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Chapter 15. Making Drawing Easier > Using the Inquiry Tools

Using the Inquiry Tools

With all the interface improvements and productivity enhancements that come with AutoCAD 2000, the user might well believe life could not get any easier for the AutoCAD user. But indeed there is more. Over the years, the development staff at Autodesk has listened to the requests (and complaints) from the trenches and has supplied extra utilities with the core program. The Express Tools package currently supplied with AutoCAD 2000 (some 60 tools in all) is the result of this effort and has built upon the very successful Bonus tools of Release 14.

Within the core package, users can additionally make use of the valuable Inquiry Tools to access the drawing database whenever they need to query an object or perform measurements and calculations concerning drawing objects. Let's take a look at this handful of practical and functional routines before tackling the wide-ranging Express Tools programs.


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