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AutoCAD 2008 Essential Training


Provider
lynda.com

Price
Subscription

Type
Personal Development

Instructor
Jeff Bartels

Categories
Graphic Arts, Graphic Arts, Graphic Arts

Duration
6h 58m

Format
Video

Language
English

Description
AutoCAD is a computer-aided drafting and design program that is the industry standard for a wide variety of 2D and 3D work. AutoCAD 2008 features several improvements over previous versions, but the core functionality and workflows have remained consistent for years. Users who have any of the more recent editions of the software will find AutoCAD 2008 Essential Training to be a valuable resource. Instructor Jeff Bartels has taught and used AutoCAD for a decade, and in this course he focuses on the difficult to master concepts that matter most to professional AutoCAD users. Exercise files accompany the course. Topics include: Opening, viewing, saving, and sharing drawings Customizing the workspace Mastering drawing fundamentals and specialized commands Defining units of measure and controlling accuracy Making primary modifications and major changes to a drawing Organizing layers and reusable content Annotating and dimensioning Plotting with layouts Sizing linetypes, modelspace text, and dimensions for a plot