Chapter 24 Customizing Toolbars, Menus, Linetypes, and Hatch Patterns

AutoCAD® 2017 software offers a high degree of flexibility and customization, enabling you to tailor the software’s look and feel to your requirements. In this chapter, you’ll see how to customize AutoCAD so that it integrates more smoothly into your workgroup and office environment.

The first part of the chapter shows you how to adapt AutoCAD to fit your particular needs. You’ll learn how to customize AutoCAD by modifying its menus, and you’ll learn how to create custom macros for commands that your workgroup uses frequently.

In this chapter, you will learn to

  • Use workspaces
  • Customize the user interface
  • Create macros in tools and menus
  • Edit keyboard shortcuts
  • Save, load, ...

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