Lynn Allen, the renowned Autodek Technical Evangelist, presents some useful cad tips for new style of dimensioning with the new one-stop dimensioning tool in AutoCAD 2016 that will save significant modeling time.
This new tool will facilitate the autocad veterans to identify the objects and demonstrate potential dimensions. Just hover your cursor over any objects like lines, polylines, arcs, circles, etc to get instant preview of dimensions. Continue till the exact dimensions are shown and click once to choose and get them to place in the preferred location.
One can find this new dimension tool on the Home and Annotate tabs of the ribbon. One can also access it by writing DIM at the Command prompt.