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Table of Contents

Chapter: Getting Started

What You Will Learn

02m 24s

Introduction To AutoCAD

04m 11s

Installation: AutoCAD, Design Review, Fusion

08m 54s

Turning On AutoCAD For The First Time

08m 43s

Quick Run Thru

11m 3s

Chapter: New Features In AutoCAD 2013

The Welcome Screen

10m 30s

UI And UX Changes

09m 16s

New 2D Workflow

07m 40s

Miscellaneous Updates

08m 22s

Autodesk Exchange Applications

06m 51s

New 3D Work-Flow

09m 46s

Model Documentation Update

07m 32s

Autodesk Cloud

09m 26s

Chapter: Interfacing With AutoCAD

The AutoCAD Drawing Area - The Crosshairs And Your Mouse

11m 45s

Using The Application Menu And The QAT - Part 1

09m 35s

Using The Application Menu And The QAT - Part 2

05m 25s

Interfacing With The Ribbon

08m 33s

Taking Advantage Of The Command Line, Dynamic Input And Auto Complete - Part 1

11m 7s

Taking Advantage Of The Command Line, Dynamic Input And Auto Complete - Part 2

04m 19s

Toolbars And The Menu Bar

07m 5s

Pallets And Short Cut Menus - Part 1

08m 36s

Pallets And Short Cut Menus - Part 2

07m 35s

Using Function Keys And Command Aliases - Part 1

09m 10s

Using Function Keys And Command Aliases - Part 2

10m 7s

Workspaces - It's Your Screen Space, Do What You Want With It

10m 55s

The Status Bar - A Busy Place

14m 46s

An Introduction To Model Space And Paper Space

04m 50s

Quickview Layouts And Drawings

04m 27s

Chapter: Basic Operations

You Have To Start Somewhere (Start A New File-Open A File)

10m 13s

Quitting CAD (Save Early, Save Often)

05m 23s

Object Selection - Part 1

12m 6s

Object Selection - Part 2

04m 50s

Advanced Operation Techniques

12m 18s

How AutoCAD Interprets Units

07m 43s

Working With Specific Units

08m 39s

The User Coordinate System

08m 7s

Working With The Coordinate System

13m 5s

Using The Grid System With The Snap Feature

07m 19s


04m 10s


08m 54s

Chapter 4 Project

15m 34s

Chapter: Drawing & Drafting Tools

Lines - You Will Use Them Everywhere

16m 15s

Polylines And Their Uses

09m 35s


09m 25s


10m 48s


04m 33s

Rectangles And Ellipses

10m 4s

Points And Their Styles

07m 5s

Methods To Create Precise Objects

06m 33s

Chapter 5 Project - Part 1

09m 42s

Chapter 5 Project - Part 2

07m 23s

Chapter: Editing Tools


03m 44s

Delete Duplicates (Overkill)

06m 21s

The Move And Copy Commands

05m 34s

Rotating Objects

07m 17s

Scaling Objects

05m 15s

Stretching Objects

04m 25s


05m 14s


03m 12s

Trim - Extend Lines

06m 24s

Fillet - Chamfer

07m 18s

Rectangular Array

05m 1s

Polar Array

02m 42s

Pathway Array

03m 15s

Copy Array

02m 19s

Object Properties

05m 52s

Chapter 6 Project

08m 2s

Chapter: Utilities: Tools To Know What's Going On

Listing Objects

09m 34s

Measuring Tools

12m 38s

Purging Unused Items

07m 12s

Undo - The Most Important Command

02m 58s

Chapter 7 Project

05m 58s

Chapter: Precision Tools: Tricks To Help You Draw Accurately

OSNAP - Part 1

10m 39s

OSNAP - Part 2

11m 53s


02m 50s


08m 54s

Chapter: AutoCAD: Using Layers

Layer Properties

12m 53s

The Layer Manager

10m 33s

Freeze, Thaw, On, Off, Lock

07m 32s

Creating And Editing Layers

04m 27s

Using Layers To Control

05m 48s

Chapter 9 Project

08m 5s

Chapter: Annotations


07m 38s

Dimension Styles: Drill Down In Dim Town

10m 14s

Advanced Dimension Operations - Part 1

11m 40s

Advanced Dimension Operations - Part 2

03m 37s

Advanced Dimensioning Tools And Settings: Dimassoc, Dim Reassociate

06m 4s


02m 42s


11m 51s

Single Line Text

04m 6s

Multi Line Text

10m 8s

Multi Line Text Techniques

06m 20s

Wipeouts: Hiding What You Don't Want To See

05m 26s

Text Styles

07m 14s


07m 6s


09m 16s

Chapter 10 Project

06m 11s

Chapter: Blocks

What Is A Block

06m 33s

Creating Blocks

05m 51s

Inserting Blocks And Using Them

07m 9s

Editing Blocks

09m 25s

Attributed Blocks - Part 1

08m 30s

Attributed Blocks - Part 2

06m 56s

The Effect Of Exploding Blocks

05m 14s

Introduction To Dynamic Blocks

07m 42s

Chapter 11 Project

07m 48s

Chapter: Model Space And Paper Space

What's The Difference

04m 3s

What Belongs In Where

05m 43s

Viewports - Part 1

08m 29s

Viewports - Part 2

03m 37s

Chapter: Plot & Publish

Plotting - Part 1

08m 7s

Plotting - Part 2

09m 22s

Page Set Up

07m 29s


11m 53s

Export Your File

02m 12s

Chapter 13 Project

08m 17s

Chapter: Final Project

Chapter Project Draw The Building - Part 1

07m 53s

Chapter Project Draw The Building - Part 2

04m 42s

Chapter Project Decoration

09m 13s

Chapter Project Annotation

08m 34s

Chapter: About The Author

About The Author

03m 29s