Applying hyperlinks to drawing objects


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Applying hyperlinks to drawing objects

AutoCAD drawings can serve a larger purpose than just being a standalone file on the network. An AutoCAD drawing can also be a vehicle that can take you to other project-related content. It does this through the use of hyperlinks. In this lesson we'll learn how to incorporate hyperlinks into a drawing. On my screen I have a drawing that represents a conceptual design for a child's pedal car. Let's take a look at the layout that's been set up for this drawing. This is a standard four-view drawing inside a company title block. Now most title blocks include a company logo. Wouldn't it be nice if we could turn that logo into a hyperlink that points back to the company web site? This way no matter where your drawing may go, anyone that uses it has direct access to your company. We can do this through the use of a hyperlink.

As an example, I'm going to add a hyperlink to this block that points to the lynda.com web site. I'll start by opening the Insert tab and then ...

Applying hyperlinks to drawing objects
Video duration: 3m 34s 3h 48m Intermediate

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Applying hyperlinks to drawing objects provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD: Tips, Tricks, and Industry Secrets

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