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Where to find the Portable license utility (PLU) in AutoCAD 2010, 2012, 2014 and higher?

A - answer see answer   Tip 9661
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Views, sections and details from Inventor 3D models generated in AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 9632
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Save DWG drawing automatically after every N commands.

A - answer see answer   Tip 9428
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How to disable "thick-line" selection preview for window-selection?

A - answer see answer   Tip 9412
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Plus sign indicating overlapping segments in polylines

A - answer see answer   Tip 9187
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How to convert 3D polylines to 3D surfaces?

A - answer see answer   Tip 9097
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Easily convert dimensioned drawing to parameric AutoCAD geometry.

A - answer see answer   Tip 9084
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Saving AutoCAD screen space by choosing a ribbon style.

A - answer see answer   Tip 9078
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Missing edit grips on wipeouts.

A - answer see answer   Tip 9075
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How to install AutoCAD 2013 or Inventor 2013 in Windows 8?

A - answer see answer   Tip 9032
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How to make saving to older versions of DWG (SAVEAS) faster?

A - answer see answer   Tip 8998
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Nudge DWG objects in a fixed grid.

A - answer see answer   Tip 8943
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Compatibility of AutoCAD for Mac with OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion).

A - answer see answer   Tip 8850
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I cannot rotate my DWG model in 3D with SpaceMouse.

A - answer see answer   Tip 8819
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Cannot restore AutoCAD window minimized to an icon.

A - answer see answer   Tip 8648
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