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  1. AutoCad Electrical 2012 - Creating blocks with enhanced attributes

    Hi, I am fairly new to AutoCad Electrical 2012 and our company is now using the project manager. I want to create a block with enhanced attributes within the project manager, I'm use to cut and...

    Started by Kilowatt‎, 27th Mar 2015 05:13 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    27th Mar 2015 09:58 pm Go to last post
  2. Unhappy Inserting a .xls in a autoCAD Electrical 2015

    I have inserted a .xls into a autoCAD drawing. The problem is after I scale up the .xls within the drawing to have the text a good size to read. Part of the .xls is outside the drawing border. Can I...

    Started by Help Newbee‎, 4th Mar 2015 04:52 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    4th Mar 2015 07:02 pm Go to last post
  3. Component already exists

    Hello, I have an issue with a component tag in a project that "already exists" so i had a relay coil, i inserted it, assigned a part number through the catalog look-up. I ended up deleting it and...

    Started by Kemphas‎, 26th Feb 2015 08:23 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    26th Feb 2015 08:34 pm Go to last post
  4. Cool I have basic questions about autocad electrical??

    My job about electrical design for constructions and buildings ,and now i use autocad , i wanna to know ,autocad electrical help me more at this task and how?? :unsure: o:)

    Started by hosyn‎, 28th Jul 2014 09:19 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    18th Dec 2014 08:22 pm Go to last post
  5. AutoCAD electrical 2014

    Working on project that I layout PLC panel I/O modules and wiring diagrams. I use the insert PLC modules command and have inserted most of the modules but 1769-ASCII card I can't find in the...

    Started by cadmando2‎, 17th Oct 2014 09:48 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    22nd Oct 2014 04:06 pm Go to last post
  6. Footprint Libraries Problem

    I've tried searching for an answer to my problem for days now both on the forum and the internet in general with no results. Hopefully someone here can help me out. I am currently using ACADE 2014...

    Started by flyingjunkie‎, 6th Feb 2014 04:19 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    15th Oct 2014 06:23 am Go to last post
  7. how can I edit/add a revision entry project wide?

    Hello, I am familiar with autocad products however this is my first time using autocad electrical 2014. I've been assigned to update drawings for commission reasons and I'm having difficulty...

    Started by RORI57‎, 14th Aug 2014 08:18 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    15th Oct 2014 06:14 am Go to last post
  8. Love Help to start autocad electrical

    I need some sample project for practicing autocad electrical , are there anyone help me??:glare:

    Started by hosyn‎, 28th Jul 2014 09:24 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    29th Jul 2014 10:40 am Go to last post
  9. Toggle Visibility of JPG or other object based on attribute content.

    Hi All, I'm sure this is possible but I don't even know where to start. I am happy to do some reading if someone can direct me to a tutorial or web-page that will help me... I want to toggle...

    Started by Pawnsurfer‎, 25th Jun 2014 02:30 am
    attribute, case, toggle, visibility
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 915
    16th Jul 2014 01:35 am Go to last post
  10. Getting Started In AutoCAD Electrical

    Can someone help me get started in Auto CAD electrical. I am new to Auto CAD and trying to learn the basics. I have looked through some online training videos from various sources on Auto CAD...

    Started by PAB12‎, 19th May 2014 04:12 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    20th May 2014 08:07 pm Go to last post
  11. Autocad Electrical 2015, question about editing catalog data for new symbols

    Hello, everyone. In the panel drawing I am currently working on, there are a group of objects that don't have appropriate catalog data per the manufacturer. For example, I need to insert a...

    Started by rayj777‎, 19th May 2014 03:27 am
    • Replies: 3
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    20th May 2014 05:54 pm Go to last post
  12. Cool Book on AutoCAD Electrical

    After going through the titles and manuals related to AutoCAD Electrical. I found that there is a lot lag between practical use of AutoCAD Electrical and its manuals available. So, I came up with a...

    Started by cadcamcaeworks‎, 17th May 2014 11:50 am
    autocad electrical, electrical project, panel layout, plc design, schematic
    • Replies: 1
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    17th May 2014 06:32 pm Go to last post
  13. AutoCAD Electrical 2014 - Multiple Bus Problems

    Hey All. Strange problem I have started encountering since an upgrade to autoCAD electrical 2014. When using the multiple bus tool to draw 3ph + N distribution as shown, strange things are...

    Started by LeeR‎, 12th May 2014 09:54 am
    • Replies: 0
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    12th May 2014 09:54 am Go to last post
  14. Drawing Properties

    When you right click the project in the project manager and select "Descriptions" you get the fields that you can fill in for your title block. I know how to change the titles of each field using...

    Started by JohnS‎, 17th Apr 2014 02:51 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    7th May 2014 06:46 pm Go to last post
  15. ACADE 2013 Balloons

    Does anyone know if a part quantity can be added to the balloons? If I add an attribute to the balloon how do I link that to the part quantity? I have been doing this manually with text, it...

    Started by JohnS‎, 24th Apr 2014 04:41 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    25th Apr 2014 04:10 pm Go to last post
  16. AutoCAD Electrical 2013 Data Links

    I have a broken Data Link in one of my drawings, the manager won't let me delete it. The Data Link has nothing to do with my project and I don't know ho it got there unless it was part of the...

    Started by JBS1959‎, 8th May 2013 03:40 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    17th Apr 2014 02:57 pm Go to last post
  17. Question about default_cat.mdb

    Is it considered safe to delete a database object (specifically the "LR" (Latching Relay) database object) out of the default database? Will this negatively affect the database or cause it to no...

    Started by pqphillips‎, 24th Feb 2014 11:12 pm
    • Replies: 0
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    24th Feb 2014 11:12 pm Go to last post
  18. Questions for AutoCAD Electrical 2014

    Our company is looking at getting software for Wiring Harness drawings. after downloading the trial version I dont really see where it applys to such application. We mainly use Deutsch Connectors...

    Started by bgietzen‎, 4th Dec 2013 02:11 pm
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,162
    25th Jan 2014 03:02 am Go to last post
  19. Autocad Electrical Edit component GUI

    Not sure where to post questions about Autocad Electrical on here, please redirect me if I'm in the wrong place. My question: Using the "Insert/Edit Component" GUI what do the two data entry boxes...

    Started by richard3009‎, 13th Nov 2013 08:51 am
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    11th Jan 2014 11:59 am Go to last post
  20. Drawing List Report only brings up sheet numbers

    Drawing List Report only brings up sheet numbers. I've just started using electrical and have had to hit the ground running with it, everything has been going fine until I try to edit the index...

    Started by thomas floan‎, 14th Oct 2013 02:25 pm
    drawing, information, list, missing, report
    • Replies: 0
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    14th Oct 2013 02:25 pm Go to last post
  21. ACADE 2013 Plot set up issue

    Most of my drawings work fine but a few won't cooperate. I set up the plot to limits. My border base is offset from the border, so the limits are the base to the upper right corner. I set...

    Started by JBS1959‎, 2nd Oct 2013 10:07 pm
    • Replies: 0
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    2nd Oct 2013 10:07 pm Go to last post
  22. Parent/Child XREF Issue

    Okay, I've created two blocks, one a parent, the other a child. When I insert the child component into the drawing and associate it with the parent, the child symbol's XREF is perfectly fine, but...

    Started by pqphillips‎, 12th Jul 2013 07:06 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    2nd Oct 2013 07:35 pm Go to last post
  23. TERMXX values using another attribute?

    Okay folks, it's been a while, so I'm back with another stumper (at least for me). Based off a previous issue with terminal blocks (here), I've determined that the best course of action to resolve...

    Started by pqphillips‎, 1st Oct 2013 12:43 am
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    1 2
    • Replies: 14
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    1st Oct 2013 09:50 pm Go to last post
  24. Schematic Terminal Blocks

    Okay, the standard Weidmueller terminal blocks we use here at work have four points of connection, so ostensibly our connection points read "???TB??:01A" through "*:01D" and so forth. In general,...

    Started by pqphillips‎, 23rd Jul 2013 02:25 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    1st Oct 2013 12:59 am Go to last post
  25. Multiple Title Blocks used in one project

    We build a complete machine lines using AutoCAD Electrical2013. In each machine there could be up to 65 different control panels, each controlpanel section is linked together and is drawing under the...

    Started by geoffreyh88‎, 30th Sep 2013 05:39 pm
    • Replies: 0
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    30th Sep 2013 05:39 pm Go to last post

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