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AutoCAD 2D Basics – Tutorial to draw a simple floor plan (Fast and efective!) PART 1

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Explanation of a way to draw a simple floor plan (to be effective and save time).

I. Preparing my workspace before drawing.
Set up Units (0:45),
Add Layers (1:15),
Snap mode (2:45),
Grid (3:30),
Object Snap (4:00)

II. Draw the exterior wall (5:18)
use of commands: Polyline, line, offset

III. Draw the interior walls (6:30)

If you have any questions or comments please feel free to post :).

Alternatively, you can send me an e-mail to: cadinblack@gmail.com

The video shows the version 2013 of AutoCAD® and it is used exclusively for educational purposes.
Autodesk screen shots reprinted courtesy of Autodesk, Inc.
The narration and all the illustrations were created by CAD in Black.

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  5. thanks!!!!

  6. Dear Author,
    I am getting a problem at 6:52 The lines for the room 1 are not getting good in my case

  7. informative tutorial thanks

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  11. very nice tutorial! Thank you

  12. Plz u send me second paln

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  15. Poly line isn’t working

  16. i tried to draw this and i did not know the distances for the other rooms

  17. your slow and calm way of speaking really helps so much! thank you!

  18. sir will you please show us some mechanical components and layer comand in detail. Thank you.

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  28. well , great .!!! thanks ..hold the DOOR !!!!:D

  29. when are you going to add sectional and side elevation, you have only uploaded front elevation, if anyone knows any links please comment

  30. When I draw my exterior wall line I go to type the length I want it in millimetres however it doesn't appear?

  31. Nice 👍🏼