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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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AutoCAD 2018

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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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Thumbnail settings can influence AutoCAD DWG file size.

A - answer see answer   Tip 8754
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9.8.2012  
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An alternative way of switching layouts.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6910
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4.9.2009  
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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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Lines with a single grip, incorrect osnaps, intersections, offsets, hatches - CheckLarge

A - answer see answer   Tip 12766
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14.10.2020   FAQ  
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Replace texts with blocks of the same name - Txt2Ref.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12760
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9.10.2020  
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How to create a polyline with multi-colored segments?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12755
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4.10.2020  
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Rhomboid - how to draw parallelograms in AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 12724
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2.9.2020  
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Animation of 3D milling along a path in AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 12721
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