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  1. How to delete unused block

    Dear all, I have problem with autocad 2D. My drawings have many unused blocks Which have no object inside. But it stay in my cad drawing and make my drawings size very big. So anyone who can give me...

    Started by sleepy86‎, 15th Oct 2014 12:03 pm
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  2. procedure for doing a detail on an ANSI A template

    Hi fellow members, I used to draw on Acad 2000 but I recently changed to Acad 2007. I am completely self taught & do cad very infrequently,so you may imagine I am rusty to say the least. I want to...

    Started by jack nastyface‎, 19th Oct 2014 09:04 pm
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  3. inputting MM from the command line in a architectural units drawing

    Hello, searched these keywords but seems like most answers involve scaling the drawing, so, specifically, I have a drawing that is in Architectural feet and inches. Most of the dimensions I am...

    Started by albroswift‎, 14th Oct 2014 03:23 am
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  4. Super script for single line text

    Can you help me the text about superscript for single line text... such as "st,rd, th, nd........ etc...

    Started by anaskattayil‎, 18th Oct 2014 08:43 am
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  5. dimensions

    I can't seem to figure out what the dimension is for the big circle on the left that is with the center line. I also have a question on how to input the degrees, minute into autocad instead of...

    Started by blueinspiron‎, 18th Oct 2014 08:08 pm
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  6. Mirror command cannot flip horizontally

    Hello, recently last night my mirror tool did not easily snap or flip to what I was trying to do in the red box shown in the picture below: It can do any other angles but the other angles use to...

    Started by Kittie‎, 17th Oct 2014 05:08 am
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  7. Font Different When Inserting Into Different Drawings

    I have 2 drawings. Same t-block inserted in each. TEST-ROMAND-1 drawing is correct. TEST-romand-2-wrong drawing is not correct. Why would the -2 drawing with the same t-block list out romand, when...

    Started by gsksun4‎, 16th Oct 2014 06:55 pm
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    17th Oct 2014 01:43 pm Go to last post
  8. diameter

    Does this figure have a diameter? I was told to "make this figure 36" diameter". How would you understand that?

    Started by paulmcz‎, 17th Oct 2014 01:53 am
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    17th Oct 2014 12:56 pm Go to last post
  9. changing mtext size in xref

    I have a basic overview drawing with dimensions, texts,... I use this drawing as an xref to draw details on a another scale. I would like to keep the texts on the xref but they should be smaller....

    Started by andyr74‎, 17th Oct 2014 07:55 am
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  10. Array tab doesn't show up on the ribbon tab after clicking the arrayed object

    After I arrayed an object, the 'array creation' ribbon tab doesn't show up. This is the tab I want to fine-tune the array. But this is what I get:

    Started by wileyhk2001‎, 17th Oct 2014 09:36 am
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  11. Moved: Attributes from hatch to block.

    Started by aglaerum‎, 16th Oct 2014 03:39 pm
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  12. Delete unused blocks

    Hi, I have an CAD file with a lot blocks which I don't use. I would like to delete them. So I do "Purge" which took care of some but not all. There are still a lot of "cannot purge" blocks. So I do...

    Started by salmonrose‎, 3rd May 2011 11:25 pm
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  13. Moved: using screen menus

    Started by BIGAL‎, 15th Oct 2014 10:22 pm
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  14. AutoCAD 2015 minimizing after clicking 'Show Desktop' button

    I have upgraded to AutoCAD 2015 and when I am working on a drawing and click the Show Desktop button (Windows 7) and then go back into AutoCAD, the window is always minimised. It's driving me mad,...

    Started by sparklerach‎, 4th Aug 2014 08:05 am
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  15. Polar Array in Autocad 2014

    Now the step to do the polar array is different from the old one, what is the step to make a polar array like below image in AutoCAD 2014 in classic workspace?

    Started by basty‎, 12th Oct 2014 04:40 pm
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  16. dimaligned blowing up

    Gang, Has anyone else had these dimensionless entities just sporadically just get discombobulated ???? I do not know what casue this but i use these thing religiously, and as often as i use...

    Started by SMP‎, 20th Aug 2014 09:22 pm
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    15th Oct 2014 02:33 pm Go to last post
  17. AutoCAD I can't change the Cell Height in a Table

    Hi, I want to change the Cell Height to 4 but it come back always to 6.0667 :cry: as you can see in the screen shot: How can I change the Height?

    Started by Faouweb‎, 10th Oct 2014 08:21 am
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  18. Autocad drawing opens empty - how to get the data back??

    Hi, I can not open this drawing that I just saved. At first it opened an empty drawing with the name "Drawing1", and now it will not open at all. When I look at the file info it says the file is...

    Started by mosegrodd‎, 16th May 2014 12:27 am
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  19. Question about nominal dimensions

    Below is a picture of 4 dimensioned holes. They are mounting holes so I was asked to make them nominal. Here is what I came up with A.) 9/16 B.) 15 13/16

    Started by ALUX‎, 14th Oct 2014 09:34 pm
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  20. Question Multiple drawn points

    Hi -have imported multiple points into a drawing and wanted to change the point style of a few but every time I select a new point style every point changes. How can I stop this. I tried exploding...

    Started by brightsettingout‎, 14th Oct 2014 02:41 pm
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  21. Unhappy Trouble with Cams

    Hey everyone, I'm having some issues with drawing a Cam in AutoCAD 2014. THe book I have, has very little instructions on how to do produce a cam. Working circle 5.0 dia. Shaft dia. .75...

    Started by Dizzle517‎, 8th Oct 2014 01:37 pm
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  22. Editing text with colons

    Good Morning, I have been having this issue for awhile now and I'm just getting around to posting about it. The autocad files come from my moonlighting job and the company is using...

    Started by Hollyfeld‎, 10th Oct 2014 12:19 pm
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  23. Keeping text together when widening

    Sometimes when I widen text blocks that are kept as standard templates on our company's server, large gaps develop between the separate lines that were together on the original text, so consequently...

    Started by stryder444‎, 13th Oct 2014 12:24 pm
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  24. how to place block on curve line plz

    if i will change insertion point in mid of block so block edge will not come on curve / line plz help

    Started by afrazawan‎, 22nd Sep 2014 01:51 pm
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  25. Change shortcut keys to text special characters?

    In MS word you can re-assign keystrokes to input special text characters, is there a way to do this for cad civil 3D 2011? Or maybe reassign control code for degree symbol %%d?

    Started by Chris Broadway‎, 9th Oct 2014 01:28 am
    • Replies: 8
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    12th Oct 2014 12:21 pm Go to last post

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