learn AutoCAD from zero level. Start learning by drawing by your hand, through a lot of example drawings.
These examples are chosen carefully as it starts with a level of beginner cad user and gradually upgrade to professional cad user level.
Every mouse click you can see and hear.(you can see on the screen if I clicked right or left or middle mouse button).
Every keyboard stroke you see and hear.(what ever key I press you can see in the screen)
- Quick user interface
- Onoff toggles
- Grid toggle
- Add toggle to status bar
mouse wheel (zoom - pan - zoom extents)
catch last drawn point
snap toggle(end point snap)
line snap to end point
Close option in line command
Object snap adjustment
Repeat last command
Save + Save As
-Deactivate active command
-Select objects by clicking(select one by one)
-Mirror objects (erase source object)
-Mirror objects (with out erasing source object)
-Select a default option in a command
-Difference between Undo command and undo option in a command.
- Window selection.
- Cross selection.
- Window lasso selection.
- Cross lasso selection.
- Switch cross lasso to window lasso to fence lasso.
-Show UCS Icon at origin
- AutoCAD OPtions.
- Change color theme.
- Change background color of 2D model space.
Quick Start 02
- Circle (center point + radius).
- REgenerate model.
- Circle (center point + diameter).
- Difference between Move and COpy.
- TRim (select all).
- Change layer color.
- Layer properties manager dialogue box.
- Add new layer.
- Accept default name or change it.
- Load line types.
- Attach line type to a layer.
- Set your new layer as a current layer.
- Stretch line using grips only.
- Change line weight of layer.
- Show / Hide line weight toggle.
- Rename layer.
- Arc (Center, Start, End.)
- Change layer of a drawn object.
Control overall line type scale using system variable LTS
Control line type scale of a certain object (not all objects in drawing) using object properties
knowing some benefits of layers
turn layers on/off (hiding objects on the layer)
hiding layers by selecting any object on it
turn all layers on
Warning...be careful when turning current layer off
lock a layer (keep layer from modify by mistake)
unlock a layer
lockunlock multiple layers by selecting any object on the layer
Drawing Circles without knowing its center point
circle 2 points
circle tangent tangent radius
circle tangent tangent tangent
circle 3 points
Drawing circle with specific area
Drawing circle with specific circumference
Convert Trim to Extend
extend while you are still in trim command
trim while you are still in extend command
use trim or extend without selecting cutting edges or boundary edges(select all)
· What is the fillet.
· Fillet command.
· Never forget to read fillet settings before applying the command.
· Change fillet radius.
· Multiple option in the command.
locate fillet position using selection points.
Draw fillets with different radii using only one fillet command.
Trim doesn't only trim it extends also
What does No Trim option do in fillet command
Connecting lines using fillet command.
The power of shift key on fillet command(change radius to zero).
What is chamfer.
What is chamfer distance.
Change chamfer distance.
Which line to choose first and which to choose second.