Sunday, March 11, 2012

Twitter Posts revisited: Variables and DWF options

Below is a summary of topics we covered recently on Twitter. Click on the links at the end of each topic and explore the command or feature in more detail in AutoCAD/LT's HELP.
  • LT2012: EXPORTPAPERSPACE Specifies what part of the drawing to export to a DWF, DWFx, PDF file from paper space
  • LT2012: EXPORTMODELSPACE Specifies what part of the drawing to export to a DWF, DWFx, PDF file from Model space
  • FILL command controls the filling of objects such as hatches, 2D solids, and wide polylines
  • EXPORTSETTINGS Adjusts the page setup and drawing selection when exporting to a DWF, DWFx, or PDF file
  • EXPORTLAYOUT Creates a visual representation of the current layout in the model space of a new drawing
  • ETRANSMIT command packages a set of files for Internet transmission
  • Learning AutoCAD LT 2012 Tutorials Disk or Download
  • DYNPROMPT Controls display of prompts in Dynamic Input tooltips. DYNTOOLTIPS Controls which tooltips are affected by appearance settings.
  • DONUTID Sets the default for the inside diameter of a donut. DONUTOD Sets the default for the outside diameter of a donut.
  • DIMTFILL Controls the background of dimension text. DIMTFILLCLR Sets the color for the text background in dimensions.
  • DRAWORDERCTL Controls the default display behavior of overlapping objects when they are created or edited
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