Point filters in AutoCAD facilitate selection of some predefined points visually from drawing area by clicking on it. This feature is especially helpful for entering points in 3D but you can also use it in 2D drawings with the same efficiency. Although point filters might seem very intimidating to you in the beginning but with practice, you will be able…

In AutoCAD you can find the area of closed geometries in many ways, the most obvious one is using AREA command. There are also some indirect ways of finding areas which are interesting and sometimes useful depending upon the situation. In this article I will explain three different methods of finding areas with AutoCAD, I will use the geometry shown in the…

If you need high resolution images from AutoCAD drawings for presentation or printing purposes then this tip is for you. You need to configure plotter and paper settings for high resolution plot in AutoCAD, these settings are saved locally on the PC and they are not file dependent. Configuring plotter: To configure plotter type PLOTTERMANAGER on the command line and press enter. From…