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SAM LUCIDO

GEN16077-L: Pumping up Productivity in the LAB with Macros, One Character at a Time

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Learn how to identify, change, and create macros to use in AutoCAD
  • Learn how to create a custom command and button using a macro in AutoCAD
  • Learn how to create a new tool palette with custom macros enabled
  • Learn how to use the action recorder to create macros

Description

Description

This class is filled with all the tips and tricks you'll need to create many different types of macros in AutoCAD design and documentation software. Macros are small groups of commands and routines that can be any length, without requiring any special characters at the end of the line. In this sequel to the popular 2013 class, you will gain knowledge to create custom macros that apply to your business needs and enhance your productivity on designs. You will develop a custom tool palette where you can place all of your new macros for quick access. Most importantly, you’ll be able to bring value back to your employer and you’ll gain the knowledge to help you excel within your field. This session features AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Users of AutoCAD software or vertical products based on AutoCAD, such as AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD P&ID, and AutoCAD Mechanical Software, who are advanced-level end users including team leaders and CAD Managers

Speakers

Speakers

SAM LUCIDO

Sam Lucido is a CAD services manager with Haley & Aldrich. He has over 25 years of experience involving design, user support, and customization. Lucido is professionally certified in AutoCAD software and is an Expert Elite Member, and he recently completed his fourth year speaking at Autodesk University. He uses his vast knowledge of AutoCAD software to help provide support to engineering and design teams through monthly tip sheets and online training.

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Tags

Published

  • 2016
  • GEN16077-L
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • AutoCAD
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D

Industries

  • Engineering Service Providers
  • Civil Infrastructure

Topics

  • AutoCAD and General Design
  • CAD Management and IT