Document Quickly With AutoCAD Mobile Autodesk

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Maybe you haven’t heard, but there’s an app for CAD! The
AutoCAD mobile
app
is a powerful companion to AutoCAD on your desktop –
and it’s a totally free benefit of your AutoCAD subscription.
Have field or site work? We spoke to one customer who
discovered how much of a life-saver AutoCAD mobile can
be.

How to Succeed at Documentation Without Really Trying

When John Morgan, the architectural and engineering services
drafter at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, was
tasked with putting together plans for the school’s library
update, he knew it was going to be a big project.

AutoCAD Mobile Documentation: The Library BeforeLibrary —
Before

“It was built sometime in the 1980s, and it had not had a
complete remodel since then, so you can imagine it was kind of
outdated,” Morgan says. But they needed to move quickly to
accommodate a donation in a short timeframe, which is when he
realized the school had decades of hand-drawn blueprints, CAD
drafts, and remodels that had been started, but not totally
finished.

“I went up to the floor we wanted to renovate and just stayed
at the site with the AutoCAD mobile app on my phone,” he
explains. “I pulled up the drawing, and I went around and took
measurements, wrote down the information in the AutoCAD mobile
app, and returned to my desk [to finish drafting]. I could go
right in on the screen there on the phone [and document] how
big the door was and how far it was along the wall. It was much
better than walking around with a clipboard with the drawing
and having to write really tiny.”

Everything from electrical outlets to data plugs, HVAC and fire
suppression had to be located. And while he’d budgeted a week
for the documentation process alone, “I was able to do it all
in about four hours.”

AutoCAD Mobile Documentation: The Library AfterLibrary
— After

Get Started With AutoCAD Mobile

Downloading AutoCAD mobile is as simple as searching for it in
the Apple App Store,
Google Play
Store
, or Windows Store.
Remember, if you’re on subscription, you can access all of the
AutoCAD mobile app’s features for free right now. Not on
subscription? Not a problem. Start your 7-day free trial
now to see all the can’t-miss features:

Features of AutoCAD Mobile

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