Join Jim LaPier for an in-depth discussion in this video Modifying objects, part of Learning AutoCAD for Mac.
…We can't always create the objects we need perfectly the first time.…We need ways of editing and manipulating the geometry, and AutoCad for…Mac provides a full set of tools to get the job done.…Let's take a look at five of the…most common namely: Move, Copy, Rotate, Scale and Stretch.…We'll find move here, in the toolbar, and we are asked to select our objects.…We can continue selecting objects one by one, or we…can use a selection window.…Selection windows are very important and mastering them…can be a big boost in your productivity.…
There are two types, windows and crossing windows.…Windows are created any time you click and drag your cursor from left to right.…As we can the area inside the window is…blue, and there is solid line at the edges.…This window will only select objects that fall completely within the boundaries.…As you can see here the circle and polygon are…selected, but the line end points were outside of the window.…So the line is not added to the selection set.…The other window is a crossing window, and any object that…
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- Accessing the palettes
- Adjusting user preferences
- Working with different file types
- Editing polylines
- Modifying objects
- Controlling layers
- Creating blocks
- Building layouts
- Adding annotations
- Working with 3D geometry
Skill Level Beginner
1. The Interface
2. File Management
3. Basic Geometry
5. Advanced Objects
Creating layouts3m 35s
9. 3D Basics
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