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  1. MEP Piping Workspace.

    I am going through the MEP 2012 Documentation. I am trying to set piping system display definitions. In the manual the workspace drop down menu shows a workspace called piping. When i click the work...

    Started by hands‎, Yesterday 01:40 am
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  2. Cannot place equipment.

    I am using the educational version AMEP 2012. Trying to practice before being employed. I am having problems placing equipment, so that i can do mock up piping run. I think the problem may be that...

    Started by hands‎, 26th Feb 2015 07:55 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    26th Feb 2015 10:19 pm Go to last post
  3. Fab Cad MEP (Cadduct) - Customization

    Hi everyone, I am new to Fabrication Cad MEP and am still trying to figure some things out. For years, I have used plain 2D AutoCad and have become quite the master at it and customized it...

    Started by Mech Designer‎, 24th Feb 2015 07:54 am
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  4. MEP duct label precision (decimal points)

    Hi I'm labelling some ductwork in AutoCAD MEP and the software is currently set to show 1 decimal place, showing 600.0 x 400.0. Where is the setting to change the decimal point precision to 0, to...

    Started by arubus1977‎, 17th Aug 2009 02:33 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    7th Feb 2015 08:06 pm Go to last post
  5. WebConnect not present!

    Hello all! I am getting this error "WebConnect not present!" after running the dwnldc command in autocad mep 2014. I have Fabrication CAD MEP loaded and am trying to download the free data...

    Started by ahebert‎, 7th Feb 2015 07:40 am
    • Replies: 1
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    7th Feb 2015 08:37 am Go to last post
  6. edit in view commands missing

    In MEP 2013 if you right click (in model space) to bring up the "general panel" and select "isolate", you have 6 options, i.e. edit in section, edit in plan, edit in elevation, isolate objects, hide...

    Started by Ravenstown‎, 30th Jan 2015 08:51 pm
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  7. Choose a Part

    I'm modeling vent in autocad MEP 2013. Whenever I try to add a fitting it asked me to choose a part. "The part specified in the routing preference cannot be used in the layout due to size or...

    Started by Epicurwin‎, 18th Mar 2013 08:34 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    26th Jan 2015 04:20 pm Go to last post
  8. Palette Problem

    When I select my Tool Palette-Electrical, I had the option of Receptacles earlier today, but when I have tried to use the same palette, I do not have the Receptacle option any longer. How do I fix...

    Started by johnwhite‎, 8th Jan 2015 10:08 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    8th Jan 2015 10:22 pm Go to last post
  9. MEP object snap unavailable

    I cannot snap a line to any corner/quadrant/center or any other typical object snap of any mvpart or pipe fitting in MEP 2014. I've checked all settings and options, but I must be missing something...

    Started by cuervogold1‎, 18th Dec 2014 04:19 pm
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    24th Dec 2014 12:13 pm Go to last post
  10. Good CAD 3D

    Hello all, which would be the best 3D CAD Application for HVAC systems? I need the application just to draw pipes and ducts systems and for bill of quantities, any other calculations are not...

    Started by Joro--‎, 12th Dec 2014 05:07 pm
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  11. air terminal on duct help pls..

    any procedure on how to insert air terminal on duct? kindly help me pls.

    Started by raapabustan‎, 12th Dec 2014 02:21 pm
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  12. MEP - Pipe Routing Preferences

    I have been drawing storm pipe no problem all day then all of the sudden my AutoCAD MEP 2015 decided that it does not know what piping preferences to use so it brings up a window, "Choose a Part"...

    Started by nickbeers1‎, 11th Dec 2014 10:40 pm
    mep 2015, piping preferences, routing preferences
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  13. Adding Level to a existing MEP file

    Hello, I have received a AutoCAD MEP file (Boiler House) I received the drawing in a single DWG file. I would live to add Project navigator and create 3 levels and then have plan view on each...

    Started by hoss‎, 14th Nov 2014 12:19 pm
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  14. Project Navigator + Manipulating its Data

    Hello all, I have started using Project Navigator and its pretty awesome. I've created a bunch of custom Fields for tracking Issue Date/Info for each sheet. The fields have all been set to "By...

    Started by The_SuperVixen‎, 8th Oct 2014 07:28 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    30th Oct 2014 05:28 pm Go to last post
  15. Autocad MEP 2014 BOM/Bill of quantities Duct

    How do I create a bill of materials for a 3d duct drawing I have created. I need it to tell me how many straights/bends with dimensions etc. And also get a rough price for this. I have...

    Started by ajennings323‎, 24th Oct 2014 09:04 am
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    30th Oct 2014 02:15 am Go to last post
  16. Door Swings In Plan View

    I'm running MEP 2008. I have three floor plans in three different files. 2nd floor plans shows door swings when in plan view. 1st and basement levels do not. I've checked the properties on the...

    Started by julimor‎, 25th Oct 2014 12:03 am
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  17. IFC file caused problem? Autocad MEP 2013

    A coworker is running 2013 and she brought in an IFC file and it asked her some kind of question about changing something to Metric? (so she thinks).....But now whenever she tries to bring something...

    Started by Jessica28‎, 24th Oct 2014 03:16 pm
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  18. Library

    If i need piece of company and i don't have in my library, how i do for put in my library for always, not just in my draw?I want open autocad and he's in my library.

    Started by stephanie gemus‎, 3rd Oct 2014 03:18 pm
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    16th Oct 2014 04:13 pm Go to last post
  19. MEP2014 : Labels with units

    Good day. The problem is as follows : I have a sized & calculated duct system and I want to label it. The label(s) should contain dimension (%%c in mm), flow velocity ( m/s) and flow quantity...

    Started by npatrcevic‎, 16th Sep 2014 09:08 am
    label, mep
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    20th Sep 2014 03:53 am Go to last post
  20. "Rotated Dimension" - Tab

    I am looking to see if anyone has had this issue with dimensions. I add a dimension to my drawing, select it to stretch by grips and my UCS rotates to some odd angle. I am no longer able to stretch...

    Started by ahebert‎, 28th Mar 2014 03:51 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    11th Sep 2014 06:33 pm Go to last post
  21. Create bill of materials report for Spools in fabrication CAD MEP 2014 from scratch

    Hello, We are having trouble figuring out how to create a template with the bill of materials report to show up. We are currently using Fabrication CAD MEP 2014 on top of AutoCAd MEP 2014. Any help...

    Started by ahebert‎, 28th May 2014 08:01 pm
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    11th Sep 2014 04:36 pm Go to last post
  22. Ortho causes pipe to draw in weird angles

    Set snapstyl to 0 and it is fixed. I have no idea how these values change randomly by themselves. using autocad mep 2014 I have ortho on, but pipes are being drawn at strange angles. It...

    Started by Epicurwin‎, 8th Sep 2014 05:58 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    9th Sep 2014 12:32 am Go to last post
  23. trying to create a non-standard takeoff

    Hello, I'm trying to create a non-standard takeoff in AutoCAD 2014 MEP. Anybody got any input as to how to get what I need? Thanks,

    Started by dplatts8279‎, 8th Sep 2014 07:26 pm
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  24. Fitting not working correctly.

    Well that is a bit misleading. It works in the drawing, but I can't seem to find the fitting in styles manager. I made a new chapter named SP_Glued under the pipe>plastic-ABS-CPVC-PVC Pipe (US...

    Started by snyper1982‎, 2nd Sep 2014 09:54 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    3rd Sep 2014 04:02 pm Go to last post
  25. Question Autodesk MEP 13 - Pipe hangers

    Hi I am an absolute beginner when it comes to MEP therefore any help would be much appreciated. I am required to show pipe route showing expansion bellows and pipe supports/anchor points...

    Started by GIB39‎, 24th Jul 2014 04:19 pm
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