AutoCAD Electrical Fundamentals
The AutoCAD® Electrical 2020: Fundamentals with NFPA Standards guide covers the indispensable core topics for working with the AutoCAD® Electrical software. In this guide, you will learn how to use many of the powerful electrical drawing creation tools in the AutoCAD Electrical software. You will create schematic drawings (ladder logic and point to point), panel drawings, and PLC-I/O circuits using automated commands for symbol insertion, component tagging, wire numbering, and drawing modification. In addition, you are introduced to methods of customizing AutoCAD Electrical symbols, circuits, and databases. Other topics covered include titleblock linking, reporting tools, templates, and project files.
- Understanding project files
- Creating and editing schematic and panel drawings
- Working with PLC symbols
- Creating custom symbols
- Generating reports
- Note: This guide is designed for the Windows version of AutoCAD® Electrical 2020. It may not be compatible with the Mac version of AutoCAD® Electrical 2020.
- Access to the 2020.0 Windows version of the software, to ensure compatibility with this guide. Future software updates that are released by Autodesk may include changes that are not reflected in this guide. The practices and files included with this guide might not be compatible with prior versions (i.e., 2019).