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How to Install AutoCAD 2021
Get step-by-step instruction fon how to go about installing AutoCAD and AutoCAD-based products.
AutoCAD vs AutoCAD LT
See the features and benefits of AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT as well as the main differences to determine which program will work for you.
Top 3 AutoCAD Tools that Save You Time
Discover our top 3 tips for saving time in AutoCAD featuring the DWG compare tool, the PDF import tool, the purge redesign tool, and the block palette. Additional resources: What
Does the AutoCAD for Mac 2019 include the specialized toolsets?
AutoCAD specialized toolsets only work on Windows and are not available for Mac users, unless they use a virtual machine running Windows such as Parallels or Bootcamp.
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Raster Design 2021 Ribbon does not Display Properly When installed on a System with Raster Design 2020
Issue: Your Raster Design 2021 Software Ribbon does not display properly on a system with Raster Design 2020 installed.
Ole Objects plotting B&W, preview in Color
Issue: You have OLE objects inserted into your DWG files and they preview in Color, but are plotting in Black and White
Defect When Plotting DWG to PDF in some verticals
Defect Plotting DWG to PDF in some verticals Issue: When using the built-in PDF drivers in AutoCAD Verticals the text is choppy, and the PDF's import as Hatch, not text.
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Adobe PDF Maker ARX Application - Incompatible Error
This is actually an Adobe issue, a recent update has caused the DBX and ARX applications to no longer work in AutoCAD.
Five Efficient Ways of Cleaning AutoCAD Drawings
If you are thinking that your drawing does not need optimization then think again, maybe you are missing great benefits of having a clean drawing. An optimized drawing with a minimum amount of...
CTB or STB not used when publishing, but plots single sheets correctly
The CTB/STB is honored with a single sheet plot, since you are using the full AutoCAD engine.
How to set an Alias for the old Block Insert Command
Autodesk is now using a new Block Insert command. Causes: Autodesk chose to change the Block insert to a new design.
Online AutoCAD User Group Live with Ryan Wunderlich
Get basic tips within AutoCAD, then listen to Q&A with Ryan.
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What's New in AutoCAD 2021
See the many new features of AutoCAD 2021 in this on-demand session.
Autodesk Software - What You Need to Know to Work Remotely
If you're working from home or a remote office Ryan Wunderlich, Jeremy Smith & Heath White share some useful tips to help streamline the process. We cover the following. 1. Standalone licenses 2. Net
AutoCAD Based Products Autosave files appear to be missing
AutoCAD Based Products Autosave files appear to be missing Issue: Your Autosave is turned on (and you see it triggering), but when you browse to the location
AutoCAD Based Products File Save Process Explained in Detail
During a save here are all the steps that occur. If any of these are interrupted, the process will fail and will give unusual errors, or cause slow behaviors.
Error: “Error 1325 “” is not a valid short file name” when installing or launching AutoCAD
Folder redirection is a common cause of this error. Autodesk products have issues with redirected profile folders and is not supported.
AutoCAD Based Products not plotting or fatal error when plotting
This problem is caused by a specific Microsoft update, namely KB4560960, which causes issues with older PCL5 drivers.