AUTOCAD CAD ENGINEERING CONCEPTS

Drawing edit commands in autocad

Edit commands are used to modify the drawing according to require dimensions and shape of the drawing model.

AUTOCAD EDIT COMMANDS

COMMAND SHORT KEY COMMAND RESULT
BLOCK B-ENTER Opens block dialogue box. 
COLOR COL – ENTER Opens select color dialogue box. 
 CUSTOMIZE CUI – ENTER Opens customize user interface dialogue.
 DIMENSION STYLE  D-ENTER Opens dimension style manager interface.
 AD CENTER  DC-ENTER  Opens design center interface.
 DIST  DI -ENTER Check a distance between selected points.
DIVIDE  DIV-ENTER Inserts point node a set division.
DO NUT  DO-ENTER  Draw a solid do nut shape.
 D VIEW  DV – ENTER Perspective view.
ERASE E – ENTER Erase a selected drawing.
 IMAGE IM – ENTER Launch image manager.
JP GOUT JP GOUT-ENTER Creates a JPEG file of current drawings.
LAYER LA-ENTER Opens layer interface.
LEADER LE-ENTER Leader line with annotation(TEXT)
L.IST LI-ENTER Display information about drawing  in a text window.
LAYOUT LO-ENTER Creates a new layout Interface.
MOVE M-ENTER Move selection object from one place to another place.
MATCH PROPERTIES MA-ENTER Match properties of an object.
OFFSET O-ENTER Offset a selection create a number of object of copies  with certain distance.
OPTIONS OP-ENTER Open options dialogue box.
PAN P-ENTER To adjust drawing positions.
POLY LINE PL-ENTER Draw poly line.
PLOT CTRL-P Opens plot/print interface box.
PROPERTIES PR-ENTER Opens properties dialogue box.
PURGE PU-ENTER Opens purge interface box to remove unused elements.
RENAME REN – ENTER Opens rename interface box to rename blocks, layers, etc
ROTATE RO – ENTER Rotate a selection of objects.
SPELL SP – ENTER Spell check a selection – drawing check entire drawing.
TEXT T – ENTER Write text.
TABLE TB – ENTER Opens insert a table dialogue box.
TOOL PALETTES TP – ENTER Display tool palette interface box.
UNDO U – ENTER Select last command.
 UNITS UN – ENTER Display drawing unit interface.
 VIEW V – ENTER  Opens view Manager dialogue box.
W BLOCK W – ENTER Write a block.
EXPLODE X – ENTER Explode single segment to component parts.