Mastering AutoCAD 2012 and AutoCAD LT 2012: Autodesk Official Training Guide

Part 1: The Basics.

· Exploring the AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT Interface.

· Creating Your First Drawing.

· Setting Up and Using AutoCAD's Drafting Tools.

· Organizing Objects with Blocks and Groups.

· Keeping Track of Layers and Blocks.

Part 2: Mastering Intermediate Skills.

· Editing and Reusing Data to Work Efficiently.

· Mastering Viewing Tools, Hatches and External References.

· Introducing Printing, Plotting, and Layouts.

· Understanding Plot Styles.

· Adding Text to Drawings.

· Using Fields and Tables.

· Using Dimensions.

Part 3: Mastering Advanced Skills.

· Using Attributes.

· Copying Existing Drawings into AutoCAD.

· Advanced Editing and Organizing.

· Laying Out Your Printer Output.

· Making "Smart" Drawings with Parametric Tools.

· Using Dynamic Blocks.

· Drawing Curves.

· Getting and Exchanging Data from Drawings.

Part 4: 3D Modeling and Imaging.

· Creating 3D Drawings.

· Using Advanced 3D Features.

· Rendering 3D Drawings.

· Editing and Visualizing 3D Solids.

· Exploring 3D Mesh Modeling.

Part 5: Customization and Integration.

· Customizing Toolbars, Menus, Linetypes and Hatch Patterns.

· Managing and Sharing Your Drawings.