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2nd Apr 2015 11:35 pm
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22nd Apr 2015 05:17 pm
The color of the AutoCAD drawing area has changed quite a bit over the years. Do you always use the color Autodesk has chosen for you or do you have your own personal preference?
Take the poll and...
Ok, pretty simple. Let's all share our AutoCAD screen shots. Keep it simple. What you see each morning when you start AutoCAD up. No work images just the default dwg.
If you require help with AutoCAD, it's really important to mention the AutoCAD version you are using in the question. This will help everyone to answer your question more quickly. There's a massive...
I have an excel spreasheet linked into an AutoCAD drawing. I've changed the cell widths in Autocad. How do I upload the cell formatting back to the source file?
I've been trying all morning to...
Is there a easy and nice way to translate the text in a drawing from English to another Language? We have a customer ther is requesting us to translate our drawings to Spanish. Well none of us...
I finally took the plunge and upgraded my CAD version.
I went from 2012 to 2015 and along with that I did a PC upgrade.
But executing commands in 2015 is driving me nuts.
I'm a command line...
The multileader shows up to scale in the viewport. But when i change the position of the multileader or change the width of the text box these ammendments do not show up in viewport?:(
Trying to set my F3 key to intersect function F4 end point F5 circle F6 mid point can any body help
Recently I received a titleblock from an architect that was 24x36. The problem is that it was 24'x36'
What would the process be to get the title block "reverse scaled" to the correct 24x36?
Hello, I've recently started using the KeySIGN plug-in for AutoCAD and I'm finding there's a complete lack of tutorials anywhere online on how to use it.
Does anyone know where I can find any...
I know how to bring in the x,y cordinates from excel as points into AutoCAD but not the text can someone advise please.
I'd prefer not to use a lisp if possible?
I have a pile drawing that has every pile numbered. Is there a fast way to extract the coordinate of every pile and their number for a pile schedule?
I have thousands of piles to do, and ID-ing...
i finally got a chance to test out my theory about using an angular dimension as a substitution for the swing arc in a dynamic door--no more visibility states!...as most of us are aware an actual arc...
Is it possible to expand text to fit a given shape. I have an ellipse that needs a company name to fill the area.
Didn't find answer with search. So I have this problem, if I create a layout, all lines look like continuous lines in layout view. Why is that so? In model view everything looks as it should. Please...
I wish to purchase the above. Please state price
Did a few posts on the release of AutoCAD 2016
AutoCAD 2016 What's New, http://www.inventortopix.com/2015/03/autocad-2016-whats-new.html
AutoCAD 2016 What's New Preview Guide,...
Let's say I have 20 blocks named "george" in my dwg. Now, I would like to replace only 7 of them with the block "george2". Is there a simple way to do it just by selecting these 7 and replacing their...
sounds simple, and is but, and there always is one
I don't have the ability to upload a dwg, I will do as soon as I can, so i'll try and explain as best I can
if I have a dynamic block like...
I have a problem....when I explode a cad detail the dimensions change. How can a revert these back to the original dimensions before they were exploded? I need to work with the exploded detail...
I'm not sure what I did to my AutoCAD 2000i, but now if I want for example explode an object, I must first click on explode icon and then select the objects I want.
If I first select the...
i have a problem. i cannot start autocad. when i click shortcut Autocad on desktop. it run loading then auto close, not report ?? how to fix it? Thank all
When I edit horizontal texts, they suddenly become vertical. Then I cannot to make them back to horizontal. Why? What can I do to avoid this? Thank you!
What's the toggle that allows you to turn individual layers on/off within a block rather than the layer that the block is currently on going on/off. Is this possible? I do it with xrefs all the time.
I got a new system and trying to transfer settings. With this new system I set it up with my main user account to "not" have admin privileges. This way if I ever do get a virus, it doesn't have...
I'm new here and have a question about an xref problem in autocad 2015. I'm trying to xref a drawing to use as a sheet border, and the xref is showing up in paperspace with large bullseye...
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