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  1. Question Toolbar to toggle layer on and off

    i use section planes quite a bit and if you're familiar with planes than everytime you insert a new section plane the settings reset. i would like to insert into my template 3 section planes each...

    Started by CiCAD‎, 27th Sep 2011 10:26 pm
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    29th Sep 2011 12:50 pm Go to last post
  2. FIELDS: Viewport scale field showing "_XREF"

    I have a field to show the viewport scale. On the formatting, I tell it to "use scale name" but it does not show it properly. It shows "_XREF" on the end... How can I get it to show the actual...

    Started by PEGAdevelopment‎, 24th Feb 2014 08:26 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    25th Feb 2014 04:10 pm Go to last post
  3. Cross hairs at 45 degrees.

    I am an occasional user of AutoCAD. I have a received a drawing from a company where the cross hairs are at 45 degrees and I can only insert dimensions at 45 degrees. How do I change this please?...

    Started by Glenspa‎, 16th Nov 2011 08:55 pm
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  4. How to make cut fill section in auto cad?

    I have a elevation (OGL) and FRL finish road levels so how can i make the cut and fill volume section please guide me step by step

    Started by afrazawan‎, 23rd Nov 2013 10:59 am
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  5. Question Dynamic block does not work in a new drawing

    Hi, I created some Dynamic Block and inserted them in a new Tool Palettes, but when I want to insert them in a new drawing the Block looses all the dynamic thing like rotation, flip... How can I...

    Started by Faouweb‎, 16th Aug 2016 09:45 am
    • Replies: 8
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    18th Aug 2016 10:31 am Go to last post
  6. So, whos on what layer?!

    Hey guys, is there any way to list what is actually on a layer? I know I can use 'laydel' to get rid of it, but im interested in finding out whats on there before i do. & quick select as...

    Started by MrMaggs‎, 20th Feb 2008 11:08 am
    • Replies: 5
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    20th Feb 2008 11:51 am Go to last post
  7. Making DrawingTemplates

    Hello, I am making drawing templates: first, I create dwg with all layers, title blocks and A-Anno sheets. Then I save as dwt. When I insert this template into my newly created drawing I am receiving...

    Started by Krystyna‎, 26th Apr 2010 05:33 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    26th Apr 2010 07:10 pm Go to last post
  8. Create 3 dash line

    What would be the easiest way to create a 3-dash line for a drawing? I have a user with a need for a 3-dash line. Like a phantom line but with 3 dashes. I know how to edit the pen-up,...

    Started by Blam‎, 16th Jul 2012 06:07 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    16th Jul 2012 09:27 pm Go to last post
  9. Hidden lines beyond object...

    2d simple circle... I would like to define a circle using hidden lines. I also would like to have the hidden lines extend passed the circle by .25 of an in. I would also like to define the center of...

    Started by vanhelzer‎, 30th May 2011 07:10 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    31st May 2011 05:09 am Go to last post
  10. Question Text Showing up as Dashed Lines

    I have some text in vanilla Autocad 2014 that is showing up as dashed lines - any ideas on why that would happen?

    Started by lkenshalo‎, 3rd Jan 2014 09:54 pm
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  11. QLEADER and/or QLATTACH Issue?

    I am trying to QLATTACH some errant leaders to their respective text. In my QLEADER (S)ettings I have: Annotation Type: Mtext Options: prompt for width Reuse: None Leader Line & Arrow

    Started by dal-designs‎, 5th Nov 2014 04:34 pm
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    14th Nov 2014 12:10 am Go to last post
  12. Unhappy proxy objects

    Please help. Using 2008 and have recieved a bound drawing which i want to use as an xref. if i explode i lose all the drawing What is a man to do??? Gazza

    Started by GAZZA‎, 27th May 2008 12:09 pm
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    27th May 2008 05:22 pm Go to last post
  13. join points by line and circle

    Hello!! I have a lots of survey points that i have to join with a common point then i have to join those points with an arc contineously to form a circle. Is there any lisp or code to ease the...

    Started by symoin‎, 12th May 2010 11:48 am
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    15th May 2010 08:59 am Go to last post
  14. Line weight display issues

    Hi all, We are using Acad 2006 & Acad 2006LT. One of our drawings after being modified on a LT machine seems to have line weights where there shouldn' be. In model space all is good, line weights...

    Started by meecpc‎, 7th Nov 2008 02:40 pm
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  15. offsetting 3D polylines

    I am working in LDD2005 and LDD2007-Does any know if there is a way to offset 3dp's both horizontally and vertically?

    Started by DBUZZ‎, 20th Feb 2008 11:26 pm
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    21st Feb 2008 08:16 pm Go to last post
  16. Lots of similar drawings

    Hi all, I work for a small survey company that provides drawings mostly to engineers. Very repetitive, mostly profiles. Whats the quickest way to fill 10-20 layouts with lots of profiles?...

    Started by hydrographer‎, 22nd Feb 2017 12:28 pm
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    2nd Mar 2017 03:22 am Go to last post
  17. how to modify dimension and keep tolerances?

    I have a problem where I have produced a 2D drawing in AutoCAD LT 2004 (from my Solidworks original). On the whole this has gone ok. However I have a couple of dimensions which I now need to modify....

    Started by Jacqual‎, 17th Jul 2008 12:33 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    28th Jul 2008 06:30 pm Go to last post
  18. linetypes drawn in paperspace

    Hi, We have come across an issue today, and I am sure it can be solved by changing some variable but the question is which. In a layout (paperspace)a user has drawn a square. The linetype is...

    Started by feargt‎, 15th Sep 2009 11:58 am
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  19. Editing Tables in TL changes text size

    I created a couple tables in autocad, i can go in and edit with no problem, when the boss goes in to edit the table (make corrections to the text) the text size goes from 3/32" which is our standard...

    Started by chelsea1307‎, 8th Jun 2010 09:39 pm
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    9th Jun 2010 12:21 am Go to last post
  20. Convert dtext to mtext in 2010 LT?

    HI, I havent used cad in 2 years, I have just bought myself 2010LT and I'm trying to use the txt2mtxt command and it doesn't seem to exist in LT? I know its part of the express tools in a full...

    Started by lsturgeon‎, 5th Mar 2010 04:15 pm
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    5th Mar 2010 04:58 pm Go to last post
  21. Modify Dim Style...

    Hey all, I currently have a dim style set for engineering units that displays inches and feet as: 12'-3.4". I would like to modify this so that feet and inches are displayed without the feet and...

    Started by frostrap‎, 15th Feb 2008 08:21 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    16th Feb 2008 01:37 am Go to last post
  22. Unhappy Help with converting 2d gear to 3d gear !

    I am not able to convert a 2d gear to 3d gear . I have attached the 2d gear that i had created . Please help me upon that . I use Autocad student version 2012 . The gear is not getting converted...

    Started by Theja‎, 26th Oct 2011 12:16 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    26th Oct 2011 05:22 pm Go to last post
  23. Poly lines

    Hello! I'm having an issue with my poly lines. they aren't filling in. And its only in one drawings. Even if I do a solid it comes in not tilled in. I tried doing the fillmode but that didnt...

    Started by skenderbender17‎, 22nd Mar 2011 11:27 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    11th Oct 2012 03:51 pm Go to last post
  24. Quick selection

    Hello all, real newbie here.. My first question is: AutoCad 2016 (student ver.) is there a possible way of selecting one line (property RED) and then have a command that could select all the lines...

    Started by italian‎, 27th Apr 2016 11:49 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    17th May 2016 08:15 pm Go to last post
  25. splines&lines intersections ?

    hi there ! newbie, glad to be here. i have no specific experience in macros&automation in autocad, but im very interesting to learn about it. so, here is my little 2-d problem : i have...

    Started by u-x‎, 24th Oct 2008 10:04 am
    • Replies: 5
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    4th Nov 2008 07:49 am Go to last post

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