Selecting objects using normal AutoCAD selection techniques is fairly simple, but for very large drawing files the selection may often become a tedious and error-prone task. Selection filter in AutoCAD can ease this process allowing you create selections quickly. Although you can use “natural” filters like Layers and Quick select but when you require even more specific tool then Object selection filter can…

With QuickCalc AutoCAD Calculator command you can measure the length of geometry, its angle and coordinate points like midpoint or centroid. You can perform complex calculations using the scientific calculator and It can also be used to convert units of length, angle, area and volume. To start QickCalc calculator (I will call it calculator from now on for sake of…

The parametric drawing is a method of making geometries with geometrical or dimensional constraints or restrictions. These constraints are applied to the geometry with respect to certain references or other geometries. Parametric drawings update itself if any one parameter is changed, this also helps in maintaining design intent. This feature of parametric drawing was introduced in 2010 version of AutoCAD. This…

Autodesk has abandoned its old classic workspace from AutoCAD 2015 and later versions but you can easily bring it back to its full glory with a few tweaks in your new AutoCAD software. You can restore the classic workspace in AutoCAD 2016 and 2017 versions (including 2015 version) using the tips mentioned in the article. Although I will also recommend…