Reset Settings in ARES Commander

Amit Kumar writes about how to reset ARES Commander to defaults   ”Each user account on a system will have its own ARES Commander settings. Resetting to defaults will only …

Layer States in CAD Drawings

What Are Layer States in CAD Drawings? Working with a file with multiple layers can be time-consuming, especially if we frequently have to enable and disable multiple layers. Even if …

What Are Symbols in CAD?

Drafting often involves drawing many similar symbols. Whether windows, valves, or transistors, symbols are drawn many times over. Back in the days of manual drafting, there were two common solutions: …

CSI Uniform Drawing System

The Construction Specifications Institute in 1994 created a drawing sheet naming system. The AIA’s system, in turn, is based on the CSIs. The following article is an abstract of the …