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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 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...
having a little trouble finding out how to make my dynamic blocks nonexplodable...any help?
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...
are there titleblocks in autocad?
Hi All, could anyone help me in how to make an A3 title Template, then save it as a block, and insert it into layout and plot to scale the drawings.
I am searching for help to save an existing DWG in black & white in 8-1/2"x11"
format to PDF. Seems much tougher then I expected...
Is there a way to fix an attribute so that it will always read nonrotated, even if the attribute is part of a group of items that is rotated in a block?
other than making the center of the...
Hi – I have a query relating to the plot-to-file function with ACAD2000 using HP-GL plotter driver 7475A available from AC2000. For example, when plotting to file a simple four sided figure drawn in...
I am having trouble accomplishing this in ACAD 2017.
is there any way to load a value into this field BEFORE a sheet set is created?
I want to import a jpg image to autocad version 2007, then draw on it some additions and namings then have it back all in jpg form.
How can I import the image into autocad 2007 ?
I know you can make a layer no-plot, but I'd like edit my ctb file somehow to make a color no-plot. Screening to 0% isn't exactly what I'm looking for, since that effectively masks anything below it,...
Hello and thanks a for your help ahead of time.
We have a new printer/plotter in our office and Autocad cannot find the old one and so I have to select the new one. Here's the scoop:
When I am...
Hi to all,
Need some help again, I wanted to hide object from Viewport #1 to Viewport #2 , I mean two Viewport overlapped each other but need to hide object of Viewport #1 from Viewport #2 , I...
Looking to confirm or debunk some assumptions I've developed after creating and testing multiple iterations of different block tool palettes.
From what I've seen, user-created block...
I have two xref files in the file that I'm working on. Each xref references the same third xref file. The third xref file only appears in the first xref file but not the second. All relevent layers...
I'm trying to plot in model space and the printer is cutting off part of the drawing. I choose plot-->extents --> center the plot --> fit to paper. The x coord is always 0, however the y...
I want to be able to select all my viewports in all my layouts at the same time. Is this possible?
Qselect only catches objects in the current tab.
I have 4 dynamic blocks and each has 4 different visibility states.
I would like to create a dynamic block which contains the previous 4 dynamic blocks and where I can set the different...
What im trying to achieve is to have the text rotate (or line up) with the diagonal line when i stretch the block horizontally or vertically
is there a way?
searched and looked...
I am switching between two different CTB occasionally and once changing the CTB in one paper space - Autocad have used to pop up a window and offer to make this changes apply for all the...
ugh! i am doing something wrong and i cant remember what it is!
i have created a dynamic block (scale bar) and i remember seeing somewhere the trick was to use WBlock...somewhere!
Is there a command where I can select all and change the properties from Color ByLayer to specific color, which is the same color as the color ByLayer.
Say there is a layer set to color red...
Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.
Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.
Order threads in...
Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.
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