AutoCAD Tutorials for free, 2012 2013 Lessons, Videos - a Complete Course
If you do not have a copy of AutoCAD, you can download a 30 day evaluation copy from Autodesk. Follow this link, or go directly to their website. You will be downloading AutoCAD 2014 and it will work fine with these tutorials. You can also try other CAD programs like ZWCAD, which are less expensive alternatives. Here are complete lessons divided into 4 levels of learning. Each Level is one section that builds on the previous. Many lessons have videos with narration to explain in detail some of the concepts.
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A Simple Guide: 12 steps to Master AutoCAD
Many people think that learning AutoCAD is hard. It’s not. Yes, there are many things to learn. But using AutoCAD is not difficult. The key is you need to learn one step at a time. This article is not a tutorial, but what do you need to achieve before you can master AutoCAD. 1. © tarasov_vl – Fotolia.com First, you have to be familiar with the interface. AutoCAD Interface AutoCAD interface now is easier for new users. Navigate the drawing Now try to open any drawing. Now you can start to create a new drawing and try to draw. The rule is: create a new drawing using appropriate template. 2. After you get familiar with AutoCAD interface and its navigation tools, now it’s time for you to learn how to use drawing tools. How AutoCAD tools work Drawing tools are very easy to use. Command line is just like a road sign; it will guide you, so you don’t get lost. Command: _line Specify first point: Specify next point or [Undo]: Specify next point or [Undo]: Specify next point or [Close/Undo]: 3. 4. 5.