AutoCAD 2006

Distance

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  • Typology

    Training

  • Methodology

    Distance Learning

Description

The instructors will show you the basics and advanced functionality up to and including a taste of 3D.
Suitable for: New AutoCAD users and those upgrading to AutoCAD 2006

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Teachers and trainers (2)

Matt Murphy

Matt Murphy

Tutor

Michelle Rasmussen

Michelle Rasmussen

Tutor

Course programme

COURSE INTRODUCTION

The AutoCAD® 2006 Series is intended for new AutoCAD users and those upgrading to AutoCAD 2006. The instructors will show you the basics and advanced functionality up to and including a taste of 3D

  • Follow along as Matt Murphy and Michelle Rasmussen teach the finer points of AutoCAD use from startup to sharing your work over the internet.
  • A full-featured DVD-ROM covering beginner to advanced concepts, and everything in between.
  • Course Outline

    Constructing Geometric Figures in 2006

    Getting Started with AutoCAD 2006• How do I start AutoCAD?
    • What is the New Features Workshop?
    • What is the AutoCAD drawing window?
    • What are the different components of the AutoCAD drawing window?
    • What are the Layouts Tabs?
    • What ins the Command Line or Command Prompt?
    • What is the expanded view of the Command Line or Command Prompt?
    • What is in the menu bar or pull-down menus?
    • What are toolbars and how do I access them?
    • How do I open and close Toolbars?
    • How do I lock Toolbar positions?
    • What is the Status Bar?
    • What is the Status Bar tray settings?
    • What are the Shortcut and Cursor menus
    • What are Palettes?
    • How do I use Commands and Options?
    • What is Dynamic Input and how do I use it with Commands?
    • How do I set the Dynamic Input settings?
    • How do I get help with Commands?
    • How do I start a new drawing or project?
    • How do I set up my drawing space?
    • How do I set my grid, snap and adjust my drawing limits?
    • How do I open and work with multiple drawings?
    • How do I save my work and drawings?

    • How do I draw lines using the Command Line?
    • How do I draw lines using the Dynamic Input?
    • How do I draw Rectangles with Dimensions?
    • How do I draw repeat the Rectangle Command?
    • How do I draw Rectangles with Fillets and Chamfers?
    • How do I draw a Rectangle with Width?
    • What are the 3D Options of Rectangles?
    • How do I undo something I have done?
    • How do I draw circles with different radius and diameter?
    • How do I draw arcs?

    Object Selection in 2006

    • How do I pick objects to erase them from the drawing?
    • How do restore objects that I erased by mistake?
    • How do I unselect or deselect objects that I picked by mistake to erase from the drawing?
    • How do I unpick objects or deselect objects to erase with window or crossing?
    • How do I control the object and selection properties of modify commands?

    AutoCAD Drafting Settings

    • How do set and use Grid?
    • How do I set and use Snap?
    • How do I set and use Ortho?
    • An example of a schematic diagram to draw accurately with Grid, Snap and Ortho?
    • How do I use Direct Distance Entry to draw accurately?
    • How do I use Polar Tracking to draw accurately at absolute angles?
    • How do I use Polar Tracking to draw accurately at relative angles?
    • How do I use Polar Tracking to draw accurately with snap?
    • How do I create additional Polar angles and use angle overrides to draw accurately?
    • How do I use Object Snaps in a running mode to draw accurately?
    • How do I use an Object Snap Override?
    • How do I use Object Snap Parallel?
    • How do I use Object Snap Extension?
    • How do I use Object Snap Tracking to specify a point off an object?
    • How do I use Object Snap Tracking to specify a point off multiple objects?
    • How do I use System Variables to Control Object Snaps?

    AutoCAD Display Control

    • How do I magnify into my drawing using Realtime Zoom?
    • How do I magnify into my drawing using the cursor menu?
    • How do I magnify into my drawing using the Intellimouse?
    • How do I control the resolution of circles?

    Creating and Modifying Layers

    • How do I use layers to organize information in my drawing?
    • How do I draw on a specific layer?
    • How do I use layers to control the visibility of objects in my drawing?
    • How do I prevent objects on layers from being modified in my drawing?

    AutoCAD Object Properties


    Drawing Polygons

    Drawing Ellipses

    Drawing Text in AutoCAD

    • How do I control the color of objects in my drawing?
    • How do I control the linetype of objects in my drawing?
    • How do I control the lineweight of objects in my drawing?
    • Why would I draw objects with different properties?
    • How do I control the properties of objects by layer in my drawing?
    • How do I change the properties of objects in my drawing?
    • How do I change the scale of linetypes in my drawing?
    • How do I draw a multi-sided object? • How do I draw an ellipse object?
    • How do I draw an ellipse for an isometric drawing?
    • Drawing Polylines
    • What are the basic properties of polylines?
    • How do I set and vary the properties of polylines?

    Drawing Text in AutoCAD
    • How do I

    Additional information

    Payment options: Single DVD-ROM: Was £166 Now £141
    Price on request