Equipped with the right applications, a computer can be of great help in virtually any domain of activity. When it comes to designing and precision, no other tool is as accurate as a computer. Moreover, specialized applications such as AutoCAD give you the possibility to design nearly anything ranging from art, to complex mechanical parts or even buildings.
Suitable for business environments and experienced users
After a decent amount of time spent installing the application on your system, you are ready to fire it up. Thanks to the office suite like interface, all of its features are cleverly organized in categories. At a first look, it looks easy enough to use, but the abundance of features it comes equipped with leaves room for second thoughts.
Create 2D and 3D objects
You can make use of basic geometrical shapes to define your objects, as well as draw custom ones. Needless to say that you can take advantage of a multitude of tools that aim to enhance precision. A grid can be enabled so that you can easily snap elements, as well as adding anchor points to fully customize shapes.
With a little imagination and patience on your behalf, nearly anything can be achieved. Available tools allow you to create 3D objects from scratch and have them fully enhanced with high-quality textures. A powerful navigation pane is put at your disposal so that you can carefully position the camera to get a clearer view of the area of interest.
Various export possibilities
Similar to a modern web browser, each project is displayed in its own tab. This comes in handy, especially for comparison views. Moreover, layouts and layers also play important roles, as it makes objects handling a little easier.
Sine the application is not the easiest to carry around, requiring a slightly sophisticated machine to properly run, there are several export options put at your disposal so that the projects itself can be moved around.
Aside from the application specific format, you can save as an image file of multiple types, PDF, FBX and a few more. Additionally, it can be sent via email, directly printed out on a sheet of paper, or even sent to a 3D printing service, if available.
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All in all, AutoCAD remains one of the top applications used by professionals to achieve great precision with projects of nearly any type. It encourages usage with incredible offers for student licenses so you get acquainted with its abundance of features early on. A lot can be said about what it can and can't do, but the true surprise lies in discovering it step-by-step.
AutoCAD is the name of the first program released by Autodesk. The acronym AutoCAD is often used as the name of the program, but is occasionally used as a short form for Autodesk, Inc. The Autodesk name was first used in 1975, when the company began operations.
The first commercially available AutoCAD release was called AutoCAD 0.01, released in December 1982. It was created by AutoCAD’s original developer, Peter Burg, and was based on a separate application called Auto-Draw. The first consumer release of AutoCAD was AutoCAD 1.0, released in May 1984. At that time, AutoCAD was still marketed as a drafting application, despite its ability to model three-dimensional objects. Later consumer releases included version 1.1 in 1986, version 1.2 in 1989, and version 2.0 in 1994.
A professional version of AutoCAD was available in 1984 and is still sold today. The software was originally released as AutoCAD LT for Macs and Windows. Autodesk switched to the non-long-form name AutoCAD in 1988. AutoCAD LT has a maximum drawing size of 200 MB (later increased to 500 MB), while the full AutoCAD software can model up to 50 MB.
The original release of AutoCAD LT featured the functionality of AutoCAD Release 4. This release was called Autodesk Topographical. Autodesk later released AutoCAD LT 1.0, which was a revamped version of Topographical. This release was named AutoCAD LT 3.0. In 1995, Autodesk released AutoCAD LT 4.0, which was known as Release 4 in the United States.
By 1995, Autodesk had begun marketing AutoCAD as a product for model-makers. This came after the release of AutoCAD Release 5, which was also the first to be sold by Autodesk directly to the public. Release 5 was known as Release 5LT, and was discontinued in favor of the release 5. It was later replaced by AutoCAD Release 6.
Release 7 was released in May 1999, and is known as AutoCAD Standard, was released under a shareware model, and was distributed on disk only. This was the first release of AutoCAD to be distributed by Autodes
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## **Q. How do I install and activate Autocad?**
* Install Autocad using this link
* Wait until you see an Autocad blue screen that says “Your Autocad license
key has been registered”
* Your Autocad activation key will appear in your email
* Copy the activation code from the email to activate Autocad
Allocate your input automatically on the fly. Automatically, quickly and easily allocate the input you need from your selected model, for each instance. And then take the next step and work on the specific part with the input. (video: 1:25 min.)
Shape based reflow:
The ability to use reflowing to create form based objects. This is the ability to have independent flow-in and flow-out paths for parts of your model. This is not the same as “chained” geometry, as this is about breaking the chains and making the geometry independent. To do this, we’ll need you to click the most appropriate paths. To help you select the most appropriate paths, there are a number of icons in the reflow tool options.
The ability to select objects in your model and quickly access the markup. Also, you can quickly select the markup on the fly. The markup is highlighted when you select a specific object. (video: 1:50 min.)
You can now clip objects directly from the Clipboard. And then you can drag the object you’ve clipped to your drawing into any drawing window. (video: 2:12 min.)
Click to scale:
The ability to click on the canvas to adjust the scale for the view. (video: 2:10 min.)
The ability to create a project with multiple phases and then manage those phases independently. This means that you can have one phase open, and then edit or change objects in the current phase. Then you’re finished. And then go to another phase. And edit it, or go back to the previous phase, and move on.
The ability to delete comments from a drawing when you click off the text. If you delete a comment, you’ll still see the text as a comment. You can then use the “Edit Comment” button to adjust the comment in any way you’d like.
The ability to add design elements directly to drawings. You can add customizable shapes, text, images, arrows and links to your drawings. This is in addition to the ability to insert design elements directly from a web browser. (video: 1:50 min.)
Layer style automation:
The ability to
– OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7 (SP1 or later) / 8 / 10 (32/64-bit)
– CPU: 2 GHz
– RAM: 1 GB
– Graphics: DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics card
– Storage: 1 GB available space
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– Other: Internet connection
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