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Simple Conduit Fill Calculations/Reports
Simple Conduit Fill Calculations/Reports
Creating simple project-wide conduit report in AutoCAD Electrical.
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How to Alias AutoCAD Electrical Commands Using the ACAD.PGP File
How to Alias AutoCAD Electrical Commands Using the ACAD.PGP File
Making keyboard shortcuts for insert component, edit component, insert wire, and scoot commands.
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Backwards Tagging From Child to Parent - AutoCAD Electrical
Backwards Tagging From Child to Parent - AutoCAD Electrical
Reversing workflow of parent/child insertion.
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Change to the Move Command
Change to the Move Command
Has anyone else noticed a change in the AutoCAD Move command when Dynamic Input is turned on? I know a few people that have and I have an explanation for you.
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Easily Change Verbage
Easily Change Verbage
Let's be real. Almost every company I work with re-uses design data when it comes to controls engineering. The things that change are typically part numbers because the end customer has their specific component brands that they carry as spare parts or that they just prefer to use. Another thing that I have noticed that changes is verbage on symbols. For example one design for Customer X might have the main push button that starts the machine as "Master Start" Customer Y might have the same push button labeled "System Start" and Customer Z might have it labeled "Machine Start". This is a very simple scenario because there is only one main start push button on the design. But think about when you have 50 + pages of schematics and you have the word "Forward" and you now need it to read as "Advanced". This text could show up 50 or 100 times. A tedious task until AutoCAD Electrical. Please read on below.
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Voltage Drop and Green - AutoCAD Electrical
Voltage Drop and Green - AutoCAD Electrical
This tutorial reviews some basic tools that might help you group wire conductors into a conduit or wire-way run and then size it appropriately.
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AutoCAD Electrical Tips
AutoCAD Electrical Tips
Updating project database, resolving error with having two numbers in Source arrow box, more...***Free Registration Required***
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Change the Way Your Drawings are Listed in Your Project
Change the Way Your Drawings are Listed in Your Project
This tip is for AutoCAD Electrical 2006 users. In today's world file names are sometimes just too complicated to understand at a quick glance. With that in mind lets look at the Drawing List Display Configuration in AutoCAD Electrical 2006 new Project Manager (ESW). Look at the two images below. They give the default example of just the file name being displayed in the ESW and one with some changes made to it.
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Total Tutorials in Category: 8