Appendix C. What's on the DVD

IN THIS APPENDIX

  • Using the DVD

  • Accessing the software

  • Using the e-book version

  • Troubleshooting tips

The AutoCAD 2008 and AutoCAD LT 2008 Bible DVD contains all of the drawings and files that you need to do the exercises in the book, as well as the results of those exercises. In addition, I've tried out many useful shareware programs and AutoLISP routines to see whether they work with AutoCAD 2008 and AutoCAD LT and then selected those that I felt would be most useful. Although AutoCAD LT doesn't support AutoLISP routines, a couple of the programs work with AutoCAD LT as well. You can also find the entire book in non-printable PDF format and a document of links to Internet resources. I hope that you find this DVD a valuable addition to your AutoCAD arsenal.

Note

The drawings on the DVD are also available on the publisher's Web site at www.wiley.com/go/autocad2008bible. Click the Downloads link.

This appendix provides you with information on the contents of the DVD that accompanies this book. For the latest and greatest information, please refer to the README file located at the root of the DVD. Here is what you'll find:

  • System requirements for the DVD.

  • Using the DVD with Windows

  • What's on the DVD

  • Troubleshooting

System Requirements

Make sure that your computer meets the minimum system requirements listed in this section. If your computer doesn't match up to most of these requirements, you may have a problem using the contents of the DVD:

  • Windows 2000, Windows XP, or ...

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