Instant AutoCAD

Instant AutoCAD : Essentials, Release 14

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For courses in Computer Aided Drafting/Design as well as for Engineering or other students who need to learn AutoCAD.

With frequent Hands On sessions to illustrate basic concepts and a wealth of questions, tests, and exercises integrated throughout, Instant AutoCAD guides students from beginner status to basic proficiency in record time. The book's fun, visual approach and conversational tone calm and engage even the most reluctant students.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 196 pages
  • 210.1 x 275.8 x 10.2mm | 487.7g
  • Peachpit Press Publications
  • Berkeley, United States
  • English
  • 0130114146
  • 9780130114143

Table of contents

1. The Big Picture: Ready...

2. Always Be Prepared: ...Set...

3. Every Journey Begins with a Single Line: ...Go!

4. Alterations Done Here: Modifying.

5. WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get): Viewing.

6. A New Slant on Your ABCs: Text.

7. How Big Was the One That Got Away?: Dimensions.

8. Living in a Material World: Hatch.

9. Paperless Society: Plotting.

10. Building a Better Mousetrap: Advanced Creation and Editing.

11. Cloning Dolly and Beyond: Symbol Creation and Application.

12. Virtual Cut and Paste: Advanced Viewing and Plotting.

Appendix A: Put It There!: Installing CD-ROM Files.

Appendix B: Take a Shortcut: Identifying Aliases and Commands.

Appendix C: You Sure Can Pick 'em: Selecting Objects Options.
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