Join Shaun Bryant for an in-depth discussion in this video Inserting blocks using the tool palettes, part of Up and Running with AutoCAD LT.
- In the previous exercise I mentioned tool palettes…and how they can be utilized with all of the…sample dynamic blocks available to you in AutoCAD LT.…So let's have a look at utilizing those tool palettes…to bring some blocks into our floor plan drawing.…And more importantly, creating our own tool palette…to add some blocks to it, as well.…And what we're going to do is…we're going to have a look at inserting a door…and also some landscaping into our floor plans.…
So you remember the door from our previous exercise,…what I've done is I've removed that…in this particular floor plan…and we're gonna bring in a dynamic block of a door…from the tool palette itself.…So it's this area over here,…on the left hand floor plan,…so zoom in first,…and there's the gap just there,…so zoom in on the gap in the wall ready for the door,…like so.…Then we go to the Home tab on the ribbon,…go to our Layers panel,…click on the flyout and make sure that we're using…the Architectural floor plan door layer…so that when we bring our door in…
- Opening DWG drawing files
- Starting a new drawing
- Saving drawings
- Drawing lines and shapes
- Working with the Snap and Grid features
- Editing objects
- Organizing drawings with layers
- Inserting blocks
- Creating layouts
- Adding text
- Adding and editing dimensions
- Printing your drawings
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1. Getting Started
2. Working with an AutoCAD Drawing
3. Precision Drawing Tools in AutoCAD
4. Making Changes in Your Drawing
5. Organizing Your Drawing with Layers
6. Object Properties
7. Using AutoCAD Blocks
8. Using Layouts
12. Printing Your Drawing
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