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I'm Brian! My background is Land Surveying/Civil Engineering but I have been out of the business for about 7 years. I may be getting a job for a survey company so I am messing around trying to...
He's told me to print out my drawings. But how do I print it? Like what size and what printer should I choose?
I have import two sets of points onto existing drawing. For some reasons there is a need to use different appearance (preferably color shape and size) for each set. Would you please advise
How do you deal with new architectural xrefs?
I work at an M&E consultants and when we start a job we create a file from the architectural layout which we rename x_nnnnn_layout.dwg in...
I lost option monochrome to plot model
only i have 2 option as in attached image
any idea please
I have to change the source of multiple (Excel) ole links in AutoCAD.
i 'm afraid it's not possible and i have to change them one at a time, or...?
I have some drawings that are drawn in millimeters. I need to add to the drawings but when I type 36 I get a line 36" long. I need to change autocad so that when I type 36 it draws a line that is...
I often have to draw cables between circuit breakers that are offset. The breaker heights are fixed, so getting the correct bend in the wire is often difficult.
I have been drawing...
hello guys !!
im trying to import Points from Leica device and i want to creat a layer for each Point depending on its code ,if anyone have ideas how to do it i will be thanksfull
best regards !!!
I'm having issues with my line types from my Autocad 2017. I'm not so sure what's the problem with my line types. I have my drawing scaled at 1:175 and my LTSCALE at 0.5. The line that is selected...
So I do very simple drawings of stone blocks for work. I'm not sure what's causing this window because the drawing is so simple, but every drawing I open has this window pop up. It's not bad, but...
a CAD technician i work with keeps getting this pop up window when opening up a certain drawing. it has lots of blocks in it which appear to be missing or part complete. he is using 2006LT but when...
im using acad 2010,
I find wblock (command) most useful to proxy out a performance issued drawings.
as you know after filtering out a drawing with wblock command the drawing loses about...
I'm working on a drawing and I've run into some blocks that act like none I've noticed before. This is not a visibility state like a dynamic bock, but this draw has blocks in it that liook like only...
I've just started using dynamic blocks and they're a little confusing to me. I got my first one working really well today using Visibility States, Geometric Constraints and Rotation...
I am having an issue when I load my template, it reduces the size of it and I can't understand why it's doing this. I've purged and checked the units in both files and all seems okay....
I get a pop-up in the middle of a e-transmit saying "Etransmit creation failed!". It's only happening with one file. I've done purge all, audit, rebooted computer,etc. I did the same with...
I have a PLLAYER.LSP
PURPOSE : PLOTTING a Particular Symbol
at n Nos. of X,Y,Z COORDINATES in DIFFRENT LAYERS
SUPPLIED THRU DATA FILE.
NOTE : The Name of...
Using Autocad 2017.
The PDF's I got from one of our contractors are 30x42 drawings with a titleblock.
I inserted these 5 PDF's in Autocad as PDF underlays (scale 1.0). When I go back to the...
Something happened and AutoCad 2016 viewed: Drawing file is not valid. I didn't see such error before, I don't know the reason of this error. Any help, guys... I have to find dwg recovery utility.
Hey guys, this is a continuation of my first thread on this forum, which I still haven't resolved.
I have my QNEW template set to my own .dwt file, and that .dwt file contains one layout at 24" x...
Can you check my dynamic blocks please:
the version 1 works perfectly. I would like to have the version 2 the same. but I make something totaly wrong way. It is not working for me....
hi all - our company .dwt is blank except our favourite layers, styles etc. it is 2.7meg, but i don't know why.
can anyone tell me why it is 2.5meg, or is that about right?
link here as too large...
I have made a block that has been used in several drawings by several people. As the months have gone on and people have used these, some changes have been made to the blocks in the specific...
having a little trouble finding out how to make my dynamic blocks nonexplodable...any help?
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