- How to use Quick Select to select two objects of different types
The Quick Select is a very useful tool, but can we use it to select two types of objects when it only supports the selection of one object type? The answer is to use it twice.
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The Verify and Preset parameters are not easy to understand, because we can barely see the difference before and after we make change to them.
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What is a group in CAD?
The Group is not a commonly used command in CAD. It is used to create and manage the saved object group, and it can be seen as a named selection set and after grouping objects, users can select all the group objects.
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The DRAGMODE Command is used to control the way dragged objects are displayed.
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When opening CAD system, the system creates a new empty drawing, we can see in the drawing there are points(in lower version of CAD) or lines(in higher version of CAD) that are equidistant from each other, which is called grids. So what’s the use of grids in CAD. OK, let me explain this in detail.
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The image file can be inserted into CAD drawings and we can set rotation angle for the image, as shown in the following picture,
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When the geometric objects are complex and when there are many layers in the drawing, we may want to simplify the drawings and improve efficiency by turning off some irrelevant layers.
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* layer 0
Layer 0 is the default layer of every drawing, which could not be deleted. There are some special properties of layer 0. Please see another blog post to review the differences between layer 0 and other layers.
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The Mirror (MI) command is used to create mirror copies of selected objects and remains one of the least used commands for years.
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