Sunday, February 27, 2011

Tweets this week

Below is a summary of topics we covered this week on Twitter.
  • Need to breathe life into an older computer to use with AutoCAD/LT? Install Windows 7:
  • TEXTTOFRONT command brings text, or dimensions, or both of them in front of all other objects in the drawing:
  • RT: One of the best things about #AutoCADWS 1.2 -
  • HATCHEDIT command abilities: Add and Remove Boundaries, Change Type, DrawOrder, Layer, Color, Transparency, Hatch origin and more. TMI
  • HATCHEDIT command: use to separate hatch objects. Start the command, select one of the hatches, then check the Separate Hatches box.
  • HPSEPARATE variable controls whether your consecutively drawn hatches are treated as one hatch object, or as separate hatch objects.
  • At the "Select Objects" prompt, type F (for Fence): it draws a continuous multi-click selection "pline", anything it crosses is selected.
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