Drawing Lines

by Rezz on November 5, 2010

1. Open a new drawing. Click New autocad-tutorial-ex1-new

2. Open new drawing. Make sure you’re in 2D Drafting & Annotation workspace.
2d-drafting-and-annotation

3. Type z [Space bar], type e [Space bar]. This will zoom extents your drawing area.

4. From the ribbon tools, click LINE
line

5. Specify first point of the line at 0,0. Type 0,0 [Enter]
specify-first-point-line

4. Specify next (last point) at 8,8. Type 8,8 [Enter]. Press [Esc] to end LINE command.
autocad-tutorial-ex2-8-8

5. Your line is completed.
final-line

Your first point of line could be any where, instead of input coordinate (0,0) you can point and click any where as your first point of the line.

For creating continuous line you can continue inputting next points and to end the LINE command just press [Enter] or press [Esc] key.

{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

RONNIE cOXEN April 30, 2011 at 10:18 am

I would like to learn basic autocad i’m a beginner

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MALAK ADLY June 20, 2011 at 8:55 am

THIS LESSON IS VERY VERY INTERESTING

V THANKS FOR THIS GREAT EFFORT

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suhail June 21, 2011 at 2:17 pm

It’s is very nice.I’m Glad to learn to this.From today I’ve started to learn.
Thanks a lot.

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Asiimwe michael August 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm

Iam pleased with what I have learned as far as autocad is concerned.

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