AutoCAD 2016

Top 10 new features in AutoCAD 2016

When AutoCAD 2016 was announced this week, we bypassed our normal “What’s new” post and linked you to over a dozen other similar reviews. Now that the dust has somewhat settled, let’s review the top 10 new features in AutoCAD 2016. Do …
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CAD Panacea is 10 years old

We want to say THANK YOU to all the readers of CAD Panacea which turns 10 years old this week.  We’ve been through 2 hosting vendors and 3 blogging platforms and plan to keep writing for you for years to come.  Our …
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Autodesk Account

As mentioned in an earlier post after AU2014, Autodesk Subscription Center is due to be retired soon (March 13) and replaced by Autodesk Account. Even though Subscription Center is still available, Autodesk Account is live and ready for you to access now.
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AutoCAD Comparisons

Ever wanted to know the differences between AutoCAD,  AutoCAD LT, and the AutoCAD Design Suite? Or maybe the differences between AutoCAD for Windows and AutoCAD for Mac OS?  Check out the links below. Compare AutoCAD vs. AutoCAD for Mac OS X AutoCAD …
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CAD Vanity Plates

Let’s start off the week with a little fun.  Are you super jazzed up about your CAD related occupation?                                               …
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Explore the current drawing directory

Here is a menu macro that will open Windows Explorer to the directory of the current drawing in AutoCAD. ^C^C(startapp "explorer" (strcat "/e, "(getvar "dwgprefix"))); Create a new command in the CUI, add this macro, give it a name and create an …