• AutoCAD: 2024.1 Update

    Matt Kolberg
    Technical Consultant — INFRA/GIS at SolidCAD  

    The AutoCAD team has updated the 2024 release and there are some cool new features. Use Autodesk Access to install it or go to manage.autodesk.com and download it. Check out the release notes to read the official documentation. Read on to find out more.

    Here is Autodesk Help. Here are the release notes.

    • Autodesk Assistant

    AI-guided self-service and options to contact support from within the product. Find solutions to product questions, request a callback if needed, or create a support case. It’s only available in English.

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    Markup Assist and Import

      • Markup Assist now can detect and identify markups in flattened PDFs.
      • The Markup Assist icon on the Trace toolbar indicates when Markup Assist is in the process of detecting markups.

    AutoCAD 2024.1 Update


    • Trace
      • When a drawing does not contain any traces, the Traces palette has been updated to make it easier to create a new trace or import markup.
      • COPYFROMTRACE, allows you to copy objects from a trace into the drawing, now provides command line feedback about scale factor when copying objects from a trace layout to a viewport.
    • Activity Insights
    • Some of the drawing event labels have been updated for clarity.

    AutoCAD 2024.1 Update

    • File Open
      • Improved file open performance when opening a drawing that contains large numbers of annotation scales. Large numbers of annotation scales can occur when there are lots of drawing references that might pull in additional annotation scales.
    • Pan and Zoom
      • General performance improvements when using pan and zoom commands.

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