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Forum: AutoCAD Drawing Management & Output

Problems with layer management, layouts, viewports, printing/plotting, x-refs, dynamic blocks, images, e-transmit...? We're all ears.

  1. Poll Sticky Thread Sticky: Poll: Autodesk FREE Training Events

    Country by Country - Mainly FREE Events. http://www.autodesk.co.uk/adsk/servlet/event/search?siteID=452932&id=6664037 UK Based FREE Events http://www.imass-ids.co.uk/news/EventsCalendar.php ...

    Started by Mr T‎, 21st Mar 2007 08:37 pm
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Comments on the FAQ.

    Everyone, just a little bit about comments posted on the FAQ. This has not been discussed before, so I wish to take this opportunity to clarify the situation with posting comments on the FAQ. ...

    Started by Alan Cullen‎, 19th Mar 2008 12:37 pm
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  3. Wink Sticky Thread Sticky: What version PLEASE

    Please add your version in your profile or post, makes life easier for those willing/wanting to help and post a reply. Thanks. Nick

    Started by Mr T‎, 30th Sep 2006 07:50 pm
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  1. Question View port printing

    In Model I have drawn 45 degree line, want this line in layout as a strait line , & same time, Layout double clicking i have drawn strait line, this line will shows 45 degree in Model. please give me...

    Started by dhananjay567‎, 14th Apr 2018 06:34 pm
    vp print, vport twist
    • Replies: 8
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    25th Jun 2018 03:18 pm Go to last post
  2. dynamic block _ change properties in command line

    Dear Members, I have some stretchable dynamic Blocks. I would like to insert and change the length of them in command line. (without use my mouse and grip points) i havent got any problem with the...

    Started by Greg123‎, 21st Jun 2018 01:50 pm
    • Replies: 0
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    21st Jun 2018 01:50 pm Go to last post
  3. Searching multiple dwg files for text

    I'm looking for a program that will search across multiple files and directories for particular words in our dwg files. I don't want to replace the words, just locate the files that contain them. ...

    Started by clowe-thcp‎, 15th Jun 2018 07:56 pm
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    • Replies: 11
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    19th Jun 2018 04:04 pm Go to last post
  4. coordinates mismatch - what am I doing wrong?

    Hello, I'm getting confused on the following: I opened the attached DWG which seems to have already its own coordinates, ( i mean it wasn't palced at 0,0 ) I got a list of targets which...

    Started by cat3appr‎, 17th Jun 2018 09:24 am
    • Replies: 4
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    18th Jun 2018 03:04 pm Go to last post
  5. cant flatten a drawing

    hi i cant flatten this dwg. can anyone take a look? thanks Shay

    Started by samifox‎, 13th Jun 2018 10:40 am
    • Replies: 6
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    13th Jun 2018 07:35 pm Go to last post
  6. AutoCAD Set two scale bar

    Hi Everyone I have to draw a elevation view as per dimensions, but i need to draw the view with two scale. For horizontal 1:500 and vertical 1:200. Really I don't have an idea how to do this....

    Started by gmmdinesh‎, 12th Jun 2018 09:59 am
    • Replies: 3
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    12th Jun 2018 11:12 am Go to last post
  7. Mirroring and minus scale

    Hello. I noticed something weird in Acad 2010 and would like to confirm if this is normal or maybe 2010 specific problem. Whenever I use "mirror" on any block, Acad always modify X scale by...

    Started by Ryszard‎, 6th Jun 2018 09:20 am
    • Replies: 3
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    11th Jun 2018 06:34 pm Go to last post
  8. Drawing diesel expression for dynamic level block

    Good morning everyone, I am currently working on a dynamic block to show the level of a point in a sectional drawing. As you see on the picture, the base of the block is placed on the zero level...

    Started by lstampfer‎, 6th Jun 2018 07:28 am
    • Replies: 0
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    6th Jun 2018 07:28 am Go to last post
  9. Question Dynamic block Array numbering

    hi i"m trying to create a dynamic plan-staircase with step numbers, the stairs are added by an array command and i could count the total number of stairs by dividing the total distance by width of...

    Started by amosweing‎, 18th Sep 2014 12:29 pm
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    5th Jun 2018 10:18 pm Go to last post
  10. Question Change attribute justify with visibility

    Hello all, is possible change justification of attribute with change of visibility. More on the picture. Thank you very much for all answer. L

    Started by luckyxman‎, 3rd May 2018 10:36 am
    • Replies: 1
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    5th Jun 2018 10:10 pm Go to last post
  11. Unhappy dimensions disappearing

    OK, this is an odd one! Working on a drawing for a new building. I dimension in model space so have a 1-20 dim style and a 1-50 dim style. So I dimension my floor plans, dims are visable. Put it...

    Started by alec‎, 29th May 2018 08:42 am
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 345
    5th Jun 2018 04:12 pm Go to last post
  12. Question TTF Font not matching Plot Style

    Okay, the battle continues with TTF. For some reason the MTEXT is not picking up the Plot Style (Color Dependent) and the plotting thickness is not matching the leader line. I am not sure if...

    Started by Koko_NYC‎, 31st May 2018 06:33 pm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 317
    1st Jun 2018 10:00 pm Go to last post
  13. Displaying/Printing Issues with TT Font + Viewport

    Hi guys, Long time SHX user struggling trying to convert to TT Font. The very first and most evident issue I am facing is the fact that TT Fonts are being displayed (and consequently plotted)...

    Started by Koko_NYC‎, 29th May 2018 03:12 am
    • Replies: 9
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    31st May 2018 06:39 pm Go to last post
  14. Is there a way to import all PDF pages at once?

    hi Is there a way to import all PDF pages at once?

    Started by samifox‎, 28th May 2018 07:47 am
    • Replies: 6
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    31st May 2018 03:33 am Go to last post
  15. Turning off all hatches in an XREF?

    I have a project where I have +-10 architectural dwg-files that I need to use as an XREF (1 dwg = buildinglevel). These dwg's weren't created with autocad. The problems are: - these dwg's...

    Started by andyr74‎, 22nd May 2018 02:55 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    25th May 2018 09:50 am Go to last post
  16. Text and dimension in block after scaling

    Hello, I am using a block including text and dimensions. It is used in a layout. After scaling the block dimension text is not changes but the size of the dimension text IS scaled. The same...

    Started by zionshea‎, 24th May 2018 08:28 am
    • Replies: 0
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    24th May 2018 08:28 am Go to last post
  17. xref missplaced in the etransmitted drawing

    hi using acad 2017 i have weird problem, im having a host drawing with an xref, now i work normally and etaransmit the drawing, if i extract the zip and open the host drawing the xref is...

    Started by samifox‎, 22nd May 2018 04:23 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    23rd May 2018 11:07 pm Go to last post
  18. is there a way to wblock an xref?

    is there a way to wblock an xref?

    Started by samifox‎, 23rd May 2018 09:33 am
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 279
    23rd May 2018 06:21 pm Go to last post
  19. how to Batch plot 8.5x11" multiple page all at once in Autocad 2017

    I have about 25 paperspace layout that were set at 11x17 size, since the paper size does not matter, I would like to batch plot multiple pages all at once to 8.5x11 size, how can I do that? I could...

    Started by Sengna‎, 17th May 2018 05:04 pm
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    1 2
    • Replies: 11
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    21st May 2018 12:42 pm Go to last post
  20. Data Linking to Excel ok- Now how do I....

    Hello and thanks for this great resource. I have quite a number of tables data linked to Named Ranges in an excel spreadsheet. But the spreadsheet name and server location changes, as is my...

    Started by rickhebert‎, 1st Jul 2010 01:08 pm
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    21st May 2018 12:23 pm Go to last post
  21. watercolor - non uniform hatch

    Hello, I'm looking for some help in the task of making my plans less boring. I'd like to use some non - uniform hatches to obtain something similar to the attached image....

    Started by gianni‎, 21st Apr 2018 06:12 pm
    autocad, cad, hatch, progecad, superhatch
    • Replies: 4
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    19th May 2018 07:27 am Go to last post
  22. Linetype wont show on specific system

    hi someone in my office use acad 2015, it happens that in his pc a specific linetype wont show, but in different pc it will. it seems like his acad miss to read the linetype.lni. any idea how...

    Started by samifox‎, 15th May 2018 10:33 am
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    • Replies: 11
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    16th May 2018 03:35 pm Go to last post
  23. Drawing Recovery Manager crashing - how do I clear the list?

    Sorry if this is under the wrong page... I'm running LT 2018 and I've had a couple of files that have just been too much for my PC to handle. Because of this, I've crashed out of CAD. Now,...

    Started by HFBandit‎, 10th May 2018 03:24 am
    crashing, drawing recovery manager, drm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 340
    15th May 2018 12:34 pm Go to last post
  24. Why is my font formatting lost when outputting to pdf?

    Hi, Our 'house' font is Futura PT Book. I successfully loaded it to my computer and it is usable in AutoCAD LT. However, when I output from layout space to pdf the formatting is lost and all...

    Started by nathanjame‎, 12th May 2018 04:40 am
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 342
    12th May 2018 05:21 am Go to last post
  25. Display ATTRIBUTES as Text from multiple blocks

    I have a CAD file with property parcels in it. It has come from an external contractor and from a GIS program of sort sort I believe. If you click each 'boundary'/land piece, it is a block/object...

    Started by Organic‎, 13th Feb 2011 01:23 am
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    • Replies: 12
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    10th May 2018 08:55 am Go to last post

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