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The Resource AutoCAD 2013 for dummies, by Bill Fane, David Byrnes

AutoCAD 2013 for dummies, by Bill Fane, David Byrnes

Label
AutoCAD 2013 for dummies
Title
AutoCAD 2013 for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Fane, David Byrnes
Title variation
AutoCAD two thousand and thirteen for dummies
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bring your design vision to life with this full-color guide to AutoCAD 2013!Used by everyone from engineers and architects to interior designers and draftspeople, AutoCAD 2013 is the world's leading 2D and 3D technical drawing program. But, with so many options and features available, finding your way around AutoCAD can be a challenge, even for experienced CAD professionals. AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies is here to help. You'll learn to build a solid foundation for all your projects, use standard CAD techniques, get familiar with new tools and features, and start sharing your models and
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Fane, Bill
Dewey number
620/.00420285536
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
T385
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1947-
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Byrnes, David
Series statement
- For dummies
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COMPUTERS
Label
AutoCAD 2013 for dummies, by Bill Fane, David Byrnes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Purging Unused Block Definitions
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies; About the Authors; Dedication; Authors' Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Introduction; What's Not (And What Is) in This Book; Who Do We Think You Are?; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; A Few Conventions -- Just in Case; Where to Go from Here; Part I: AutoCAD 101; Chapter 1: Introducing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT; Why AutoCAD?; The Importance of Being DWG; Seeing the LT; Checking System Requirements; Suddenly, It's 2013!; Chapter 2: Le Tour de AutoCAD 2013; AutoCAD Does Windows (And Office); And They're Off: AutoCAD's Opening Screens
  • Getting with the Program Fun with F1; Chapter 3: A Lap around the CAD Track; A Simple Setup; Drawing a (Base) Plate; Getting a Closer Look with Zoom and Pan; Modifying to Make It Merrier; Following the Plot; Chapter 4: Setup for Success; A Setup Roadmap; A Template for Success; Making the Most of Model Space; Making Templates Your Own; Chapter 5: Planning for Paper; Setting Up a Layout in Paper Space; About Paper Space Layouts and Plotting; Part II: Let There Be Lines; Chapter 6: Manage Your Properties; Managing Your Properties; Using Named Objects
  • Chapter 7: Preciseliness Is Next to CADliness Controlling Your Precision; Other Practical Precision Procedures; Chapter 8: Along the Straight and Narrow; Introducing the AutoCAD Drawing Commands; The Straight and Narrow: Lines, Polylines, and Polygons; Chapter 9: Dangerous Curves Ahead; (Throwing) Curves; Scoring Points; Chapter 10: Get a Grip on Object Selection; Commanding and Selecting; Grab It; Perfecting Selecting; AutoCAD Groupies; Object Selection: Now You See It . . .; Get a Grip; Chapter 11: Edit for Credit; Your AutoCAD Toolkit; The Big Three: Move, Copy, and Stretch
  • More Manipulations Slicing, Dicing, and Splicing; When Editing Goes Bad; Chapter 12: A Zoom with a View; Zoom and Pan with Glass and Hand; A View by Any Other Name . . .; Looking Around in Layout Land; Degenerating and Regenerating; Part III: If Drawings Could Talk; Chapter 13: Text with Character; Getting Ready to Write; Using the Same Old Line; Turning On Your Annotative Objects; Saying More in Multiline Text; Gather Round the Tables; Take Me to Your Leader; Chapter 14: Entering New Dimensions; How Do You Measure Up?; A Field Guide to Dimensions; The Latest Styles in Dimensioning
  • Size Matters Editing Dimensions; Chapter 15: Down the Hatch!; Batten Down the Hatches!; Don't Count Your Hatches. . .; Size Matters!; Pushing the Boundary (Of) Hatch; Editing Hatch Objects; Chapter 16: The Plot Thickens; You Say Printing, We Say Plotting; The Plot Quickens; Plotting the Layout of the Land; Plotting Lineweights and Colors; It's a (Page) Setup!; Continuing the Plot Dialog; The Plot Sickens; Part IV: Advancing with AutoCAD; Chapter 17: The ABCs of Blocks; Rocking with Blocks; Creating Block Definitions; Inserting Blocks; Attributes: Fill-in-the-Blank Blocks; Exploding Blocks
Control code
785811587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118392171
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, phot
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e763c3a2-9f54-4ce7-80c0-6a0014f853a9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785811587
Label
AutoCAD 2013 for dummies, by Bill Fane, David Byrnes
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Purging Unused Block Definitions
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies; About the Authors; Dedication; Authors' Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Introduction; What's Not (And What Is) in This Book; Who Do We Think You Are?; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; A Few Conventions -- Just in Case; Where to Go from Here; Part I: AutoCAD 101; Chapter 1: Introducing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT; Why AutoCAD?; The Importance of Being DWG; Seeing the LT; Checking System Requirements; Suddenly, It's 2013!; Chapter 2: Le Tour de AutoCAD 2013; AutoCAD Does Windows (And Office); And They're Off: AutoCAD's Opening Screens
  • Getting with the Program Fun with F1; Chapter 3: A Lap around the CAD Track; A Simple Setup; Drawing a (Base) Plate; Getting a Closer Look with Zoom and Pan; Modifying to Make It Merrier; Following the Plot; Chapter 4: Setup for Success; A Setup Roadmap; A Template for Success; Making the Most of Model Space; Making Templates Your Own; Chapter 5: Planning for Paper; Setting Up a Layout in Paper Space; About Paper Space Layouts and Plotting; Part II: Let There Be Lines; Chapter 6: Manage Your Properties; Managing Your Properties; Using Named Objects
  • Chapter 7: Preciseliness Is Next to CADliness Controlling Your Precision; Other Practical Precision Procedures; Chapter 8: Along the Straight and Narrow; Introducing the AutoCAD Drawing Commands; The Straight and Narrow: Lines, Polylines, and Polygons; Chapter 9: Dangerous Curves Ahead; (Throwing) Curves; Scoring Points; Chapter 10: Get a Grip on Object Selection; Commanding and Selecting; Grab It; Perfecting Selecting; AutoCAD Groupies; Object Selection: Now You See It . . .; Get a Grip; Chapter 11: Edit for Credit; Your AutoCAD Toolkit; The Big Three: Move, Copy, and Stretch
  • More Manipulations Slicing, Dicing, and Splicing; When Editing Goes Bad; Chapter 12: A Zoom with a View; Zoom and Pan with Glass and Hand; A View by Any Other Name . . .; Looking Around in Layout Land; Degenerating and Regenerating; Part III: If Drawings Could Talk; Chapter 13: Text with Character; Getting Ready to Write; Using the Same Old Line; Turning On Your Annotative Objects; Saying More in Multiline Text; Gather Round the Tables; Take Me to Your Leader; Chapter 14: Entering New Dimensions; How Do You Measure Up?; A Field Guide to Dimensions; The Latest Styles in Dimensioning
  • Size Matters Editing Dimensions; Chapter 15: Down the Hatch!; Batten Down the Hatches!; Don't Count Your Hatches. . .; Size Matters!; Pushing the Boundary (Of) Hatch; Editing Hatch Objects; Chapter 16: The Plot Thickens; You Say Printing, We Say Plotting; The Plot Quickens; Plotting the Layout of the Land; Plotting Lineweights and Colors; It's a (Page) Setup!; Continuing the Plot Dialog; The Plot Sickens; Part IV: Advancing with AutoCAD; Chapter 17: The ABCs of Blocks; Rocking with Blocks; Creating Block Definitions; Inserting Blocks; Attributes: Fill-in-the-Blank Blocks; Exploding Blocks
Control code
785811587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118392171
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, phot
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e763c3a2-9f54-4ce7-80c0-6a0014f853a9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785811587

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