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Can someone please tell me where the action recorder button is located in autocad mech 2017? In vanilla autocad it is located on the manage tab at the far left- but i dont see it in autocad...
I've been using AutoCAD Mechanical for over a half-year now and I still don't understand what the Mechanical Structure environment is supposed to bring to the table.
hello i have autocad mech 2013 and today try dwgconvert to convert a drawing in 200 format , i found thet the dwg converted was not in 2000 format!!! why?
I'm new to the forum and I'm having an issue with my annotations disappearing when I try to dimension anything in ACAD Mechanical. I've ran into this issue before, but can't recall the...
I have a customers drawing that I have added dim's and weld symbols to (I use Auto Cad Mech 2016), after I save the drawing and get out, my co-worker who uses Autocad Lt 2014 opens the...
Does anyone know if there is an Object Enabler available for AutoCAD 2016 to allow me to work with a file created in Autodesk Mechanical?
I have drawn a pipe in Autocad Mechanical. The dimensions of the pipe is Ø88,9x5,49. At the end of the pipe I want a 3" pipe thread (ISO 228-1). Is this possible in Autocad Mechanical?
I've got a bit of a problem.
I'd like to use the autocad mechanical structure to create two instances of the same assembly, one with hidden lines visible and another with hidden lines invisible....
With some drawings regen is slow take some seconds. ..the drawings has many things inside.. I try all things but nothing i have win7 Intel 64 bit core 7
Is it possible to somehow combine an assembly done in metric units with one done in imperial units or is it a case of "the twain shall never meet"?
Hi, I can't figure out how to fix this copy with base point and paste problem, I searched the forum but only found similar threads but not the one with the solution solution for me... this one lays...
What is the different between AMPP and AMACAD? I tried to bring in some tools from CUI and it shows both exact tool twice. Ex: "Break at point" there are 2 sources one is AMPP and other is AMACAD....
I was playing with ACADM 2015 and noticed that the project manager was not there. I had worked with ACADM 2004 and 2005, and they both had a project manager similar to ACADE. Am I missing something?
After 10 years experience with AutoCAD, now utilizing AutoCAD 2010. I do mostly conceptual drawings. Every once in a while I accidentally get into trouble. In this case apparently I hit something...
AutoCAD 2014 Mechanical
When i click on SNAP TO PERPENDICULAR
I get ERASE
This is messed also on different computer :(
Is there possible to change the linetyp of a section line. I want the section line to look like a centerline.
I have tried to change linetyp in proporties but the section line wont change.
So, I know this is a long shot, but here goes.
I have a number of users (myself included) who are struggling with trim and extend in 2015.
We draw a line. We draw lines perpendicular to that...
if not, is there away to transfer files between them? thanks
In AutoCAD Mechanical 2015 when I run the shaft calculation command the result table is filled with "variable" names as opposed to correct names. See screenshot below.
That's what came out...
Does anyone know if there is a quick method of finding an individual ACMPARTREF node when you have several hundred splattered across a drawing?
I am having trouble assigning Part References with quantities to a block.
When I generate the BOM prior to blocking the objects which contain the PR it works great, but when I block those...
Software: AutoCAD Mechanical 2014 (Product Suite)
I have been trying to figure out the best way to create a Bill of Materials of my 3D Models for my Company.
My Models are of...
I want to be able to create a new layer.
I attempt to open the "Mechanical Layer Manager".
Instead of it opening, I get a message, stating,
"Mechanical Layers cannot be used when Object...
I was wondering if it is possible to insert a part reference "bullseye" on to a 3D object, I would like to use it in my blocks so I can insert the blocked fittings into an piping assembly and...
Usually I go to options and change profile to VANILLA and click apply.
But now, when I open ACAD mechanical 2015 it is still ACADMPP and all my setting have gone. Please help.
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