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  1. Total area

    Ok so I have a drawing of a lot of buildings (not connected) at a 1:1 scale and I am trying to find the total area of all the drawings. Is there a way to export the sqft of each building to an excel...

    Started by clydemit‎, 18th Apr 2012 09:28 pm
    area, autocad, building, clyde, sqft
    • Replies: 2
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    18th Apr 2012 11:31 pm Go to last post
  2. Scale problem x-reffing between two files

    Hi...having some trouble with a group of files I received from someone working for me and was wondering if someone can help me. I have a file that is x-reffed into another file. In both instances the...

    Started by benjaminzkrauss‎, 15th Apr 2012 10:32 pm
    metric, scale, x-ref
    • Replies: 5
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    18th Apr 2012 07:37 am Go to last post
  3. Mirrored blocks and extrusions

    Hi, For our bespoke AutoCAD plugin we can not use mirrored blocks or those with extrusions. I know I can find mirrored blocks by quick selecting scales of less than 0, is there a similar way...

    Started by LeighJ‎, 30th Mar 2012 02:30 pm
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    • Replies: 17
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    17th Apr 2012 11:31 am Go to last post
  4. Question How i can define drawing as a hatch ??

    hai all . when i draw any pattern in autocad , how i can define it as a hatch ??

    Started by haitham_sm‎, 16th Apr 2012 01:02 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    16th Apr 2012 02:15 pm Go to last post
  5. Question hatch boundary detection

    Anyone else annoyed by the time spend waiting while acad automatically detects hatch boundary? - usually a boundary of some sort, thats completely useless anyway.:sleeping: I'm seeking full control...

    Started by jrn‎, 12th Apr 2012 07:20 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    16th Apr 2012 09:59 am Go to last post
  6. Linetypes

    hi im having trouble with linetypes. if you take a look at the attached dwg all the linetypes in model are using an E l;inetype that i have made, i cant seem to make it look like an e tho, it either...

    Started by paulsm11‎, 13th Apr 2012 01:50 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    14th Apr 2012 08:08 am Go to last post
  7. Question Hatches Don't Appear in my Drawing

    I'm not sure what's going wrong, but I can't seem to insert any hatches into my drawing except for a SOLID hatch. Attached is the .dwg Any help would be appreciated.

    Started by dtaylor‎, 13th Apr 2012 04:16 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    13th Apr 2012 04:32 pm Go to last post
  8. Question Dimensions with formula

    Is it possible to override a dimension with some sort of formula or function that relates to the length of the dimension? A simple linear scaling might be possible by inventing a new unit with the...

    Started by Maxelkat‎, 10th Feb 2012 11:56 am
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    1 2
    • Replies: 15
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    12th Apr 2012 09:02 pm Go to last post
  9. LTS Scale of dashed lines

    We use a specific program for our line of work (KCL) in which the blocks of equipment we bring into autocad dashed lines only show up with an LTS scale of 10. By doing this I can never get our...

    Started by JGOTASKIE‎, 10th Apr 2012 06:37 pm
    dashed lines, hidden lines, kcl, ltscale, psltscale
    • Replies: 2
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    12th Apr 2012 01:45 pm Go to last post
  10. Question Format Multi Lines With Different Layers

    I was hoping some one could tell me if i am able to asign different layers to each line within a multi line. Another Options is am i able to draw a Pline as two lines "Stacked" on top of each...

    Started by CiCAD‎, 12th Apr 2012 12:09 am
    • Replies: 4
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    12th Apr 2012 03:37 am Go to last post
  11. Deleting Masking on Multiple text boxes.

    I am having a problem with a blueprint for a house. the plan was sent to me dwg. We use pdf factory to print the plans. This leaves a black spot where ever the dwg has mask on the dimensions. Which...

    Started by collini8‎, 11th Apr 2012 02:14 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    12th Apr 2012 03:33 am Go to last post
  12. Circle Linetype Issue

    Can anyone tell me why a circle is not showing the particular linetype (no matter what scale I adjust it to) until I break the circle line?

    Started by WERDNA‎, 2nd Apr 2012 05:47 pm
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    1 2
    • Replies: 13
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    10th Apr 2012 06:21 pm Go to last post
  13. Rectangle around an object

    Here is a good one, does anyone know how to draw a rectangle around the an object such as a spline or is there a way to find the edge of an object on the top bottom and sides, i know snapping to the...

    Started by glazier‎, 10th Apr 2012 01:26 am
    • Replies: 2
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    10th Apr 2012 11:11 am Go to last post
  14. Distorted (or abnormal) Text

    Hi, can anybody help me and let me know why do sometimes texts (in my autocad 2011) seem or appear distorted as the one of the texts shown below: as you may notice, the lower written text is not...

    Started by kaboki‎, 9th Apr 2012 08:15 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    10th Apr 2012 10:11 am Go to last post
  15. Autocad Parametric/ Constraints through VBA or other access

    I'm trying to connect the value given by a calculated User parameter to a text. I've been looking for information everywhere, none found. Is it possible to show that value in a multiline text?

    Started by andresperezcera‎, 9th Apr 2012 08:50 pm
    autocad, constraint, parameters
    • Replies: 1
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    10th Apr 2012 03:29 am Go to last post
  16. Unhappy Text Mirror

    I was block in a rectangular and inside text. I did this block to Mirror comment and text is not correct. but i want mirror and the text is correct position Please anybody know tell me. Thank...

    Started by arunz‎, 7th Apr 2012 10:52 am
    • Replies: 9
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    8th Apr 2012 05:35 pm Go to last post
  17. view port use model space

    Dear friends, a Villa Drawing I want give a Bath room Detail, so i want off this villa drawing with out bath room. if i have any modification in this bath room automatically changed the bath room...

    Started by arunz‎, 7th Apr 2012 11:04 am
    • Replies: 3
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    8th Apr 2012 11:43 am Go to last post
  18. Question Autocad 2013 Circle

    Hi , cant draw a tan ,tan, radius circle , between 2 splines, it doesn't show any tangent point on a spline ? between two circles or 2 lines, no problems ... Autocad Architecture 2013 64, Thanks!

    Started by Viktorik‎, 6th Apr 2012 05:25 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    6th Apr 2012 06:45 pm Go to last post
  19. Dear Friends

    Dear Friends I have 3 questions Version : 2002 & 2009* * - 2002 has more license (Since more license we are using this) and 2009 has limited license and 2009 needs to checkin in PLM -...

    Started by thilag‎, 3rd Apr 2012 12:20 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    6th Apr 2012 01:52 pm Go to last post
  20. AutoCad 2010 Beginner Help

    Hello everyone, I am trying to figure out how do I create this arc which does not have centre point co-ordinates . Also not able to use any of the arc or circle features to create this highlighted...

    Started by nkini‎, 28th Mar 2012 05:42 am
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    • Replies: 30
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    30th Mar 2012 12:40 pm Go to last post
  21. Missing "visible" block attribute

    I just started working with Acad 2012 on 3/26/12 and opened a drawing from 2009. When I started working on the drawing the attribute was visible. It remained visible until yesterday afternoon. When...

    Started by MikeMc52‎, 29th Mar 2012 02:56 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    29th Mar 2012 09:48 pm Go to last post
  22. TXT2MTXT Question.

    I have a small scale map with about 4000 text entities in it. I want to chnage this all to mtext. The txt2mtxt command works great, except... It take all 4000+ entities and put it into 1...

    Started by SMP‎, 28th Mar 2012 05:37 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    29th Mar 2012 12:26 am Go to last post
  23. layout border thing problem

    Hi, I wonder if anyone could help me. I am battling to get rid of this grey background thing in the pic. I am trying to make it all blackwith NO page border things(dashed square). This effect is...

    Started by therealsaint01‎, 26th Mar 2012 12:05 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    26th Mar 2012 05:35 pm Go to last post
  24. Link object to Atribute

    Hi, Is it possible to assign an Atribute (or something similar) to an object like a Circle (without converting the circle to Block) for example? or link an object to an Atribute? Thank you :)

    Started by Faouweb‎, 23rd Mar 2012 04:26 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    26th Mar 2012 07:09 am Go to last post
  25. lines types, dimension styles etc.

    In the last two days I have done 42 detail drawings for a customer of mine. The company I work as a lisp routine/program to bring line types and dimension styles into a new drawing. The program works...

    Started by swats‎, 12th Mar 2012 03:20 am
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    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 9,460
    23rd Mar 2012 10:35 pm Go to last post

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