electrical […]

Mechanical applications for AutoCAD Electrical

May 22nd 2013 From: Stan Wile IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Use all the tools in Autodesk Product Design Suite. Editor’s note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. Now that AutoCAD Electrical is included in the Premium and Ultimate versions of Autodesk’s Product Design Suite, many companies have access to this software package. However, more and […]

Understanding AutoCAD Mechanical Object Snap Settings

February 12, 2013 From: John Hackney IMAGINiT Tricks Tutorial: Have you ever felt like your instant items were possessed? If you encounter strange behavior while using them, this trick may help you. Editor’s note: This tutorial is courtesy of IMAGINiT Technologies. AutoCAD Mechanical has a truly wonderful set of commands and settings that make it […]

Seek and You Will Find: Quickly locate AutoCAD files containing specific entities

October 24, 2012 From: Bill Fane Learning curve tutorial: The AutoLISP routine simplifies an otherwise daunting task. It was a hot, sunny day. Captain LearnCurve and his beautiful wife were staying at their lakeside summer cottage. They were relaxing between the water ski slopes, lazily watching a great blue heron soar past. The only cloud […]

InfiniteSkills Releases AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013 Tutorial Covering Fundamentals of Topographic Precision Modeling and Design

Learn AutoCAD Civil 3D from a top professional (PRWEB) September 01, 2012 Video tutorial provider InfiniteSkills Inc. has announced the availability of its latest AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013 video tutorial series, commented by Seth Cohen, a professionally certified CAD trainer. With 106 separate lessons explaining the program’s tools at a beginner level, the Civil 3D […]

Research and Markets: Mastering AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Research and markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/15d50a/mastering_autocad) announced the addition of the new book from John Wiley and Sons Ltd “Proficient in AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012“to their offer. Learn to master AutoCAD software This official Autodesk training guide is a comprehensive reference and tutorial that will help you get started with AutoCAD […]

The Best Table in the House (AutoCAD Learning Curve Tutorial)

August 31, 2008 From: Bill Fane Part two on linking AutoCAD tables to Excel spreadsheets. It was late on a dark and stormy afternoon. Captain LearnCurve was frantically trying to fix his pool skimmer because the forecast for the next day was hot and sunny and he wanted to get the solar collector working again. […]

AutoCAD slides with its handles (AutoCAD Bug Watch Tutorial)

June 30, 2008 By: Steve Johnson Grip goofs to goof, and how to crash AutoCAD by choosing OK. AutoCAD 2004 introduced the GRIPOBJLIMIT system variable, which allows you to restrict the circumstances in which AutoCAD displays handles on preselected objects. If set to zero, AutoCAD always displays grips when objects are preselected, as long as […]