Adding favorite shortcuts and setting application extensions are just a few helpful tools to make switching to Mac OS X a little less painful. Every little trick helps.
- [Instructor] Just as in Windows Explorer,…we have some options for Finder that we can customize…to our own personal preferences.…I'm going to select the Finder icon from the dock,…and then I'm going to go up here…to the application menu and click on Preferences.…Starting with General, there's not a lot of options…that I want to change here.…However, you could make any of these changes that you like.…I'm going to skip back over to Sidebar.…From here, I can check and make sure things…like the Desktop and Documents are checked…so they show up in my Sidebar.…
Business-wise, I want to make sure I see…all my Connected Servers, External Disks,…as well as this general device that you'll find…here at the top of Devices.…This is going to be named whatever you call…your specific computer.…But, this is sort of like My Computer in Windows,…and will show you everything connected…to your Apple computer.…Next, under Advanced, I like to turn on…Show all filename extensions.…This helps out with telling all…of my different CAD files apart.…
- Getting comfortable in the AutoCAD for Mac interface
- Managing files in the Finder
- Saving files
- Setting up 2D layers
- Working with 2D layouts and paper space
- Using external references
- Using the Sheet Set Manager (aka the Project Manager)
- Printing in AutoCAD for Mac
- 3D modeling
- Customizing AutoCAD for Mac
- Understanding renamed and missing features
Skill Level Beginner
1. New Environment
2. Managing Files
3. 2D Workflow
4. Working with Projects
3D modeling1m 30s
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