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AutoCAD 2000 For Dummies

AutoCAD 2000 For Dummies

Mark Middlebrook, Bud E. Smith

ISBN: 978-0-764-50558-4

Jul 1999

408 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$34.99

Description

With AutoCAD 2000 For Dummies, you'll quickly discover just how easy it is to create professional-quality designs and drawings. Authors Mark Middlebrook and Bud Smith show you how to set up a design, draw and edit lines, add text and dimensions, even incorporate AutoCAD documents into your Web pages-all while avoiding those common gotchas." Whether you're a new AutoCAD user or you've just upgraded to AutoCAD 2000, this easy-to-use reference delivers all the answers you need to get up to speed.

Inside, find helpful advice on how to:
* Discover the new AutoCAD 2000 features-and put them to work
* Take full advantage of color and lineweight with the new AutoCAD 2000 approach
* Use both menu and toolbar access to commands
* Set up a drawing so that it prints without problems
* Speed up your work by using the command line as an accelerator
* Enhance your Web pages with the new AutoCAD 2000 Web access features
* Increase accessibility of your AutoCAD drawings by using AutoCAD DesignCenter
Introduction.

PART I: AutoCAD 101.

Chapter 1: Introducing AutoCAD 2000.

Chapter 2: Le Tour de AutoCAD 2000.

Chapter 3: Taking Control of AutoCAD.

Chapter 4: Setup Comedy.

PART II: Let There Be Lines.

Chapter 5: Ready, Set, Draw!

Chapter 6: Tooling Around in Your Drawing.

Chapter 7: Edit It.

Chapter 8: A Zoom with a View.

PART III: Make Your Drawing Beautiful.

Chapter 9: The Plot Thickens.

Chapter 10: Text with Character.

Chapter 11: Entering New Dimensions.

Chapter 12: Hatch . Hatch . Hatchoo!

PART IV: Having It Your Way.

Chapter 13: Playing Blocks and Rasteroids.

Chapter 14: Data-Based Drawing.

Chapter 15: 3D for Me, See?

PART V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 16: Ten Ways to Do No Harm.

Chapter 17: Ten Great AutoCAD Resources (Plus One).

Chapter 18: Ten Ways to Use the Web with AutoCAD.

PART VI: Appendixes.

Appendix A.

Appendix B.

Index.

Book Registration Information.