This may seem like an obvious one to most of you, so if you haven’t learned all the AutoCAD shortcuts, peruse this handy guide to save some serious time. The more time you spend in AutoCAD, the more time these handy typing tips will save you.
2. A360 Viewer
This one is a no-brainer. Use the A360 Viewer for free to view and interact with 2D and 3D models without the hassle of downloading new software. It’s free and all you have to do is drag and drop your model into the viewer.
3. AutoCAD 360
AutoCAD 360 is a free DWG viewing application, with easy-to-use drawing and drafting tools that allow you to view, create, edit, and share AutoCAD drawings across web and mobile devices – anytime, anywhere. Simplify your site visits with the most powerful drafting and editing tool available.
If you didn’t already know, there’s a full list of Revit shortcuts to help you save time. Take some time to commit these to memory—it’s worth it.
Need to test it before you buy it? Autodesk offers a myriad of free trials so you don’t have to waste money on the wrong software. Make sure you’re investing in the right product before you buy it.
Okay, so not everything is free, but you can find some very free, very useful gems in there. Everything from Revit Add-Ins to in-app time-tracking.
Did you know there’s a free tier of A360 that lets you markup, comment on, and interact with your project models?
Have a favorite free Autodesk tool for architects that isn’t listed? Let us know in the comments.