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Whether you’re considering AutoCAD for the first time or use it as part of your everyday workflow, we have information specific to you. Check out this special collection of tips, resources, and simplified guidelines to help you get up and running with your AutoCAD product.
You’ve worked hard to customize your AutoCAD and now a new version comes along and you have to start over, right? Not with these quick and easy tips on customizing your AutoCAD.
For over 10 years, popular Autodesk technical evangelist Lynn Allen has issued an annual collection of her favorite tips and tricks in AutoCAD. This year we’ve pulled together the “best of” those tips in an exclusive eBook.
Where do I start? I can’t remember that command! Sound familiar? This guide provides all the basic commands you need to quickly create 2D drawings in AutoCAD or LT.
Alphabetically organized keyboard shortcuts. Toggles & screen management. Printable keyboard stickers. What could be easier?
Whether you’re just starting your AutoCAD career or looking to make a mid-career industry shift, the annual Autodesk User Group International (AUGI) Salary Survey is a must-read.
Red Layer Guitars founder Jort Heijen found a way to make his lifelong passion a career with AutoCAD.
For over 15 years, Japanese waterworks company Fuso Co. have been using AutoCAD products in every step of their process, helping them achieve their aim of “Thinking smart about water”.
A week’s worth of documentation work gets cut down to just four hours–thanks to AutoCAD mobile.
Stay at the forefront of design with AutoCAD 2018. Watch the on-demand webinar, presented by Lynn Allen, to learn about new and improved features in AutoCAD 2018.
Civil engineering firm Commonwealth Engineers lost a huge deal—all because they weren’t using 3D. Here’s how they moved to 3D in order to stay competitive.
When Brent Kerr started studying drafting, the tiny house movement didn’t exist. Now, as a teacher, he’s using AutoCAD to help his students join the growing ranks of tiny home revolutionaries.
A Civil engineering firm in the Netherlands relied on AutoCAD Civil 3D and Revit for the design and visualization of a railroad overpass. After the experience, it’s now always 3D for every project.
Learn how TDIndustries has streamlined their workflow with one of AutoCAD's most exciting and useful features: PDF Import.
With their use of AutoCAD, Karmic Bikes went from an idea to a 95 percent complete prototype within six months.
Lillian Lin, a trained architect, was inspired to start diagramming recipes in AutoCAD that could be easily and universally understood by everyone.
Every painting Benjamin creates begins in AutoCAD.
Spanish architect David Romero creates 3D renderings of unbuilt and destroyed Frank Lloyd Wright buildings. See how he uses AutoCAD to bring history back to life in amazing detail.
3D scanning technology is quickly becoming more affordable and mainstream. Watch the on-demand webinar to learn how to bring point cloud data into AutoCAD to accurately measure, create, and document your new designs.
Alex Anderson lost her sunglasses –and started a company. Find out how she uses AutoCAD to design high fashion, affordable sunglasses.
Towering four stories above the Omnia nightclub dancefloor, where it bathes in beams of rainbow light, the chandelier is a model of “kinetic architecture,” where the rings rise, fall, tilt, and tip in sync with the light and music.
Identical twin brothers Jon and Chris Thornham both pursued mechanical engineering careers with AutoCAD. Then they started an entirely new business designing rims and wheels for bikes.
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Andy Souza of TEP Engineering has been using AutoCAD to create sustainable infrastructure in Northern California’s famed Wine Country for over a decade.
Go behind the scenes of London’s National Theatre with Oli Cooper as he uses AutoCAD to design and construct stage sets.
For Bobby Gilbert’s day job as a senior piping designer, AutoCAD is central to his work. But when he wanted to get back to his artistic roots and begin designing t-shirts, he decided to incorporate AutoCAD as part of the process.
Junfeng Shi’s dream was to bring gardens to China’s urban centers. AutoCAD enabled him to make it a reality.
Briana Brubaker started working with AutoCAD when she was a kid. Discover why she ended up coming back to it after getting her Master’s.
High-end handbag designer Wendy Stevens used to create her metal templates from scratch. After a devastating fire wiped out her career’s work, she learned AutoCAD LT, recreated her designs, and discovered anew way to approach her craft.
AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT? Which is better for my 2D drawings? How can I convince my boss to invest in AutoCAD? You’ve got questions, we’ve got the tools and information to help you get answers. See how Autodesk’s most popular products -- AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT and AutoCAD 360 – stack up against each other here.
So many software options, and so many costs and benefits. How do you decide? How do you convince management to invest? This insightful article by CAD Industry Expert Robert Green shows you the nuts and bolts of calculating ROI and building a case for your software choice.
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Is AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT the right solution for your business? Watch the on-demand webinar to discover key differences between AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT, and learn which CAD software is the right one for your design workflow.
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