+ Post New Thread
Page 101 of 220 FirstFirst ... 51 91 99 100 101 102 103 111 151 201 ... LastLast
Threads 2501 to 2525 of 5493

Forum: AutoCAD 2D Drafting, Object Properties & Interface

Troublesome text, units & scales, object snaps, dimensions, annotation, linetypes, toolbars, geometry, measurement...? Help is at hand.

  1. DWG converted to PDF then PDF not printing to scale

    Hi I need help My client needs an a3 drawing I drew converted into a PDF so he can print the PDF off to the correct scale. I created the pdf in autocad 2012 to A3 size and a scale of 1:1. I...

    Started by lizziewales‎, 18th Jun 2012 08:47 pm
    autocad 2012, dwg to pdf conversion, print to scale
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 10,611
    19th Jun 2012 11:09 pm Go to last post
  2. Annotative Dimensions??

    how do i make it so when i select and annotative dimension, how do i make it so that i do not see it in several diffrent sizes.. I am new to annotative dimensioning, i was under the impression that...

    Started by michael256‎, 19th Jun 2012 07:41 pm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,345
    19th Jun 2012 09:18 pm Go to last post
  3. Dual Dimensions & Text Offset

    Can't seem to figure this one out. I've exhausted all combinations of appearance/offset/fit/alignment in style properties. Does anyone know why this happens or how to fix it? It only happens...

    Started by ibnut‎, 18th Jun 2012 08:03 pm
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,779
    18th Jun 2012 11:25 pm Go to last post
  4. Displacement distance as @(7sin60)<75

    Is there any way to include a trig function in the displacment distance? @(7sin60)<75 does not work, but it is what I would like to do. I have to calculate it each time and type in something like...

    Started by GHutch‎, 26th Feb 2012 11:05 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 4,281
    18th Jun 2012 07:55 am Go to last post
  5. Drawing annotative text unique rotation

    Hey, I have my annotation scales setup, I can move each scale individually but i cannot rotate individually, ie if I rotate one scale it does the same for rotation for every other scale :x how do...

    Started by funk‎, 18th Jun 2012 01:56 am
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,225
    18th Jun 2012 05:08 am Go to last post
  6. drawing leaders at 90 degrees

    How do i draw a leader with all 90 degree angles. When i'm drawing a leader with an arrow for example and select two points it makes an angle. Thanks

    Started by Jay Hatfield‎, 16th Jun 2012 03:53 pm
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,750
    17th Jun 2012 05:15 am Go to last post
  7. force a new dimension leader styles on the primery dwg

    Boys I would liketho know how it is done is there a command for that, lisp thanx

    Started by Qonfire‎, 16th Jun 2012 04:12 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,081
    16th Jun 2012 04:41 pm Go to last post
  8. Edit Text Style

    I'm trying to label the boundary of a property. It has straight lines on sides and curves on top and bottom. i managed to change the style of the text the way I want it (radius and length above,...

    Started by naghshe‎, 25th Sep 2008 12:29 am
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 24,189
    15th Jun 2012 03:59 pm Go to last post
  9. Question AREA - Using the Add function object by object / Setvar lists?

    How do I keep the fill ON the object that gets selected so I know not to pick it again as move through the drawing? How /or/ where can I get a listing of my SetVars. Running the Setvar (?)...

    Started by 3rdElle‎, 15th Jun 2012 02:42 pm
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,174
    15th Jun 2012 03:40 pm Go to last post
  10. How to make gradient hatching lines

    Hi, I have a question with hatching. I'm using AutoCAD 2006. Is there any way of having the hatching lines' spacing change gradually to create an illusion of depth? I'm thinking of something like...

    Started by marie-mg‎, 12th Jun 2012 04:22 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,375
    14th Jun 2012 09:30 pm Go to last post
  11. High quality 2D colored drawing HOW?

    Hi, i have been trying to get this colored CAD drawing in high quality and more presantable. First, i created this shape and i applied gradient and i used the maximum capacity of gradient which i...

    Started by sratnam‎, 14th Jun 2012 06:36 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,450
    14th Jun 2012 07:41 pm Go to last post
  12. X-ref layers thawing

    I need to re-freeze certain layers of an x-ref I am using, everytime I open the drg, why is this?

    Started by WERDNA‎, 14th Jun 2012 09:38 am
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,453
    14th Jun 2012 06:52 pm Go to last post
  13. Consistant Multileaders

    Does relative coordinate entry work for multileaders? I would like to keep all of my leaders consistent and neat but other than using ost I cannot figure out a way to make them all line up. I would...

    Started by toberino‎, 13th Jun 2012 09:34 pm
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,613
    14th Jun 2012 04:21 pm Go to last post
  14. Can't find my Command Line Window

    For some reason, I can't find my Command Line Window. It somehow became undocked and is no where to be found on my screen. It does not appear to be floating anywhere. I've gone through all my...

    Started by gitfiddler‎, 9th Feb 2007 04:18 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 21,752
    14th Jun 2012 01:05 am Go to last post
  15. How to assgin font to MTEXT - AutoCad 2009 .net api

    Hello: I need to assign a font when creating my mText and don't know how. I'm working in AutoCAD 2009 .net api. Thank you, Proctor

    Started by Proctor‎, 12th Jun 2012 06:24 pm
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,957
    12th Jun 2012 06:24 pm Go to last post
  16. alternate unit probelm

    hi all, i have opened a file in imperial.dwt and i have set primary unit in mm and alternate unit in inches. i have setted this prialt unit setup in 1/4inch style i want to do for all the other...

    Started by mkv123‎, 12th Jun 2012 05:01 pm
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 824
    12th Jun 2012 05:01 pm Go to last post
  17. 8/12 roof pitch?

    Im trying to draw a garage with an 8/12 roof pitch but I dont even know where to start with the roof. I just got out of autocad 1 but we didnt talk about roofs. It is a 27x25 garage.

    Started by kristinabrooke‎, 12th Jun 2012 03:24 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 10,045
    12th Jun 2012 04:11 pm Go to last post
  18. Error message

    I get this error message when I open ACAD, could someone tell me how to resolve it please? I realise its telling me a Library file has been moved or renamed but I don't use Libraries and would just...

    Started by MisterJingles‎, 7th Jun 2012 10:39 am
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,271
    12th Jun 2012 03:35 pm Go to last post
  19. Dashboard

    I am losing my dashboard setup when closing drawings/autocad, getting a bit annoying now, having set it back up for the umpteenth time :glare: Can anyone tell why this is happening?

    Started by WERDNA‎, 12th Jun 2012 01:53 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,395
    12th Jun 2012 03:00 pm Go to last post
  20. Detach X-ref not an option.

    I cant figure out why detach is not an option for an x-ref I have overlaid on my drg, there are other files attached to the x-ref in question, which I suspect is the issue. Can any one shed some...

    Started by WERDNA‎, 12th Jun 2012 12:06 pm
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,860
    12th Jun 2012 01:47 pm Go to last post
  21. Printing AUTOCAD Drawing on a Big Piece of Paper

    I am currently doing a project for a company and I am learning autocad at the moment. The company wants me to print out the drawing on a big piece of paper at KINKOS (I think 4ft by 6ft or...

    Started by bulls2030‎, 11th Jun 2012 07:10 pm
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,032
    12th Jun 2012 10:41 am Go to last post
  22. Help with Dimensions

    Hi, I have a little AutoCad experience but not a lot so I am spending time over my summer break learning more about autocad. I have been given a project in which the dimension are in feet and in...

    Started by bulls2030‎, 4th Jun 2012 06:07 pm
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    dimensioning, dimensions
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 7,839
    12th Jun 2012 10:40 am Go to last post
  23. Command to redefine/update mulitple wblock?

    is there a command to redefine/update mulitple wblock?

    Started by Benjo‎, 11th Jun 2012 06:56 pm
    block, command, redefine, upadate, wbock
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 5,513
    11th Jun 2012 08:58 pm Go to last post
  24. How should I dimension an elevation of a very curvy sculpture?

    I have a really curvy sculpture. How do I draw the dimensions of the elevation for it? I have attached a picture of my drawing. I was told to do gidelines and show the dimension of them. However...

    Started by Rienei‎, 7th Jun 2012 07:51 am
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 4,206
    8th Jun 2012 10:26 pm Go to last post
  25. Search and Replace exploded blocks?

    I have enough experience in Civil 3d to know I am 99% sure there is no way to do this, but I thought I would at least ask. We received a drawing in which every single block has been exploded, they...

    Started by wakeboarder205‎, 8th Jun 2012 05:05 pm
    blocks, exploded, replace, search
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,755
    8th Jun 2012 07:35 pm Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 250 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 250 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts