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  1. multileaders

    sorry for the rather simple questions. I always look through site, in acad09 help and my bible. I cant figure out how to draw multileader arrows with right angles or various other angles for...

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 22nd Jan 2010 04:00 am
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  2. AutoCAD Multiple Rotated Viewports with upside down dimensions.

    I have two viewports, one that is not rotated at 1:50 scale, the other rotated at 1:20 scale, and using associative dimensioning, therefore viewing the same model object with two associative scales....

    Started by Benjo‎, 12th Dec 2013 03:55 pm
    dimension, viewport
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  3. Wierd fill in TEXT after exploding

    Hi, so my company uses laser etching so we constantly have to explode TEXT so the laser can read it. Since installing AutoCAD '11 I seem to be having a problem. When I explode the TEXT it creates...

    Started by SD&PC‎, 20th Dec 2010 07:51 pm
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  4. How and Where to get a list of system variables?

    Hello friends, I was wondering if I can get a list or a document having all SYSTEM VARIABLES that come in daily use. Can I get it from the web. Can anybody please give that to me. You can mail me...

    Started by Joan_Ray‎, 14th May 2009 09:59 am
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    14th May 2009 10:25 am Go to last post
  5. dynamic block

    I'm using autocad 2007 on a macbook pro via parallells I've made a dynamic block to show either a 1 tonne chain hoist, 2 tonne or half tonne. It's just a 300mm. circle really. Happy with the...

    Started by brixtonbanner‎, 16th Jan 2010 05:06 pm
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    19th Jan 2010 07:32 am Go to last post
  6. draw order control (DRAWORDERCTL) question/issue

    So to start, I am using Autocad Architecture 2012. I have DRAWORDERCTL set to 3. i have a background JPG that I am using to trace over and I have the DRAWORDER set to 'Back' which is what I want ...

    Started by kizaerf‎, 7th May 2015 06:48 pm
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    8th May 2015 02:47 pm Go to last post
  7. Annotation Menu Also Change DIMSCALE

    I have written the following code to have the DIMSCALE on our drawings to update according to our Annotation Scale selected from the menu on the bottom right. Right now its set up though a menu along...

    Started by Mike_Taylor‎, 24th Jan 2013 12:24 am
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    29th Jan 2013 02:27 pm Go to last post
  8. polyline line weight

    Dear all, I created a xref. this xref included some poly line. width is 0.2mm. i need this poly line line weight should be change from different view port. right now this is shown in narrow line...

    Started by shihabpmf‎, 20th May 2013 09:25 am
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    20th May 2013 04:18 pm Go to last post
  9. Is there a Text + Leader = Annotation shortcut?

    Hi Guys, I work with some old school drafters who always seem to create text and a leader separately when making plans. It drives the rest of us bonkers when we have to edit them...So I'm...

    Started by klrqn‎, 28th Feb 2013 03:51 pm
    annotation
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    28th Feb 2013 05:12 pm Go to last post
  10. Pop-up Option for Selecting Linework on top on one another

    I had my AutoCAD set up so when I had multiple polylines on top of one another, I could just click the line and a small ("quickoption" maybe?) window popped up displaying the different layers that...

    Started by edoll‎, 7th May 2014 04:52 pm
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    15th May 2014 11:12 am Go to last post
  11. annotative

    Hello, I am trying to get a template that uses the annotative feature. My multiline text works perfectly (keeping same size text in diff scaled VP's). However, I am trying to get my leaders and...

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 15th Nov 2014 04:57 pm
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  12. Exclamation Dimension on DXF file Example

    Hi, i am a begginer programer in dxf files . I need a simple example dxf code with line mtext e dimension I try undestand code generate from AutoCad, but this code contain 12000 lines or more. ...

    Started by ballock‎, 17th Dec 2012 12:33 pm
    dxf code
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  13. Curved region loses its smoothness

    Hi to everyone! First of all thnx for your attention. I'm a dummy in autocad so please forgive me if my question is not so clever :D. I've got a problem. I need to draw an architectural moulding of...

    Started by S'N'Shall‎, 5th Dec 2016 02:25 pm
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    1 2
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  14. Tool Palettes again

    We have Tool Palette File Locations and Authoring Palette File Locations. Where each of these should path? I have a drawings with all my blocks I want to add to a Tool Palette but it looks like the...

    Started by Krystyna‎, 5th May 2010 02:23 pm
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    16th Nov 2010 07:37 pm Go to last post
  15. AutoCAD Edit Reference in Place - Colour change issue

    Has anyone experience this or know why this happens? dwg A is x-refed to dwg B. am working on dwg B & click on x-ref and go into Edit reference in place. if I now click on > any object...

    Started by DRAFTOLOGIST‎, 24th Jul 2014 04:33 am
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    25th Jul 2014 01:48 pm Go to last post
  16. Scaling problem in the layout

    Hey guys, I am having some trouble with scaling when i try to do it in the layout. I click inside the viewport to locate my model and make it appear comfortably inside the viewport. I then click...

    Started by Clinton09‎, 16th Mar 2010 08:12 am
    • Replies: 9
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    16th Mar 2010 11:02 am Go to last post
  17. Construction Line Conundrum

    Hey All: I have this problem with construction lines - maybe it's a misunderstanding of how they're supposed to work on my part. (And I know they're kind of old school and I should use some direct...

    Started by ColinPearson‎, 29th Mar 2011 03:58 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    29th Sep 2012 01:24 am Go to last post
  18. Scaling Blocks

    My colleague at work has a problem. He was given a drawing to revise that was originally scaled at 1/8", but it needs to be 3/32". I know you can scale text so that it scales up by insertion point,...

    Started by slovenc0417‎, 11th Feb 2014 05:43 pm
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  19. Line annotation

    Hey guys, In my attached image, their annotation on the lines shows NDW along the line. i am wondering how they have done this. is there a setting to put the same word along the line or would they...

    Started by sashmits‎, 8th May 2012 04:55 am
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    12th May 2012 01:26 am Go to last post
  20. Smile Massprop

    Hello everyone, I have searched an answer for my problem but everything I've seen explains what I have done. I need to get the Moment of Inertia of a corrugated metal section, so I created it with...

    Started by jjmontiel‎, 8th Jan 2015 04:13 pm
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    9th Jan 2015 04:17 pm Go to last post
  21. 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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    16th Sep 2009 01:53 pm Go to last post
  22. cancel snap on Z direction

    in 2011, how can i cancel the snap on z direction so that my drowing will be only in 2d?

    Started by chenfire7‎, 12th Dec 2010 07:28 am
    snap
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    12th Dec 2010 07:42 am Go to last post
  23. Question How do I draw this circle

    I need to draw a circle that is tangent to the arc and passing through the upper end point of the blue line, and the center point of the circle should be somewhere along the red line, which is 45...

    Started by marlon‎, 7th Jul 2009 07:11 am
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    7th Jul 2009 09:46 am Go to last post
  24. Hatch problem

    I have a file created in LT 2007 with hatches. Then we have had an updrage to LT 2010 so I modified the file and saved it (with different name) in LT 2010. Now all hatches disapeared in the new file,...

    Started by TXT‎, 17th Feb 2010 05:44 am
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  25. Question Stretch Command Functioning Differently

    Many many times have i used the stretch command without any dramas. I now have a new PC with AUTOCAD 2010. Since the upgrade my stretch command seems to act differently. If i go to stretch a...

    Started by CiCAD‎, 29th Apr 2013 11:59 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    6th May 2013 06:25 pm Go to last post

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