Finding commands and system variables using Auto Complete


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Finding commands and system variables using Auto Complete

With each new release, AutoCAD adds new commands and system variables, and at some point you may find yourself struggling to keep track of all of the new features. In this lesson I'm going to show you an easy way to locate Commands and Variables that you may have trouble remembering. Let we start by mentioning that I have a drawing open on my screen. You do not have to open the same drawing. I am merely using this file as a background. I am going to start by moving down to the status bar and I'm going to turn on my Dynamic Input mode. This moves my command line information to my cursor.

Next, I am going to press the letter E and then I will start tapping my Tab key, and notice that each time I press Tab, AutoCAD is showing me another command that starts with the letter E. This is considered an Auto Complete feature, and using this I no longer have to have total recall of all possible AutoCAD functions. So as long as I have an idea of what I'm looking for, AutoCAD can help me ...

Finding commands and system variables using Auto Complete
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Finding commands and system variables using Auto Complete 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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