Walking Through the Drawing Setup Process

Now that we know how to use the Setup Wizard, let's examine what occurred in the background as we ran through the steps. Using the Advanced Setup option as an example, we'll examine the commands that were used to define the drawing, starting with the Units command.

The Units Command

The Units command is used to set the drawing and angle units, angle mode, angular direction, and precision. The first four steps of the Setup Wizard deal mainly with this command. To access this command independently of the Wizard, go to the Format pull-down menu and select the Units menu option. Figure 2.5 shows the Drawing Units dialog box.

Figure 2.5. The Units command sets the drawing and angle units, angle mode, angular ...

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