AutoCAD 2011 For Dummies
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PrefaceIn case you are utterly new to AutoCAD or simply feeling somewhat rusty, this e book will assist begin the wheels turning and hold you rolling in the suitable route. Tidbits of historic perception and explanations aid you perceive not solely “how” to carry out a activity, however “why.” David’s pleasant and humorous writing fashion makes the e book straightforward (and even entertaining) to learn. The subjects are nicely organized, enabling you to learn it cowl to cowl or use it as a useful reference device. It features a complete Desk of Contents and Index that can assist you shortly find key subjects. Icons scattered all through the e book additional support in your quest for data by figuring out vital or helpful info corresponding to warnings or new performance.
David’s expertise as a technical author and AutoCAD person and educator is unmistakable in AutoCAD 2011 For Dummies. He doesn’t simply describe AutoCAD instruments — he describes the processes through which you need to use them most-efficiently. David does a improbable job of integrating highly effective AutoCAD performance corresponding to named web page setups, annotation scaling, and parametric constraints into the usual workflow for “starting” AutoCAD customers. Even veteran AutoCAD customers can be taught from AutoCAD 2011 For Dummies with a willingness to discover newer strategies they could have beforehand neglected. David, thanks for offering a precious useful resource to assist AutoCAD customers maximize their software program funding with minimal mind drain. Whereas AutoCAD 2011 For Dummies isn’t actually “For Dummies,” it’s a welcome aid to the everyday software program know-how books.
A great way to get up and running fast with AutoCAD “X”!
If you’re just learning AutoCAD, this friendly, For Dummies guide is perfect for you. You’ll get up to speed on all the basics and start creating 2D and 3D technical drawings sooner than you might imagine. Learn how to create a basic drawing, use AutoCAD Design Center, edit your drawings, work with dimensions, add text, and much more. The book is straightforward, easy to follow, and includes practical tips and notes that demystify this complex software even further.
Gets you quickly up to speed on AutoCAD “X,” the leading technical drawing software from Autodesk
Covers how to create a basic drawing, use AutoCAD Design Center, edit your drawings, use blocks, work with dimensions, add text, and draw on the Internet
Includes updates on the latest features in AutoCAD “X” focusing on those that matter most to beginners
Uses the popular For Dummies approach, which breaks down this intimidating topic into helpful, practical advice and how-tos for real people
AutoCAD “X” For Dummies is what you need to get up to speed and start designing with this market-leading software!
AutoCAD 2011 For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))
Author(s): David Byrnes
Series: For Dummies Computer/Tech
Publisher: For Dummies, Year: 2010