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Matt Murphy

AC5546: Managing Your Standards and Reusable Content with AutoCAD Tool Palettes— Revealed

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Understand the function and use of tool palettes
  • Learn how to control display and manage properties of palettes and palette tools
  • Learn how to create and modify palettes and palette tools
  • Learn how to manage shared palettes in an Enterprise Solution

Materials

Materials

Description

Description

Since the early days of AutoCAD software, users and companies have struggled with maintaining standards and managing block libraries. After all, having a company block library on a network drive and using a layer standard is great, but it's hard to make sure people use the right block and put the text on the correct layer. This class will address the easiest and most effective methods for managing existing blocks and Dynamic Blocks and ensuring that the correct colors, layers, and linetypes are used for the creation of all geometry. You'll also learn the secret of how to create, display, and manage shared palettes securely as an Enterprise Solution for your company standards.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Users of all levels including CAD managers who want to maintain standards in creating content and reusable objects

Speakers

Speakers

Matt Murphy

Since 1985, Autodesk, Inc., has recognized Matt Murphy to be a leader in providing professional training. He has served as an adviser and a consultant to the training industry as chair of the Autodesk Training Center Advisory Board (ATCAB) and Executive Committee (ATCEC), and he has received numerous instructional awards, including the Authorized Training Center (ATC) Eastern Regional Instructor of the Year for 2004. Matt is a widely acclaimed top trainer and AutoCAD Mentor All-Star. He is a former featured columnist for Cadalyst and AUGIWorld magazines, as well as for the AutoCAD Exchange's Ask the Expert Series. As a 20-year veteran speaker at Autodesk University and the PowerTrack Manager for 2009, he was rated the top Autodesk University speaker 7 times, including for a tutorial (2006), large lecture (2007), and PowerTrack session (2008 and 2009). Matt is the director of Content Management and Development for all CADLearning products from 4D Technologies, helping to create affordable training for Autodesk software users.

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Tags

Published

  • 2014
  • AC5546
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT

Industry

  • Other

Topics

  • AutoCAD and General Design