In this video, learn how to use the status bar to enable your drafting settings in AutoCAD.
- [Instructor] Once again, we're in our interface.DWG file, … and this time, as part of the AutoCAD interface, … we're going to take a look at the status bar. … Now, the status bar is bottom right of your AutoCAD screen. … It's all these little icons down here. … Now, all of these icons allow you to control … all your different drafting settings in AutoCAD. … So for example, you'll notice here, … this is highlighted in blue, letting me know … that my polar tracking's on. … My object snap tracking is on, … 'cause it's highlighted in blue. … If I click on it, it's off. … Click on it again, it's off. … So they're little toggles to control … all of your drafting settings within AutoCAD. … Now, we do cover some of those further on in the course, … and if you work through some of the deeper dive … AutoCAD courses in the library, … you'll find that the status bar is used often and regularly. … Now, you can see here that some of them are on, … some of them are off. … Now, I want to show you a trick, though. …
Skill Level Beginner
1. The AutoCAD Interface
2. Drawing Simple Geometry
3. Annotating Simple Designs
4. Communicating Your Design Intent
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