AutoCAD 2005 For Dummies

Overview

AutoCAD can be complicated, but this book isn't! Here's where you'll discover how to set up a drawing, toe the lines, add dimension and text, share your stuff, and more, in AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT. Now you'll be able to create a presentable, usable, printable, and sharable drawing without getting old before your time.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (30) from $1.99   
  • New (10) from $4.29   
  • Used (20) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

AutoCAD can be complicated, but this book isn't! Here's where you'll discover how to set up a drawing, toe the lines, add dimension and text, share your stuff, and more, in AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT. Now you'll be able to create a presentable, usable, printable, and sharable drawing without getting old before your time.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764571381
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/14/2004
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 1,455,726
  • Product dimensions: 9.25 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.89 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
Pt. I AutoCAD 101 7
Ch. 1 Introducing AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2005 9
Ch. 2 Le tour de AutoCAD 2005 9
Ch. 3 Setup for success 41
Pt. II Let there be lines 71
Ch. 4 Get ready to draw 73
Ch. 5 Where to draw the line 101
Ch. 6 Edit for credit 129
Ch. 7 A zoom with a view 167
Ch. 8 On a 3D spree 179
Pt. III If drawings could talk 203
Ch. 9 Text with character 205
Ch. 10 Entering new dimensions 229
Ch. 11 Down the hatch 255
Ch. 12 The plot thickens 267
Pt. IV Share and share alike 293
Ch. 13 Playing blocks and rasteroids 295
Ch. 14 Sheet sets without regrets 321
Ch. 15 CAD standards rule 337
Ch. 16 Drawing on the internet 347
Pt. V The part of tens 367
Ch. 17 Ten ways to do no harm 369
Ch. 18 Ten ways to swap drawing data with other people and programs 373
Index 383
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)