Chapter 9 Basic Printing and Output

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Learning Objectives

In this chapter we introduce the Plot dialog box and the Page Setup Manager and go through all the associated options to produce a print or a plot, including the following:

  • What printer or plotter to use

  • What paper size to use

  • What area to plot

  • At what scale to plot

  • What pen settings to use

  • What orientation to use

  • What offset (if any) to use

  • The Page Setup Manager

Upon the completion of this chapter you will be able to recognize and set up all the features needed to print or plot any type of drawing from any AutoCAD workstation.

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