Organizing layouts


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Organizing layouts

AutoCAD drawings can contain several layouts. This means we have complete control over how or how much of our model space geometry that we plot. Since we can have multiple layouts, let's look at how we can organize the layouts in a drawing. On my screen I have an architectural example. this is a drawing of a proposed medical office. Take a look at my Layout tabs. Notice that I have already copied a layout into this drawing and if I select the layout, you can see that I have set my geometry to a scale and I filled out the rest of the title block information.

So essentially, this layout is finished. Well, except for the name, I call this sheet OV1, so I'd like to rename the Layout tab as well. To do that, I will double-click on the tab name. I will call this OV1 and I will press Enter. Notice that I also have two other layouts in this file. You can have as many layouts as you want in your drawing. If you have several layouts and you don't like the way the tabs are arranged, you can clic...

Organizing layouts
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Organizing layouts provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2011 Essential Training

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