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AutoCAD Super-Duper Click Savers

Posted by Rob W on April 15, 2014

Return on investment on the AutoCAD platform is all about saving picks and clicks and this class is all about exposing the super-secret tools in the AutoCAD platform. The biggest issue is that you don’t know what you are missing from release to release unless someone exposes these little secrets. In this class, we will provide a one-stop-shop document to help you remember all of them and refer back to them. Your repetitive steps and tasks won’t know what hit them.

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Mighty Macros: Powerful Commands to Pump Up Productivity

Posted by Rob W on February 9, 2014

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This class is filled with all the tips and tricks you’ll need to create macros in AutoCAD® software. Macros are small groups of commands and routines that can be any length, without requiring any special characters at the end of the line. In this class, you learn to create custom macros that apply to your business needs and enhance your productivity on designs. You develop a custom tool palette placing over 50 of your new macros on the palette for quick access during project design. Most importantly, what you learn will bring value to your employer and give you knowledge that can help you excel within your field.

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AutoCAD Super-Duper Click Savers

Posted by Rob W on February 9, 2014

 Description

Return on investment on the AutoCAD platform is all about saving picks and clicks, and this class is all about exposing the super-secret tools in the AutoCAD platform. The biggest issue is that you don’t know what you are missing from release to release unless someone exposes these little secrets. In this class, we provide a one-stop-shopping document to help you remember all of them and refer back to them. Updated from last year, this class includes new tools and uncovers AutoCAD 2014 secrets. Your repetitive steps and tasks won’t know what hit them.

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CAD Masters Training

Posted by Rob W on September 2, 2011

 

 

CAD Masters has been recognized as a valued partner by Autodesk in many ways.  We are an Autodesk GOLD Partner, an Autodesk Government Specialist, an Authorized Training Center, an Autodesk Certification Center, a Civil 3D Implementation Certified Expert, and a member of the Autodesk Developer Network.  CAD Masters received Autodesk’s top award for Customer Loyalty in 2008.

More importantly, however, is being recognized by our customers as a trusted business partner.  See the links below for more information about how we might partner with you:

 

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Drawing Tabs / Manager for ACAD 2007-2012

Posted by Rob W on July 9, 2011

Drawing Tabs/Manager place navigation tabs and the Drawing Manager at the bottom of the ACAD edit window as displayed below for the Drawing Tabs.

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Creating Parallel Conduit Runs — AutoCAD MEP 2011

Posted by Rob W on May 9, 2011

Use a single conduit as a guide to create a parallel conduit run required for electrical systems. Create conduit routing preferences to satisfy unique conditions for different industry standards.

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AutoCAD 2012 Content Explorer

Posted by Rob W on March 24, 2011

Join Derek Wielkopolski, Ideate Support Manager and AutoCAD guru as he describes the new content explorer in AutoCAD 2012 — A quick and easy search tool to find blocks and manipulate content.

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AutoCAD MEP 2011 – Improved Pipe Detailing

Posted by Rob W on March 1, 2011

Create more accurate display representation to improve construction documents and 3D co-ordination from the building services model produced within AutoCAD MEP 2011.

 

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Structural Members

Posted by Rob W on November 2, 2010

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CAD in the Cloud:

Posted by Rob W on October 31, 2010

CAD in the Cloud: Introducing AutoCAD WS – October 2010

Earlier this month, AUGI President Mark Kiker talked with Guri Stark, Vice President of the AutoCAD product line for Autodesk, and Tal Weiss, Senior Software Development Manager, about Autodesk’s new product, AutoCAD WS.

AutoCAD WS

 

 

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