AutoCAD 2D Drafting and Annotation 2018

AutoCAD 2D Drafting and Annotation 2018 The Complete Guide is designed to give you a solid understanding of AutoCAD features and capabilities.

This course covers Starting with Sketching, Layers, Dimension Styles, Dynamic Blocks and A360.Autodesk AutoCAD 2018 is a powerful CAD software helping professionals create 2D drawings faster and with more precision. Its simplified 2D drafting allows teams work more efficiently by sharing drawings across connected desktop, cloud, and mobile solutions.

User’s prerequisites – You don’t need any previous experience with AutoCAD® to take this course.

Course Outline

New for AutoCAD 2018
• Performance and Security Updates
• User Interaction ChangesDocument Improvements

Introduction to AutoCAD
• Introduction to AutoCAD
• Getting Started with AutoCAD

Starting with Sketching
• Drawing Lines
• Creating Other 2D Objects
• AutoCAD Polylines
• Adding Points

Working with Drawing Aids
• Drawing Aids
• More Drawing Aids

Editing Sketched Objects
• Editing Sketched Objects
• Duplicating Objects
• Separating and Joining Sketched Objects
• More Editing Tools

• Working with Layers
• Layer Tools

Editing Sketched Objects II
• Object Properties
• Utilizing Grips

Creating Text and Tables
• Annotative Objects
• Creating Text
• Using Tables
• More Text Tools

Dimensioning and Detailing Your Drawings
• Dimensioning
• More Dimensioning
• Working with True Associative DimensionsAdding Leaders

Editing Dimensions
• Editing Dimensions Using Editing Tools
• Editing Dimensions Part 2

Dimension Styles
• Dimension Styles
• Using Dimension Styles

Adding Constraints to Sketches
• Constraints in a Sketch
• Dimensions, Parameters, and Equations

Hatching Drawings
• Hatching Basics
• Modifying Hatch Properties

Paper Space
• Paper Space Layouts
• Adding Viewports
• Working with Viewports
• Layout Tools

Plotting Drawings
• Plotting Draiwngs In AutoCAD
• Plot Styles and Page Setups
• Publishing to other File Types

Template Drawings
• Templates
• Customizing Templates

Working with Blocks
• Working with Blocks
• Inserting Blocks

Changing Blocks
• Dynamic Blocks
• Building Dynamic Blocks

AutoCAD Sheet Sets
• An Introduction to Sheet Sets
• Build a Sheet Set
• Sheet Set Views

AutoCAD and A360
• AutoCAD in the Cloud