Popular among both novice and experienced AutoCAD
users, this comprehensive book begins with an overview of the basics of AutoCAD, such as creating drawings, using commands, and specifying coordinates. Coverage becomes more in-depth as each chapter builds off the previous one, with discussions of 2D and 3D drawing techniques, using layers, creating dimensions, 3D coordinates, and rendering. You ll learn to customize commands and toolbars; program AutoCAD
using AutoLISP and VBA; and review AutoCAD
LT. A "Quick Start" will have beginners creating a CAD drawing on their first day.