Creating quick plots


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Creating quick plots

When it comes to plotting drawings using the Windows or Mac version of AutoCAD, you'll find the workflow is the same. The part that's different is the Plot dialog box. Rather than displaying all the settings in a single dialog, the Mac edition displays the most common settings first and then it gives you the option of expanding the dialog box to access additional settings if necessary. In this lesson, we'll explore the concept of plotting by printing a drawing for model space. On my screen, I've a concept design for a mechanical part, and I would like to create a hard copy of this drawing for a meeting that I'm having with a client.

Since we're still in the conceptual stage, my printed sheet doesn't require the formality of a title block. I just need a quick 8.5x11 exhibit that's printed to a measurable scale. To print this drawing, I'm going to open the File menu and I'll select Print. AutoCAD then gives me a gentle reminder that if I was to prin...

Creating quick plots
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Creating quick plots provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2011: Migrating from Windows to Mac

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