AUGI HotNews April 2009


An AUGI Exclusive: AutoCAD 2010 Tips & Tricks

Get an exclusive first look at Lynn Allen's AutoCAD 2010 Tips & Tricks. AUGI members can download this booklet for free or hit the road for The Autodesk Imagine Tour and more AutoCAD tips. Get details here.

President’s Letter

AUGI President Mark Kiker brings you up to date on the upcoming Board of Directors election, AUGI publications, and the long-awaited return of AUGI CAD Camp.

The Challenges of CAD Management, Part 3

Economic instability is causing CAD managers to try different approaches to ongoing issues. In this continuing series, Mark Kiker looks at the speed of technology changes and the need for proper documentation.


TIPniques: AutoCAD 2010 New Features

Brian Benton continues his look at the latest release of AutoCAD software. He includes quick lessons for using some of the standout features.

Get Ready for Inventor 2010!

Just can't wait to install the newest release of Autodesk Inventor? Not so fast, advises columnist Dennis Jeffrey. Time for some housekeeping first.

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010: A Few of My Favorite Things

Melanie Santer takes a closer look at the latest release of AutoCAD Civil 3D. You'll learn about everything from interface changes to improved collaboration tools.

Sponsor Spotlight: Boosting Performance

The HP Z-Series Workstations offer Autodesk users some dramatic leaps in performance right at the outset and promise greater things to come.

AutoCAD Architecture: A Kick Start

Tharakesh Ananthakrishnan continues his lessons on using AutoCAD Architecture software. In this exercise, you will learn how to use materials to control the display properties of a wall style.