Sunday, May 29, 2011

Tweets this week: LT tips, 123D

Below is a summary of topics we covered this week on Twitter. This week we cover LT tips, and an interesting ability for a free software package.
  • Do you use Windows 7: Master these built-in features of the OS to boost your general productivity with all programs
  • RT: ASimoes76 Autodesk 123D as a free 3D CAD converter CAD Studio blog
  • Use \X in the Text Override section of Properties to add text below the dim line in Dimensions: \P to just add text below other text.
  • New in LT2012: VIEWBACK is similar to Zoom Previous. Make into a shortcut like VB and speed up. VIEWFORWARD is like a redo of Viewback.
  • LTisACAD Blog: Quick Tips for LT: Part 1
  • Turn All Layers On with LAYON command, and Thaw All Layers with LAYTHW command.
  • Diameter and Radius Dimensioning text options in this LT Forum topic is worth exploring:
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