Graitec Blog

Welcome to the Graitec blog, we hope you enjoy the content and if so please subscribe to the blog or a category for automatic notifications when new posts are added.

subscribe to blog

Rotating Model Space in AutoCAD Lt

In this video, I give 3 great tips for rotating the contents of AutoCAD in Model space when using Lt.

  1. How to use Model space viewports.
  2. Rotating a Model space viewport.
  3. How to save your custom named viewports.

This is a follow up to my previous post that explains how to rotate paper space layout views. We will be using some tools from the View Ribbon and then adding a toolset that you may not know even exists!

Rotating Model Space Viewports

rotate model view autocad ltIn the full version of AutoCAD rotating model space is a simpler process as it is designed to work in a 3D environment, making use of the UCS, (User Coordinate System icon), a View cube tool and various other interactive methods.

In AutoCAD Lt there are also various methods to rotate the model space and these tend to be a bit geeky so I will be showing you what I think is an easier way.

Once we have set up model space view ports we will explore how to save sets of viewports or single focussed viewports; this is a great way to continue working on a drawing at convenient angles or being able to quickly move to named areas of a building or an assembly.

Both the video and a step-by-step guide are available to download by filling the form below: 

Please refresh the page if form doesnt show image

Rate this blog entry:
Moving Files from SketchUp to Revit
Where Is My Residential Template? Missing Content...

Related Posts

autodesk reseller sept16v2
bottom logo

In order to provide you with the best online experience this website uses cookies.