What's Inside?
AutoCAD 2012

69 new commands and system variables
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64 changed commands and system variables
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9 removed commands and system variables
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What's Inside? AutoCAD 2012 provides the most in-depth review of AutoCAD 2012. This reference paper is available now, and is designed for you to evaluate the latest release of Autodesk's flagship software. Crucial reading for competitors and customers.

What's new? What's changed? Find out:

  • Executive Overview
  • New commands and system variables
  • Undocumented commands.
  • Changes to the user interface
  • Changed commands and system variables
  • System, file, hardware, and other changes
  • Alphabetical summaries of new commands and system      variables
  • And much more comprehensive than documents prepared by Autodesk.

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table of contents

Chatper 1. Executive Summary

The Top 3 AutoCAD 2012 Features, 2D Drawing Views, Associative Arrays, 3D CAD Importing, Honorable Mentions, What's Inside? AutoCAD LT 2012, Future Releases, Autodesk Labs, AutoCAD For The Mac, The AUGI Wishlist

Chatper 2. In Depth: New And Changed Commands And System Variables

User Interface, Application Menu, Command Bar, AutoCAD WS User Interface, AutoCAD 2012 User Interface, Dynamic Input, Length Option, Elliptical Arcs, Tooltip Properties, Graphics Screen, [—] Control, [Top] Control, [2D Wireframe] Control, View Back And Forward, Nudge, Blipmode, Dsviewer, Grips, Navigation Bar, Quick Properties, Quick Access Toolbar, Help, Exchange, Ribbon, Status Bar, Ucs Icon, Drafting, Editing, Properties, And Selecting, Drafting, Parametric Associative Arrays, Other Drafting Enhancements, Dimensioning, Editing, Selecting, Groups, Other Selections, Properties, Settings, Miscellaneous, 2D Documentation, About 2d Drawing Layouts, Placing Drawing Views, Viewbase Tutorial, Parent-Child Views, Editing Drawing Views, Miscellaneous, AutoCAD WS And Content Explorer, AutoCAD WS, Content Explorer, 3D Modeling And Materials, 3D Object Snaps, 3D Editing, Meshes, Surfaces, Point Clouds, Materials, Import/Export And Plotting, AutoCAD DWG And DWF, Frames, Microstation DGN, 3D CAD File Importing, IGES Files, Images, Plotting, Customization, Customization, App Loading, CUI And Customize, Customize And PGP, Migration

Chapter 3. Alphabetical Summary Of New And Changed Commands

Chapter 4. Alphabetical Summary Of New And Changed System Variables

Chapter 5. System And Other Changes

System Requirements, Compatibility With Earlier Releases, Api, Dwg, Changed Folders, Miscellaneous

about the author

Ralph Grabowski has authored and co-authored 100+ books on CAD management, ArchiCAD, AutoCAD, Generic CADD, IntelliCAD, MicroStation, TurboCAD, VDraft, Visio, HTML, and VRML. He is the editor of upFront.eZine, and maintains a Weblog at worldcadaccess.com/typepad.com

Mr Grabowski received his B.A.Sc ('80) degree in civil engineering from the University of British Columbia. He currently works and lives in the beautiful Central Fraser Valley region of British Columbia, Canada.

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