Author Shaun Bryant shows you an AutoCAD standard block.
- [Narrator] We're staying in our blocks.dwg file,…where we're looking at an introduction to…both the AutoCAD block and the AutoCAD dynamic block.…Now you'll notice, I've got the dynamic block…still selected from the previous video.…Just hit Escape a couple of times to make sure…that both blocks are not selected.…Now the left hand block, the left hand door block…I should say, is a standard AutoCAD block.…So what does a standard AutoCAD block do?…Well let's select it again, first of all.…
Take your crosshair, get a little pink box over it,…so it highlights and just left click like so.…That selects the block in the AutoCAD for Mac drawing.…Now if you look over at the right hand menu panel there,…can you see, in the Properties there,…where you've selected the block?…It's telling you that it is Door standard,…that's the name of the block.…Every block in AutoCAD has to have…it's own, individual name.…So when I created this drawing,…I gave that the name Door standard,…indicating it was a standard, AutoCAD block.…
It's got an insertion point, X and Y,…
- 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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