AutoCAD 2010 & AutoCAD LT 2010 bible / Ellen Finkelstein

Author(s): Finkelstein, Ellen
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Subjects: AutoCAD
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Computer graphics--Software
Computer-aided design--Software
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Indianapolis, Ind. : Wiley Pub., c2009
LC Classification: T
Table of Contents: Pt. I. AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT Basics 1
Quick Start: Drawing a Window 3
Ch. 1. Starting to Draw 15
Ch. 2. Opening a Drawing 29
Ch. 3. Using Commands 37
Ch. 4. Specifying Coordinates 61
Ch. 5. Setting Up a Drawing 97
Pt. II. Drawing in Two Dimensions 113
Ch. 6. Drawing Simple Lines 115
Ch. 7. Drawing Curves and Points 123
Ch. 8. Viewing Your Drawing 139
Ch. 9. Editing Your Drawing with Basic Tools 169
Ch. 10. Editing Your Drawing with Advanced Tools 193
Ch. 11. Organizing Drawings with Layers, Colors, Linetypes, and Lineweights 255
Ch. 12. Obtaining Information from Your Drawing 289
Ch. 13. Creating Text 309
Ch. 14. Drawing Dimensions 361
Ch. 15. Creating Dimension Styles 411
Ch. 16. Drawing Complex Objects 443
Ch. 17. Plotting and Printing Your Drawing 487
Pt. III. Working with Data 523
Ch. 18. Working with Blocks and Attributes 525
Ch. 19. Referencing Other Drawings 591
Ch. 20. Working with External Databases 613
Pt. IV. Drawing in Three Dimensions 643
Ch. 21. Specifying 3D Coordinates 645
Ch. 22. Viewing 3D Drawings 671
Ch. 23. Creating 3D Surfaces 717
Ch. 24. Creating Solids and Editing in 3D 757
Ch. 25. Rendering in 3D 831
Pt. V. Organizing and Managing Drawings 863
Ch. 26. Keeping Control of Your Drawings 865
Ch. 27. Working with Other Applications 923
Ch. 28. Creating Electronic Output 947
Pt. VI. Customizing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 971
Ch. 29. Customizing Commands, Toolbars, and Tool Palettes 973
Ch. 30. Creating Macros and Slide Shows 995
Ch. 31. Creating Your Own Linetypes and Hatch Patterns 1007
Ch. 32. Creating Shapes and Fonts 1019
Ch. 33. Customizing the Ribbon and Menus 1031
Pt. VII. Programming AutoCAD 1059
Ch. 34. Understanding AutoLISP and Visual LISP Basics 1061
Ch. 35. Exploring AutoLISP Further 1075
Ch. 36. Exploring Advanced AutoLISP Topics 1099
Ch. 37. Programming with Visual Basic for Applications 1115
Pt. VIII. Appendixes 1143
App. A. Installing and Configuring AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 1145
App. B. AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT Resources 1177
App. C. What's on the DVD-ROM 1183
Index 1191
Alternate Titles: AutoCAD 2010 and AutoCAD LT 2010 bible
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Print version: Finkelstein, Ellen. AutoCAD 2010 & AutoCAD LT 2010 bible. (OCoLC)310400016 Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2009. 9780470436400
Additional Authors: Safari Books Online (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0470436409
ISBN: 9780470436400
Description based on print version record
Includes index
Incomplete contents: Part I: AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT Basics -- Pt. II: Drawing in Two Dimensions -- Pt. III: Working with Data -- Pt. IV: Drawing in Three Dimensions -- Pt. V: Organizing and Managing Drawings -- Pt. VI: Customizing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT -- Pt. VII: Programming AutoCAD -- Pt. VIII: Appendixes
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Summary: "Find out what fans of all the previous bestselling editions of this book already know: this is the top all-in-one guide to everything you need to master AutoCAD. Whether you're a novice looking to start with the basics and progress to programming, or an AutoCAD veteran exploring what's new or seeking a quick refresher, every feature is covered. Start drawing today in AutoCAD 2010 with the one book you need to succeed"--Resource description page
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xlvi, 1250 p.) : ill
OCLC Number: 608489648
ISBN/ISSN: 0470436409

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