AutoCAD Release 2010
AutoCAD User Interface Overview
- Drawing area
- Application button
- Quick Access Toolbar
Getting Started with the Basics
- Draw a Line
- Zoom and Pan
- Use InfoCenter
Getting Started with Drawing Setup
- Initial Setup
- Drawing Templates
- Units & Precision
- Model & Paper Space
- Paper Space Viewport Scale
- Tutorial 1: Getting Started with the Basics in AutoCAD 2010
This tutorial provides an introduction to drawing in AutoCAD. You will quickly learn to draw a line, select and delete objects, use dynamic input to enter commands, and learn how to zoom and pan. You will also learn to use InfoCenter to access additional information.
- Tutorial 2: Drawing Setup in AutoCAD 2010
This tutorial shows you how to set up a drawing environment in AutoCAD. You will learn how to use a drawing template file, switch to a 3D workspace, select drawing units, and set the plot scale. This tutorial also provides an introduction to understanding model space and paper space.
- Tutorial 3: Drawing Objects in AutoCAD 2010
This tutorial shows you draw objects in AutoCAD. You will learn how to specify drafting settings to draw a circle, polygon, arc and polyline. You also learn how to apply hatch pattern to a closed boundary.
- Tutorial 4: Precision Drawing in AutoCAD 2010
Use precision drawing tools such as Grid, Object Snap, and Polar Tracking to create accurate measurements in drawings.
- Tutorial 5: Modify Object Properties and Layers in AutoCAD 2010
This tutorial shows you how to modify object properties and layers in AutoCAD. You will learn how to modify the properties of objects using the Properties palette and by changing layer properties. You will also learn how to organize drawings with layers.