Launching the application


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Launching the application

After you install AutoCAD 2013 on your system, you'll find three new icons out here on the desktop. Autodesk Design Review is an application that's a lot like Adobe Acrobat Reader. You see, in AutoCAD we can print drawings to a file format called DWF, which stands for Design Web Format. The Design Review Program allows us to open those files such that we can print them and mark them up. Using Design Review, you can adopt a completely paperless workflow while revising your designs. Inventor Fusion is a stand-alone application that offers extended 3D editing tools that are not found in native AutoCAD.

In the event you're working in 3D, you can pass your drawings over to Inventor Fusion and use its larger tool set to edit the model. When you're finished, you can pass the drawings right back into AutoCAD to finalize and annotate your design. To launch AutoCAD 2013, I'm going to double-click the icon. Let me mention that I'm working with a fresh install of the application...

Launching the application
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Launching the application provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2013 Essentials: 01 Interface and Drawing Management

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