## How do I resize an object in AutoCAD?

How to scale up in AutoCAD – Window select the **object(s)**, type SCALE, and then specify a number larger than 1. Hit Enter. The size of the object(s) will SCALE UP by that scale factor.

## How do I edit a door in AutoCAD?

select an Edge grip, and **press Ctrl to** switch to the Add Vertex edit mode. Move the edge to the desired location and click, or enter a value and press Enter.

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edit the existing profile for the style | select the door, and click Door tab Profile panel Edit In Place. |

## How do you scale down an object?

To scale an object to a smaller size, you **simply divide each dimension by the required scale factor**. For example, if you would like to apply a scale factor of 1:6 and the length of the item is 60 cm, you simply divide 60 / 6 = 10 cm to get the new dimension.

## What does it mean to scale an object?

Scaling an object means **multiplying every linear dimension of it by the same factor**. Thus you change the size of the object, but not its shape.

## What is AutoCAD scale?

Scale Factor. **Multiplies the dimensions of the selected objects by the specified scale**. A scale factor greater than 1 enlarges the objects. A scale factor between 0 and 1 shrinks the objects. You can also drag the cursor to make the object larger or smaller.