2D Drawing

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  • view course page for MEP Families in Revit

    Improve your Revit MEP workflow with Revit families. Learn how to model electrical panels and junction boxes, recessed and track lighting, HVAC systems with ducting and air terminals, and pipe systems with Revit families.

    4h 51m
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  • view course page for AutoCAD Certified Professional Prep Course

    Become an Autodesk Certified Professional or Autodesk Certified User. Study for the exam while you reinforce your CAD skills.

    4h 40m
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  • view course page for AutoCAD: Using the Command Line

    Learn how to use the AutoCAD command line to work more efficiently in AutoCAD 2016.

    2h 12m
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  • view course page for AutoCAD for Mac 2016 New Features

    Learn about the new features in AutoCAD for Mac 2016, including the Express Tools, XREF mapping, PDF enhancements, and improvements for working with text, geometry, and lines.

    55m 33s
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  • view course page for Project Soane: Recover a Lost Monument with BIM

    Learn how to use Revit to model and render classical architectural forms and contribute to historical rendering projects such as Project Soane.

    4h 34m
    Intermediate
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Optimizing Your AutoCAD Desktop to Go Mobile

    Take your CAD projects on the go with A360 Drive, Autodesk's cloud platform, and AutoCAD 360, their browser-based version of AutoCAD.

    2h 28m
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  • view course page for Using Dynamic Blocks in AutoCAD for Mac

    Learn how to make your AutoCAD drawings more intelligent, efficient, and flexible with dynamic blocks.

    1h 31m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with AutoCAD 360

    Learn how to use the drawing, editing, and annotation tools in AutoCAD 360 to take work into the field or share it in the cloud.

    1h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Tinkercad

    Walk through the basics of 3D modeling in Tinkercad, the free online app that anyone can use to create models for 3D printing.

    48m 15s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with AutoCAD LT

    Hit the ground running with AutoCAD LT, the 2D drawing software from Autodesk.

    5h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with 123D Design

    Get up and running with 123D Design, the free 3D modeling program from Autodesk that runs on Macs and PCs.

    1h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2016 Essential Training

    Learn how to master AutoCAD 2016 and draw the kind of precise, measured 2D drawings that form the basis of design communication the world over.

    8h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from AutoCAD to Inventor

    Leverage your experience with AutoCAD while migrating to Autodesk Inventor's specialized toolset for mechanical design, engineering, and manufacturing.

    1h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Designing Dynamic Blocks in AutoCAD

    Build intelligence into your AutoCAD drawings with dynamic blocks, and update the shape, size, position, orientation, and visibility of objects in blocks on the fly.

    1h 5m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Working with Dimensions in AutoCAD

    Learn how to annotate technical drawings with dimensions styles, text, and multileaders block text.

    1h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD for Mac 2015 Essential Training

    Review the essential features and techniques every designer needs to know to work with AutoCAD for Mac, including creating and editing geometry, working with layers, and annotating drawings.

    4h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creating Sprinkler and Fire-Alarm Systems with AutoCAD

    Learn to design sprinkler and fire-alarm systems with AutoCAD.

    1h 25m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Modeling a Staircase with AutoCAD

    Learn to master a wide variety of AutoCAD's 3D modeling tools while modeling a complex spiral staircase.

    54m 15s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Adobe Illustrator: Working with AutoCAD Files

    Discover how designers and engineers can share files between Illustrator and CAD programs like AutoCAD and SketchUp.

    1h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD MEP Essential Training

    Learn to design the systems—mechanical, electrical, and plumbing—that connect buildings to the outside world with AutoCAD MEP.

    3h 11m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD Architecture Essential Training

    Learn the tools and techniques used by professional architects to build amazing structures with AutoCAD Architecture.

    7h 27m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2015 Essential Training

    Learn how to create detailed 2D CAD drawings with AutoCAD 2015.

    8h 35m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with AutoCAD for Mac

    Get up and running quickly with AutoCAD for Mac. Learn how to create and modify 2D geometry, add annotations, and plot your drawings.

    1h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD for Mac 2014 New Features

    Take a tour of AutoCAD for Mac 2014 and its most anticipated new features, including eTransmit and Retina display support.

    18m 0s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 Essentials: 06 Sharing Drawings with Others

    Transition your AutoCAD designs from concepts to workable construction documents.

    1h 35m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 Essentials: 05 Working with References

    Learn to work with AutoCAD blocks, link to other drawings, and insert images in this AutoCAD tutorial.

    1h 19m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 Essentials: 04 Annotating a Drawing

    Create and edit annotations in your drawings, and control their appearance using styles.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 Essentials: 03 Editing and Organizing Drawings

    Learn to manage layers, selections, and geometry in your AutoCAD drawings.

    2h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 Essentials: 02 Drawing Fundamentals

    Create basic geometry in AutoCAD 2014, and learn to draw and edit lines and shapes.

    2h 3m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2014 New Features

    AutoCAD 2014 New Features with Jeff Bartels

    Start incorporating all the new features from AutoCAD 2014 into your CAD workflow, including command-line data access, georeferencing, and reality capture.

    2h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Autodesk Inventor

    Introduces the interface and key processes of Inventor, the parametric design system from Autodesk.

    2h 50m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Data Management with AutoCAD 2013

    Teaches you how to build intelligence into drawing objects so that the symbols used in your drawings carry meaning beyond simple geometric representations.

    1h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating an Architectural Drawing with AutoCAD 2013

    Use AutoCAD 2013 to tackle a real-world project.

    45m 3s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 06 Sharing Drawings with Others

    Shows how to transition designs from concept to construction, by preparing drawings to be printed or shared with others.

    1h 24m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 05 Working with References

    Explore the world of references—a tool that allows you to link and reuse external content in AutoCAD.

    1h 12m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 04 Annotating a Drawing

    Shows how to create and edit text and dimensions in your drawings, and control the appearance of those annotations using styles.

    1h 35m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 03 Editing and Organizing Drawings

    Concentrates on the AutoCAD tools and features dedicated to organizing and editing geometry in this design program.

    2h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 02 Drawing Fundamentals

    Concentrates on the particulars of creating basic geometry in AutoCAD, including drawing and editing lines and shapes.

    1h 56m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 01 Interface and Drawing Management

    The first installment in a multi-part series, which includes a tour of the AutoCAD interface and tips for managing your drawings from a project's outset.

    1h 5m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD: Tips, Tricks, and Industry Secrets

    Shows AutoCAD users how to reduce the amount of time it takes to accomplish a task, increase profit margins, and more.

    3h 48m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2011: Migrating from Windows to Mac

    Covers the fundamental differences between the 2011 Mac OS X and PC versions of AutoCAD.

    2h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2011 Essential Training

    Covers the most important features of this industry-standard 2D drafting and design application.

    6h 48m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2011 New Features

    AutoCAD 2011 New Features with Jeff Bartels

    Highlights additions to the AutoCAD 2011 toolset for increased creativity and productivity.

    3h 46m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2010 New Features

    AutoCAD 2010 New Features with Jeff Bartels

    Highlights the cutting-edge tools that can make any designer more productive and creative in AutoCAD.

    2h 5m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2010 Essential Training

    Introduces the AutoCAD 2010 application and covers several of its major features, equipping viewers with the tools to produce, annotate, and plot designs.

    6h 51m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2009: Mastering References

    Teaches how to maintain project data, automate parts lists, make global changes using external references, and incorporate imagery.

    2h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2009: Annotation

    AutoCAD 2009: Annotation with Jeff Bartels

    Demonstrates how to create dynamic annotations that react to viewport scales and update themselves.

    2h 38m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2009: 2D Drafting Techniques

    Professional drafter Jeff Bartels takes an in-depth look at features used to communicate design.

    3h 36m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training

    Gives a thorough explanation of the interface and explains the commands as they would be encountered in a typical workflow.

    6h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for AutoCAD 2009 New Features

    AutoCAD 2009 New Features with Jeff Bartels

    Covers every new and updated aspect of the interface, drafting tools, and visualization features.

    2h 58m
    Intermediate
     
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