AutoCAD Shortcuts for Pros
AutoCAD Shortcuts for Pros
By Michelle Ecker on April 27th, 2017

If you’re an interior designer and you haven't made an investment in an AutoCAD education yet, it might be a good idea to start considering it. Most importantly from a…

7 AutoCAD Careers You Might Be Great At
7 AutoCAD Careers You Might Be Great At
By Michelle Ecker on March 8th, 2017

Electrical drafters- In this role, you would create diagrams that show where wiring setups would be laid out. The diagrams you made would then be used by the people who…

How Much Money Do AutoCAD Drafters Make?
How Much Money Do AutoCAD Drafters Make?
By Michelle Ecker on February 10th, 2017

If you’re an interior designer and you haven’t learned AutoCAD yet, it might be time to make the investment. First of all, working with the software will completely boost your…

How To Rotate an Object in AutoCAD
How To Rotate an Object in AutoCAD
By Michelle Ecker on January 18th, 2017

When working in AutoCAD, you’ll occasionally find yourself needing to rotate an object in order to match the angle of another existing object in your drawing. When this happens, here’s…

AutoCAD’s Slice Command
AutoCAD’s Slice Command
By Michelle Ecker on December 14th, 2016

When you are using AutoCAD, the ability to make your own ‘slices’ through the model you are working on is a great time saving trick. When you are drafting, the…

Using Isometric Snap in AutoCAD
Using Isometric Snap in AutoCAD
By Michelle Ecker on October 24th, 2016

If you’re working in AutoCAD, you should know that the program provides you with isometric snap, grid and ortho. These are tools you can use to support you in your…

Mastering AutoCAD’s Dimension Style Command
Mastering AutoCAD’s Dimension Style Command
By Michelle Ecker on October 6th, 2016

Next time you’re working in AutoCAD, take some time and explore the Dimension Style command. This is where the settings for unit type and measurement adjustments are saved. Of these…

Save Time with AutoCAD’s Mirror Command
Save Time with AutoCAD’s Mirror Command
By Michelle Ecker on September 15th, 2016

If you’re looking to increase your productivity when using AutoCAD, mastering the mirror command is probably the most effective step you can take in doing so. When used properly, implementation…

Understanding AutoCAD’s Polygon Command
Understanding AutoCAD’s Polygon Command
By Michelle Ecker on August 22nd, 2016

If you’re starting to become relatively comfortable navigating the AutoCAD software, consider trying something new by experimenting with the polygon command. In order to effectively calculate and subsequently draw the…

Exploring AutoCAD’s 3D Gizmo
Exploring AutoCAD’s 3D Gizmo
By Michelle Ecker on July 20th, 2016

In an effort to facilitate simpler structural analysis within AutoCAD, developers have added some additional software meant to streamline the process in a more user-friendly way. These tools will help…