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The Resource AutoCAD for dummies, by Bill Fane

AutoCAD for dummies, by Bill Fane

Label
AutoCAD for dummies
Title
AutoCAD for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Fane
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Fane, Bill
Dewey number
620/.0042/02855369
Index
no index present
LC call number
T385
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer graphics
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Computer graphics
Label
AutoCAD for dummies, by Bill Fane
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Publication
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Conventions Used in This Book; Using the command line; Using aliases; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Getting Started with AutoCAD; Chapter 1 Introducing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT; Launching AutoCAD; Drawing in AutoCAD; Understanding Pixels and Vectors; The Cartesian Coordinate System; Chapter 2 The Grand Tour of AutoCAD; Looking at AutoCAD's Drawing Screen; For your information; Making choices from the Application menu; Unraveling the Ribbon
  • Getting with the ProgramLooking for Mr. Status Bar; Using Dynamic Input; Let your fingers do the talking: The command line; The key(board) to AutoCAD success; Keeping tabs on palettes; Down the main stretch: The drawing area; Fun with F1; Chapter 3 A Lap around the CAD Track; A Simple Setup; Drawing a (Base) Plate; Taking a Closer Look with Zoom and Pan; Modifying to Make It Merrier; Crossing your hatches; Now that's a stretch; Following the Plot; Plotting the drawing; Today's layer forecast: Freezing; Chapter 4 Setup for Success; A Setup Roadmap; Choosing your units; Weighing up your scales
  • Thinking about paperDefending your border; A Template for Success; Making the Most of Model Space; Setting your units; Making the drawing area snap-py (and grid-dy); Setting linetype, text, and dimension scales; Entering drawing properties; Making Templates Your Own; Chapter 5 A Zoom with a View; Zooming and Panning with Glass and Hand; The wheel deal; Navigating a drawing; Zoom, Zoom, Zoom; A View by Any Other Name; Degenerating and Regenerating; Part 2 Let There Be Lines; Chapter 6 Along the Straight and Narrow; Drawing for Success; Introducing the Straight-Line Drawing Commands
  • Drawing Lines and PolylinesToeing the line; Connecting the lines with polyline; Squaring Off with Rectangles; Choosing Sides with POLygon; Chapter 7 Dangerous Curves Ahead; Throwing Curves; Going Full Circle; Arc-y-ology; Solar Ellipses; Splines: Sketchy, Sinuous Curves; Donuts: Circles with a Difference; Revision Clouds on the Horizon; Scoring Points; Chapter 8 Preciseliness Is Next to CADliness; Controlling Precision; Understanding the AutoCAD Coordinate Systems; Keyboard capers: Coordinate input; Introducing user coordinate systems; Drawing by numbers
  • Grabbing an Object and Making It SnappyGrabbing points with object snap overrides; Snap goes the cursor; Running with object snaps; Other Practical Precision Procedures; Chapter 9 Manage Your Properties; Using Properties with Objects; Using the ByLayer approach; Changing properties; Working with Layers; Accumulating properties; Creating new layers; Manipulating layers; Scaling an object's linetype; Using Named Objects; Using AutoCAD DesignCenter; Chapter 10 Grabbing Onto Object Selection; Commanding and Selecting; Command-first editing; Selection-first editing; Direct-object manipulation
Control code
1100588497
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Edition
18th edition.
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119580102
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Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1100588497
Label
AutoCAD for dummies, by Bill Fane
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Conventions Used in This Book; Using the command line; Using aliases; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Getting Started with AutoCAD; Chapter 1 Introducing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT; Launching AutoCAD; Drawing in AutoCAD; Understanding Pixels and Vectors; The Cartesian Coordinate System; Chapter 2 The Grand Tour of AutoCAD; Looking at AutoCAD's Drawing Screen; For your information; Making choices from the Application menu; Unraveling the Ribbon
  • Getting with the ProgramLooking for Mr. Status Bar; Using Dynamic Input; Let your fingers do the talking: The command line; The key(board) to AutoCAD success; Keeping tabs on palettes; Down the main stretch: The drawing area; Fun with F1; Chapter 3 A Lap around the CAD Track; A Simple Setup; Drawing a (Base) Plate; Taking a Closer Look with Zoom and Pan; Modifying to Make It Merrier; Crossing your hatches; Now that's a stretch; Following the Plot; Plotting the drawing; Today's layer forecast: Freezing; Chapter 4 Setup for Success; A Setup Roadmap; Choosing your units; Weighing up your scales
  • Thinking about paperDefending your border; A Template for Success; Making the Most of Model Space; Setting your units; Making the drawing area snap-py (and grid-dy); Setting linetype, text, and dimension scales; Entering drawing properties; Making Templates Your Own; Chapter 5 A Zoom with a View; Zooming and Panning with Glass and Hand; The wheel deal; Navigating a drawing; Zoom, Zoom, Zoom; A View by Any Other Name; Degenerating and Regenerating; Part 2 Let There Be Lines; Chapter 6 Along the Straight and Narrow; Drawing for Success; Introducing the Straight-Line Drawing Commands
  • Drawing Lines and PolylinesToeing the line; Connecting the lines with polyline; Squaring Off with Rectangles; Choosing Sides with POLygon; Chapter 7 Dangerous Curves Ahead; Throwing Curves; Going Full Circle; Arc-y-ology; Solar Ellipses; Splines: Sketchy, Sinuous Curves; Donuts: Circles with a Difference; Revision Clouds on the Horizon; Scoring Points; Chapter 8 Preciseliness Is Next to CADliness; Controlling Precision; Understanding the AutoCAD Coordinate Systems; Keyboard capers: Coordinate input; Introducing user coordinate systems; Drawing by numbers
  • Grabbing an Object and Making It SnappyGrabbing points with object snap overrides; Snap goes the cursor; Running with object snaps; Other Practical Precision Procedures; Chapter 9 Manage Your Properties; Using Properties with Objects; Using the ByLayer approach; Changing properties; Working with Layers; Accumulating properties; Creating new layers; Manipulating layers; Scaling an object's linetype; Using Named Objects; Using AutoCAD DesignCenter; Chapter 10 Grabbing Onto Object Selection; Commanding and Selecting; Command-first editing; Selection-first editing; Direct-object manipulation
Control code
1100588497
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
18th edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119580102
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1100588497

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