Chapter 1. Get Started
• Learn how to create part drawings
• Understand the different drawing formats
• Learn how to sketch using Inventor
• Draw holes in an object
• Draw angular shapes
This chapter presents a step-by-step introduction to Inventor 2015. When the program is first accessed the Get Started panel will appear. See Figure 1-1.
Inventor uses a system of tabs and panels to present commands. In Figure 1-1 the tab is Get Started, and the panels are Launch, My Home, and New Features. Within each panel is a series of commands. On the Launch panel are the commands New, Open, Projects, and Open Samples.
To Start a New Drawing
There are two ways to start a New drawing; click the New tool located under the ...