AutoCAD® Best Practice

The RECTANG command

by Will on November 17, 2010

The RECTANG command draws a rectangle (surprisingly..), which is really just a closed polyline. There are however a few ways you can use the command that you may not know about.

Normal Usage

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The PLINE command and the polyline entity

by Will on November 17, 2010

The PLINE command creates an entity known as the polyline, which is basically a series of connected lines or arcs. There are some interesting tips for using polylines and the PLINE command, and many system variables that govern its use. ..read more

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The LINE command and the line entity

by Will on November 17, 2010

It doesn’t get much simpler than this does it. Does it…?

Well, no not really. But there are a few things that people generally don’t know, and there are some misconceptions about the LINE command that you should know about.

Normal Usage

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