How to hatch

by Rezz on November 27, 2010

In this autocad tutorial you’ll learn how to hatch.
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1. Open a new drawing. Click New autocad-tutorial-ex1-new

2. Make sure Ortho mode is ON, (it ON when it glow in blue)
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click the icon to turn it ON or OFF. (or press F8 to toggle)

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

4. Activate rectangle command. Click Rectangle.
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5. Specify first corner point of the rectangle at 0,0. Type 0,0 [Enter].
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6. Move your cursor to right side and specify other corner point at 10,6. Type 10,6 [Enter].
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7. Click Hatch,
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point and click inside of the rectangle as hatching area [Enter].
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8. Done.
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