Troublesome text, units & scales, object snaps, dimensions, annotation, linetypes, toolbars, geometry, measurement...? Help is at hand.
Does anyone know of a way that I can set up a layer pull down menu that reflects the layers contained in my standards (dws) or Template (dwt) file?
By this I mean that it would be a pull down...
pls. find the drawing, how to do that ? in block
what is invert-x clip boundary??
I'm using AutoCAD 2011. When OSNAP (F3) is ON, I can't move the vertex of an object (line, rectangle etc) by typing in a value unless I'm zoomed in close enough. For example. I want to stretch a...
I recently have discovered a problem with my Object Snap Tracking overriding my Object Snaps. For example: Say I want to draw a line starting on the endpoint of an existing line. Both OSNAP and...
This has been an issue with me for a while. You used to be able to select an object then type 'x' to explode the selected object. Now, in later versions of AutoCAD, having an object selected then...
How do i remove that "enter an option", when i enter a command i always appear:x
How come my background masks on text no longer mask the background?!
I have looked done new drawings and it works. It also works in the drawing in question but only over items in paperspace, it...
I have a DWG file that is looking for Helvetica font. Where can I find this font for AutoCAD
I'm still struggling with scaling my drawing properly. I have a drawing of a floor plan, I set the units to say meters (menu > format > units), and scale the drawing so that one of the...
I have a lot of lines and I need the Total length, I have them in a separate layer,
I have tried with Field and Dataextraction but it is not exactly what I need, or I did not do it exactly....
I'm trying to draw a circle passing through a specific point and tangent to a line and a circle.
Here's the initial situation:
Then I do:
And the result is:
I havent been using AutoCAD in a little while and trying to figure something out. I have someone else's drawing that is 24x36 layout. I made a layer for a match line and all looked good...
I was create a layout. but i cant to see the drawing in model view, i can see the drawing in print preview only, but i want to show the drawing in layout also, so what to do ??
I have just added an object using mi, I now want to change its colour to show it is a 'spare' desk I have tried clicking on options and changing the colour that way, as well as the home...
I like old ironworks, and i want to learn how to draw complex shapes in AutoCAD, as you can see on the pictures, with good dimension.
Thank you ;)
I'm wondering if there is a way, when i have exported my lighting calculation from dialux to an autocad drawing, to replace the light fitting blocks in the drawing with my own blocks....
I am very new to AutoCAD and am learning my way around and now have a basic grasp of most basic features. I am however having one particular problem at the moment.
I am producing...
I'm using autocad 2012. It has started behaving strangely.
When I click on any command, it asks me to select objects. I do so and the command works...so far so good.
But, if I click objects...
Hello guys, i am editing drawing and the polylines doesnt have any hatch. even the fill is ON nothing happen. but if i copy the drawing to new or another drawing the polylines are ok. please see...
I have been trying different way for chaging to layer (by Layer or by block) but the color and linetype were changed. on the image, the Leg on the left was on the wrong layer so i made layer called...
I have a problem with Ribbon Display when importing a custom profile.
I work with my ribbons as tabs and if I click on the ribbon tab the ribbon is displayed. All good.
i can alternatively do '_la' on the commandline and create a new layer,
but why can't i create a new layer on layer properties manager?
I have my quick properties turned on, but when i hover over any objects, it does not do anything... Anyone have any ideas why this might be happening? Im using autocad 2009.
Hi, hopefully someone would be able to help me with this: my DimStyle is set annotative and the "Extend Beyond Ticks" variable is set to 0 (and Dimsoxd is "off"). All working well until I have small...
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