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Errata for AutoCAD & AutoCAD LT Bible

AutoCAD 2013 and AutoCAD LT 2013 Bible:

On p.. 908, in Step 11, 3rd bulleted item, Callout buitton-left arrow should be Callout bubble-left arrow.

Drawing ab10-k.dwg is missing from the dvd. Download it here.


AutoCAD 2012 & AutoCAD LT 2012 Bible:

On p.. 908, in Step 11, 3rd bulleted item, ab26-f.dwt should be ab26-d.dwt. Also.in the same paragraph, Callout buitton-left arrow should be Callout bubble-left arrow.

AutoCAD 2011 & AutoCAD LT 2011 Bible:

Drawings for the exercises (6 MB)

Results of the exercises (10 MB)

AutoCAD 2010 & AutoCAD LT 2010 Bible:

Drawing ab17-a.dwg is incorrect. Here is the correct drawing.

AutoCAD 2009 and AutoCAD LT 2009 Bible:

AutoCAD 2008 and AutoCAD LT 2008 Bible:

The file ab26-f.dwt for the exercise, "Creating and Configuring a Sheet Set," on p. 931 is incorrect. Here is the correct file. Thanks to Andrew Poush for pointing this out.

AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT 2007 Bible

drawings for the exercises (6MB), and the results of the exercises (9MB).

AutoCAD 2004 Bible

The CD-ROM is missing three drawing files for Chapter 27. Download them. I've also collected some corrections here.

The AutoCAD 2002 Bible

The CD-ROM is missing two files. You can download them here. 

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