Launching Autocad 2018 software after successful installation

Autocad 2018

Launching Autocad 2018 software after successful installation

Launching AutoCAD 2018 If you’ve already installed then ready to jump in and take a look, proceed with the following steps to launch the program:

  1. Choose Start ➢ All Programs ➢ Autodesk ➢ AutoCAD 2018 ➢ AutoCAD 2018. You can also double-click the AutoCAD 2018 icon on your Windows Desktop.
  2. AutoCAD LT users will use AutoCAD LT 2018 in place of AutoCAD 2018.  It Starts tab appears, offering options to open existing drawings or to create a new drawing.
  3. You may also see the Design Feed panel, which allows you to use a cloud-based collaboration feature. Click the Start Drawing thumbnail in the left side of the view under “Get Started”
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  5. The AutoCAD window displays a blank default document named Drawing1.dwg. Users may see the Sheet Set Manager palette to the left of the AutoCAD window.
  6. In brand-new installations, you will see the Design Feed panel.
  7. Close the Design Feed panel for now. AutoCAD LT users may see the Info palette to the left of the AutoCAD window.
  8. If you’re using the trial version, you’ll see the Product License Activation window before step 2. This window shows you the number of days you have left in the trial version.
  9. You can also activate the product here if you purchase a license.
  10. Click the Try button to continue opening the program. Now let’s look at the AutoCAD window in detail. Don’t worry if it seems like a lot of information.
  11. You don’t have to memorize it, but by looking at all of the parts, you’ll be aware of what is available in a general way.


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