- [Instructor] When we set up a new drawing in AutoCAD, … the only layer that exists is layer zero, the default layer. … To create new layers, we need to go to the Layer palette. … By default, the Layer palette shows up here … in the upper right corner … as part of the Properties Inspector. … Here, we have a series of tools … that allow us to work with or control our layers. … The Layer dropdown, which lists all … of the current layers in the drawing, … a Layer States dropdown, … and we can also expand out the Layer List. … Again, right now, we only have one layer, Layer Zero, … in our current drawing, so this isn't overly helpful. … To really work with and create new layers, … we need to expand this palette out … into a floating palette, … which we can do by clicking on the icon here. … Now, we have a little bit more room to work with. … To create a new layer, we click the icon here … and then we can name our layer. … I'm going to call this one HIDDEN, and press Return. … From here, we have a series of properties …
- Accessing the palettes
- File type basics
- Editing polylines
- Modifying tools
- Controlling layers
- Creating blocks
- Working with external references
- Creating styles
- Formatting text
Skill Level Beginner
AutoCAD for Mac: Using Dynamic Blockswith Shaun Bryant1h 45m Intermediate
1. The Interface
2. Working with Files
3. Basic Geometry
5. Advanced Objects
9. 3D Basics
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