If you’ve already installed AutoCAD LT 2011, you’ve probably noticed at least some of the changes to the user interface, but I thought a post about them wouldn’t hurt, since some are a little less obvious than others.
First up, there have been some changes to the drawing canvas.
The default modelspace background color is a dark gray, and the grid now looks more like engineering graph paper, instead of dots. In this new format, the X and Y axes are represented by green and red lines, respectively. (Z is blue, if you’re working with a file with 3D elements.) click here for more...