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CAD Tips and Tricks for Autodesk applications - AutoCAD 2018

In this database (blog) you can find small tips, hints and tricks which - as we hope - help you to use Autodesk and HP products more efficiently. CAD Studio (former Xanadu) is a Czech based company, active as Autodesk Platinum Partner, Developer and HP Business Partner since 1990. See also our custom CAD application development.
 

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How to extract pipe centerlines from 3D point clouds?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11939
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5.7.2018  
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What is the difference between ShareDesignView (2017) and ShareView (2019) in AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11845
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3.4.2018  
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How to display the Object snap toolbar?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11515
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6.7.2017  
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AutoCAD problem in Windows 10 Anniversary update (F8 key)

A - answer see answer   Tip 11508
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1.7.2017  
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Attaching a xref to AutoCAD DWG sets a relative path automatically, can I change it to absolute?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11376
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4.4.2017  
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How to find which AutoCAD version was used to save a particular DWG drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 10702
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20.1.2016  
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Forcing DWG format version for save in AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6439
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17.12.2008  
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How to convert surfaces to 3D solids?

A - answer see answer   Tip 5117
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14.7.2006   FAQ  
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Arithmetic expressions with measured distances in AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12002
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4.9.2018  
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Double object snap (osnap) - how to align a line between two lines? (geom.constraints)

A - answer see answer   Tip 11998
ACAD
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30.8.2018  
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How to rotate selected blocks by the angle of an existing block?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11996
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30.8.2018  
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How to dimension an ellipse in AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11989
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23.8.2018  
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Creating table with parcel numbers and areas - AreaTab.

A - answer see answer   Tip 11982
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18.8.2018  
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How to convert a Tinkercad 3D model to a DWG file?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11972
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10.8.2018  
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How to find the map coordinate system of a drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11970
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10.8.2018  
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