AutoCAD is a computer-aided design (CAD) program used for 2-D and 3-D design and drafting. AutoCAD is developed and marketed by Autodesk Inc. and was one of the initial CAD programs that could be executed on personal computers.

The modern version of the software includes a full set of tools for solid modeling and 3-D. AutoCAD also supports numerous application program interfaces for automation and customization.


  1. Creating a Simple Drawing
    • Getting Started with AutoCAD
    • Basic Drawing & Editing Command
  2. Making Your Drawings More Precise
    • Drawing Precision in AutoCAD
    • Making Changes in Your Drawing
  3. Drawing Organization and Information
    • Organizing Your Drawing with Layers
    • Advanced Object Types
    • Getting Information From Your Drawing
  4. Creating More Complex Objects
    • Advanced Editing Commands
    • Inserting Blocks
  5.  Preparing to Print
    • Setting Up a Layout
    • Printing Your Drawing
  6.  Annotating Your Drawing
    • Text
    • Hatching
    • Adding Dimensions
  7. Beyond the Basics
    • Working Effectively with AutoCAD
    • Accurate Positioning
  8. Other Topics


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