This is a guest post by Eric M. Hoover, who is a Social Media and Content Strategist, building global marketing campaigns for a wide variety of brands. Eric has a fondness for automotive and architectural design, and previously developed website strategy for major automakers and renewable energy companies. He was introduced [...]
Another year, another AutoCAD release. Autodesk has been pretty reliable that way for years. Here’s my list of new features — along with my opinion, when I have one.
New way to start — and switch among — drawings
Several times, Autodesk has tried to add a “front” to AutoCAD. Remember the Today page? [...]
This is a guest post by AutoCAD guru Lee Ambrosius. Lee Ambrosius is a Principal Learning Content Developer at Autodesk, Inc. He worked on the user documentation for over six releases, but now primarily works on the developer documentation. Lee has authored a number of AutoCAD related books under the For Dummies brand and [...]
AutoCAD 2013 was recently released and as usual, I’m providing a summary of the major new features so you can decide if you want to upgrade.
New file format
AutoCAD is updated every year, but only every 3 years or so do they change the file format. A new file format means that people [...]
Describes and shows AutoCAD 2012′s new features, with descriptions, screenshots, and videos. [...]
AutoCAD for the Mac is coming. Autodesk made the official announcement at the end of August and is expected to ship very soon. Are you interested? Autodesk expects the architectural industry to be most interested in AutoCAD for the Mac. What do you think?
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It’s that time of year again, when Autodesk allows us beta participants out of our non-disclosure agreement and lets us finally discuss all of the new features! Each year I cover them in some detail, so you can decide if you want to upgrade.
What are the biggies? New 3D surfaces are probably the [...]