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  1. Correct font style not loading

    I have created a font style named MY Standard and load font Arial narrow. But some times when copy and paste the text that in the same drawing,the instead of Arial narrow it loading some other font...

    Started by wimal‎, 22nd Jan 2018 11:17 am
    • Replies: 7
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  2. Lisp Create lines and arc

    Is a Lisp possible to create lines and arcs? Original Line:3 Polyline:1 Circle:1 Modified Line:31 Arc:6

    Started by prax3des‎, 22nd Jan 2018 05:01 pm
    • Replies: 5
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  3. How can I use object snap with keyboards?

    I would like to know if it is possible to designate Object snap (EndPoint, MidPoint, Center, etc) with keys. For example Endpoint "EP" Midpoint "MP" Center "C" ... ... ... Thank

    Started by prax3des‎, 22nd Jan 2018 10:59 am
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  4. How to Draw This?

    Can someone please tell me how to draw a continuous curve like below pic (the blue curve) start from point A through point B and end at point C. The one I had drawn on above pic is not...

    Started by basty‎, 21st Jan 2018 05:03 am
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    • Replies: 33
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    22nd Jan 2018 05:15 pm Go to last post
  5. Get Pline settings as current

    Hi there! A little question.. I'm looking for a command that allow to get the object pline settings (width, layer, color, linetype, and so on) and set as current setting. Have I to write a lisp...

    Started by MastroLube‎, 18th Jan 2018 01:39 pm
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    19th Jan 2018 03:05 am Go to last post
  6. Connecting Dimension & Leader Styles

    Is there a way to connect a dimension style to a mleader style so that when one is selected, the other is auto-selected? If so, can someone give a quick tutorial on how to accomplish this? ...

    Started by robwell‎, 17th Jan 2018 04:05 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    18th Jan 2018 06:52 pm Go to last post
  7. Draw Order not working correctly

    It seems as though my draw order is 'locked'. The command is recognized; but it doesn't seem to work properly. I essentially have two lines, drawn right on top of eachother; I go to get the one...

    Started by slimjramirez‎, 15th Aug 2007 03:06 pm
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    18th Jan 2018 01:44 am Go to last post
  8. Defining Tag Table Height...

    Hey everyone :) This has been an issue for some time, and no matter where I have looked, there has been nothing that even hints that it can be done. So maybe you beautiful minds can prove that...

    Started by Incognito Cube‎, 15th Jan 2018 04:52 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    17th Jan 2018 01:39 pm Go to last post
  9. Checking Arc Tangencies

    Hi All Was hoping to get some braintrust opinions on what is the best way to check if two joining arcs are actually tangent to each other? i feel like i should perhaps know but its 7:30pm on a...

    Started by united‎, 12th Jan 2018 09:36 am
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    17th Jan 2018 02:17 am Go to last post
  10. Dynamic Blocks - Rotation

    Hi there, hopefully this is just me being dumb. What I have is an object that I have made into a block, It has a vertical component, which can rotate 6 deg. clockwise and 11 deg....

    Started by Karnak‎, 1st Apr 2015 11:49 am
    • Replies: 6
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    16th Jan 2018 08:45 pm Go to last post
  11. Smile Mulytext selection

    Hi There, i have several text and few polylines in a drawing. I need to select all texts which is interact with or on the polyline. Unfortunately all those texts are created in same layer and...

    Started by BIJI SAMUEL‎, 15th Jan 2018 05:52 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    16th Jan 2018 03:17 pm Go to last post
  12. Curved Linetype

    How Can I Make Curved Linetype As Zigzag.

    Started by MR MAN‎, 21st Jun 2008 04:26 pm
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  13. Can't get Block to be same size in multiple views (Annotation issue?)

    hello everyone, I am trying to get a block to come in the same size (paperspace wise) for multiple viewports. I am having some issues with this. I made a block inside of a DWG, i made it...

    Started by MillerMG‎, 5th Jan 2018 04:21 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    11th Jan 2018 03:11 pm Go to last post
  14. Unhappy Quickly entering commands tampers with the input

    When I enter a command quickly, it will sometimes duplicate my input into the command line. Example: after selecting, if I press "m" for move, and quickly follow it with spacebar to confirm, I...

    Started by benhubel‎, 2nd Jan 2018 09:59 pm
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    11th Jan 2018 01:16 pm Go to last post
  15. Diameter symbol in MTEXT

    Our office has been using the archquik.shx font forever. One thing that always bothered me is that when using MTEXT I cannot get a diameter symbol. I can type the symbol by pressing (ALT+0216),...

    Started by slovenc0417‎, 10th Jan 2018 03:40 pm
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    10th Jan 2018 07:55 pm Go to last post
  16. Find/Replace the level on Room/Door numbers

    I have a project where the architect used a typical plan for floors 4-7. The equipment I provide will be different on each of these floors, so I'll need to cread correct room and door numbers for...

    Started by yrnomad‎, 9th Jan 2018 07:05 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    10th Jan 2018 03:24 am Go to last post
  17. Create Lots of Rays

    Hello, I am using AutoCAD 2015. I am dummie in LISP. I need to creat a lot of rays. And I decided to optimize this process. BUT! When I use simple procedure right in command string: Command:...

    Started by Volk‎, 6th Jan 2018 02:07 am
    • Replies: 4
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    8th Jan 2018 11:22 pm Go to last post
  18. Need help with understanding annotations

    Is there a video guide or tutorial on understanding annotations? I want all my text in model space to be a height of 40 but in layouts, i need them to be 5 regardless of scale in the view ports. ...

    Started by neuri‎, 1st Jan 2018 11:03 am
    • Replies: 7
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    8th Jan 2018 05:33 pm Go to last post
  19. Need to subtract a value from all numbers on a topographical height

    Hi there, I have a topographical survey and the heights are all incorrect to mean sea level, so I need to subtract 90 from all the numbers. The numbers are all text, not dimensions. Is there a...

    Started by Ste1978‎, 27th Dec 2017 12:19 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    2nd Jan 2018 09:23 am Go to last post
  20. Commands in Autocad 2016

    Hi, What is the use of limax and limin in autocad? What will happen if i won't use them If i directly press Z and A commands still it is taking me near the coordinates So what is the use of limax...

    Started by lausaj‎, 28th Dec 2017 05:16 pm
    autocad commands, limax, limin
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    28th Dec 2017 06:48 pm Go to last post
  21. Viewport shows annotationscale selector

    Hi, I'm setting up a new template and setting up different layouts with different papersizes and such. When i create a viewport is shows a center grip and a selectionarrow much like an...

    Started by OMEGA-ThundeR‎, 21st Dec 2017 05:14 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    23rd Dec 2017 12:13 am Go to last post
  22. Block into multileader text

    I would like to try and set up a Multileader that reads the description of a block. For example when I am making the block I would like to put some descriptive text that may say "Post top insert...

    Started by stevsmith‎, 17th Aug 2009 10:28 pm
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    22nd Dec 2017 11:44 pm Go to last post
  23. Dimension points go far away from text

    Hi there! I'm not sure how to explain that but I copied a lot of quotes from another file and I get their defpoints so far away from the quotes! Now I've learned a command "_DIMDISASSOCIATE"...

    Started by MastroLube‎, 21st Dec 2017 07:04 pm
    • Replies: 0
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  24. Autocad 2018 - Mouse Pan behaves differently when editing large MTEXT objects

    Background: Upgraded both my computer (Was old as hell, now a much better system that is way above minimum 2D CAD requirements) and my version of AutoCAD (was 2013, is now 2018) within the last...

    Started by MHL‎, 11th Dec 2017 09:39 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    21st Dec 2017 03:58 pm Go to last post
  25. Missing "COMMAND" in command line

    Don't know how to explain this. I'd like the COMMAND word to show up in my command line. see screenshot. Anyway to reset this? I have 2 screenshots, one with the COMMAND and the other without.

    Started by CAD_Noob‎, 19th Dec 2017 06:14 am
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 387
    20th Dec 2017 06:32 am Go to last post

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