Making the Switch From AutoCAD to DraftSight

Many of us tend to stick to a 2D CAD solution that we are comfortable with, but with DraftSight the differences are so slight that you will get used to it in no time. Not only can you maintain the same level of productivity on your 2D CAD software, with DraftSight, it is only a fraction of the price.

Watch the on-demand webinar with Technology Evangelist, Lynn Allen, as she explores DraftSight from the perspective of a former AutoCAD user. From the familiar user interface to using key commands and features, Lynn will demonstrate how easy the transition to DraftSight can be.

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In this demonstration, Lynn will be covering the following topics:

  • A quick tour of DraftSight for the DWG CAD user
  • The DraftSight learning curve
  • What about my DWG CAD customization?
  • DraftSight/DWG compatibility and interoperability
  • Powerful DraftSight tools you won’t find in any other DWG CAD
  • Which DraftSight is best for you?

About the Presenter

Lynn Allen, Global Technology Evangelist Senior Director – 3DEXPERIENCE WORKS

Lynn Allen

In her 20+ year career as a Technology Evangelist, first for Autodesk and now at Dassault Systèmes, Lynn Allen has spoken to more than a half million professionals at events in over 50 countries. Her online presentations and videos have easily reached over five million people. Her passion and strength is connecting with users, helping them embrace change and shining a light on new technology. For over 20 years she wrote a CAD column for Cadalyst magazine, and was the voice behind the very popular videos –“AutoCAD Tips and Tricks with Lynn Allen”. The author of three AutoCAD books – Lynn has over 21,000 followers on Twitter (Lynn_Allen) and was recently designated one of the top 20 Advanced Manufacturing SMEs by Onalytica in 2020.

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Flexible 2D design software replacement for AutoCAD

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