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QuickStart! - Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 Tutorial

AutoCAD 2011, written by software vendor Autodesk, is the latest release of the world’s most widely used 2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) package. It lets you design, visualize and communicate your ideas with ease and efficiency.

Creating your designs in AutoCAD 2011 is easy, regardless of what you might think! With the appropriate use of the new features and new design tools in AutoCAD 2011, you can easily communicate your design intent, making you more effective!

AutoCAD 2011 has many new features that make design, plotting, publishing and scaling so much easier and quicker. Its new user interface makes commands easy to find and allows users to be trained easily and quickly. This new features course provides you with the tutorials needed to master the new features in AutoCAD 2011 and develop your AutoCAD knowledge to a competent user level, giving you the ability to plot, publish and scale with ease, impressing your customers and colleagues!

* VTC QuickStart! courses are available only to registered Online University members.


New Features in AutoCAD 2011

Drawing Interface

Drawing Window & Quick Access Toolbar
UCS Icon & 3D Gizmos
The Ribbon
Visual Styles
Object Visibility
Object Selection
Object Creation
Action Recorder


Parametric Constraints
Transparency pt. 1
Transparency pt. 2
Hatches & Gradients pt. 1
Hatches & Gradients pt. 2
External References (XREFs)
Scale Lists
Linetypes - Text Alignment


3D Modeling Workspaces
3D Object Snaps
Solid Modeling
Surface Modeling
Consistent Materials
Mesh Modeling

Learning Resources

New Features Workshop
Online Help System


Wrap Up


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