Author Shaun Bryant shows you the Block Editor for blocks in AutoCAD.
- [Man] We're staying in our dynamic blocks drawing…and what we're going to have a look at now is…the Block Editor. Now, the Block Editor is the area…where you would normally edit your dynamic blocks…and work with your dynamic blocks to add…those parameters, those actions, and so on…that allow the block to be dynamic…in the AutoCAD drawing in the first place.…So what I'm going to do now, is you'll notice I've got…that window block selected at the bottom…of the screen again.…It seems to be a recurring thing for me, unfortunately,…I don't know why. Just hit Escape a couple of times…to make sure that you've got nothing selected…in your AutoCAD drawing.…
And then you've got your crosshair moving…around freely like so.…What I'm going to do is, I'm going to select…the table dynamic block, this one here.…Now, as soon as I do that and right-click…in the drawing area, can you see…I've got the Block Editor option there…on the shortcut menu.…So as soon as I click on Block Editor now…that opens up the Block Editor.…Now you'll notice that you go into…
- Creating standard blocks
- Using DWG files to store blocks
- Using dynamic blocks
- Using the Block Editor
- Adding parameters and actions to dynamic blocks
- Using visibility states
- Using rotation and flip parameters
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Block Basics
2. Using Standard Blocks
3. Using Dynamic Blocks
4. Dynamic Blocks: Parameters
5. Dynamic Blocks: Actions
6. Dynamic Blocks: Visibility States
7. Dynamic Blocks: Rotation and Flip Parameters
8. Dynamic Blocks: Roundup
Using a dynamic door block1m 58s
Next steps1m 29s
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