Training Course Content

AllyCAD Proficiency


LEARN HOW TO DO THE FOLLOWING:

  • KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS OR ACCELERATOR KEY DEFINITIONS
  • ASCII CONTROL CHARACTERS
  • THE SCREEN LAYOUT
  • GLOBAL SETTINGS & CREATING DRAWING TEMPLATE FILES
    • Drawing Settings
    • Setting System Settings
    • Geometry Settings
    • Rendering Settings
    • Setting View Settings
    • Grab All Setup
    • Text Styles
    • Dimension Styles
    • Line Styles
    • Multiline Styles
    • Layers
    • Save a Drawing as a Template File
    • Save and Existing Drawing as a Template File
    • Start a New Drawing with a Template File
    • Save a Drawing as a Start-up Drawing

  • CREATING A NEW DRAWING
    • Making a Layer Current
    • Erase an Object
    • Automatic Save Settings
    • Opening a drawing
    • Loading a drawing
    • Save the Drawing
    • File Filter

  • DRAWING FUNCTIONS
    • Drawing Points - Size and Appearance
    • Drawing Lines
    • Deleting an Element or Object
    • Drawing Chained Lines
    • Drawing Rays
    • Drawing Polylines
    • Drawing Rectangles
    • Drawing Polygons
    • Drawing Circles
    • Construction Lines
    • Drawing Arcs
    • Drawing Splines
    • Drawing Ellipses and Elliptical Arcs
    • Drawing Multilines
    • Parallel Copy

  • DISPLAY COMMANDS
    • Magnify
    • Demagnify
    • Pan
    • Long Pan
    • Redraw
    • Refresh
    • Zoom Menu
    • Defining and Using Viewports & Named Viewports
    • Layouts

  • OBJECT SNAPS
    • Snaps
    • Visual Snaps

  • DRAWING PLANE & VIEW PLANE
    • 2D Drawings Drawing and Viewing Planes
    • Set Drawing Plane (DP) Origin
    • Local Drawing Plane - DP Local

  • EDITING OBJECTS
    • Creating and manipulating Selection Sets
    • Selection Windows
    • Inverting a Selection
    • Selection by Filter
    • Quick Selection Filter
    • Advanced Selection Filter

  • DRAWING TO ACTUAL SIZE
    • Accurate Drawing - Drawing Lines using the Arrow Keys
    • Drawing Offset Lines
    • O ~ Ratio Jump
    • Mirror Image
    • Arc Radius Function
    • Radial Repeat Function
    • Fillet Function

  • ANNOTATION FUNCTIONS
    • Text Styles
    • Single-Line Text
    • Multi-Line Text
    • Legacy Text
    • Dimensions
    • Arrows
    • Hatch Routines

  • ADVANCED DRAWING FUNCTIONS
    • Setting Surveyor Mode
    • Georeference a Drawing
    • Layer Definition
    • Accurate Drawing
    • Drawing utilizing the Coordinate Move
    • Drawing utilizing the Polar Move Function
    • Using Construction Lines Geometry Lines
    • Label Coordinates
    • Display a Table of Coordinates or Label Coordinates
    • Add the Coordinate Table
    • Inserting a Backdrop Image (Bitmap)
    • Clipping an Image
    • Drawing a Building Grid and Bases
    • Drawing an Assembly Drawing
    • Adding Holes using the Mechanical toolkit
    • Adding Fillets
    • Mirror function

  • BLOCKS
    • Drawing the Block figure
    • Adding an Attribute
    • Creating the Block
    • Saving the Block
    • Loading Blocks
    • Inserting Blocks

  • PLOTTING AND CREATING SHEETFILES
    • Generating a Site Plan Plot
    • Deleting a Layout
    • Manipulating a Sheet File
    • Creating a New Sheet File
    • Include a Referenced CAD drawing
    • Utilizing Customized Sheet Files for Plotting

  • EXTERNAL DRAWING REFERENCE (XREF)
    • Adding an XRef using the XRef Manager
    • Inserting an XRef
    • Binding an XRef
    • Removing an XRef
    • Unloading an XRef

  • MULTIPLE VIEWPORT PLOTS
    • Adding a Viewport to a Layout
    • Defining a Named Viewport
    • Adding the Viewport
    • Cropping a Viewport

  • PRINTING