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 unnecessary data tends to perform faster, the drawing load time is significantly better and chances of drawing corruption also reduce to a great extent. In this article,…

Wildcards are special characters that represent one or more characters in a string of characters. AutoCAD supports most of the popular wildcard characters. You can see a list of supported wildcard characters in AutoCAD on this Autodesk knowledge network page. As an example XYZ* would mean any string of characters where first three characters are XYZ and remaining characters can be anything represented…

In this article, I have listed six AutoCAD text features which are very underrated despite their usefulness. TEXTFIT: This command can be used to change the width of text to fit it in the required space like title block or inside small objects of drawing keeping its height unchanged. This command works only for single line text. Type TEXTFIT on the command…

Here I have compiled six tips that can save you time and make you more productive with AutoCAD software. The tips compiled in this article are real time savers but unfortunately most of these tips are underrated or less frequently used. I have also compiled some command line and text related tips that you might be interested in. Repeat command without…

AutoCAD command line may look very insignificant to new users but it’s rather very useful tool and it can increase your productivity in many ways. Here I will introduce you to some of the features of the command line that can increase your overall productivity with the software. Customizing size of command line: Command line is an AutoCAD palette and you…