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  1. Linetypescales? How to set them correctly in modelspace / paperspace?

    My drawings are setup with these settings: LTSCALE = 1 PSLTSCALE = 1 CELTSCALE = 1 When I draw a line with linetype GAS then it is NON-READABLE in the modelspace, or I have to zoom in very...

    Started by MarcoW‎, 29th Aug 2011 12:01 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    30th Aug 2011 08:32 am Go to last post
  2. 3D model to 2D annotated drawings help

    I am an intern and my company tasked me to design a new paint applicator, then make dimensioned drawings of it so they could get quotes for it's fabrication. The problem was that my company only has...

    Started by ShawnTTCoop‎, 29th Aug 2011 01:46 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    29th Aug 2011 04:57 pm Go to last post
  3. Erase inside multiple closed polyline

    Hi, Im wondering if exist any lisp, for erasing or selecting elements inside multiple closed polyline. So if i have 34 closed polyline in drawing, and i wont to be erased everything inside those...

    Started by iztok13‎, 22nd Aug 2011 02:32 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    26th Aug 2011 01:27 pm Go to last post
  4. Constraint formula Limits?

    So I'm creating a block with a block table and constraints. The constraints such as Geometric Constraints work just as assumed. When adding in dimensional constraints we start to have more fun. So I...

    Started by Gatekeeper101‎, 25th Aug 2011 09:22 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    26th Aug 2011 01:13 pm Go to last post
  5. Not displaying length with stretch action in dynamic block

    I use dynamic blocks a lot of the time and most of them have a stretch action in them. What used to happen would be that whenever I clicked on the block I wanted to adjust and then clicked on the...

    Started by JWSpitz‎, 25th Aug 2011 02:20 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    25th Aug 2011 05:11 pm Go to last post
  6. can you hide the help box in top right corner?

    hi all. i want to hide this: as you might be able to tell from the questions i post here, i don't find it much help and want it off my screen forever! thanks

    Started by designerstuart‎, 23rd Aug 2011 01:26 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    24th Aug 2011 11:21 pm Go to last post
  7. What exactly is Upper Bound and Lower Bound?

    When i bring a model in layout using chspace and ls it for its co-ordinates, it gives me upper bound and lower bound coordinates.What exactly is upper bound and lower bound coordinates?

    Started by rythem_of_the_nig‎, 24th Aug 2011 02:49 pm
    bound, layout, lower, upper, upper bound
    • Replies: 0
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    24th Aug 2011 02:49 pm Go to last post
  8. Placing Diamter Leaders - Why set length for leader? (2 part question)

    Autocad 2012 Part I When I place a diameter/radius leader, it is a set length. I can move it all around the circle I'm dimensioning but the length of this leader is set. It is really short...

    Started by ILoveMadoka‎, 23rd Aug 2011 01:43 pm
    angle, diamter, dimension, leader
    • Replies: 6
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    23rd Aug 2011 04:13 pm Go to last post
  9. Changing the Distance Between Two Objects

    I'm an electrical engineer. I'm using AutoCad LT 2007, so I understand I may not be able to do this. I have two object, such as circles, and they are a certain distance apart. It does not...

    Started by berylcorp‎, 19th Aug 2011 10:15 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    23rd Aug 2011 12:40 pm Go to last post
  10. dimension arrowhead - can't change color to "bylayer"

    I have a series of existing dimensions from others which I want to put on a screened layer so they aren't prominent. They are dimension objects, and going into the dimension style manager, I can...

    Started by brasscastle‎, 22nd Aug 2011 02:05 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    22nd Aug 2011 04:08 pm Go to last post
  11. OSNAP offset

    Lines snap at an offset distance (0.0000274 m e.g.) from the actual point. What change of settings can resolve it?

    Started by Soumyajit Pradhan‎, 22nd Aug 2011 07:39 am
    offset, osnap
    • Replies: 2
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    22nd Aug 2011 03:13 pm Go to last post
  12. title block

    Hello, I have a drawing template that I frequently use and am trying to get the title block appear in every layout. Is this possible? It is only displayed on my first layout.

    Started by bjenk8100‎, 16th Aug 2011 09:05 pm
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    22nd Aug 2011 01:45 pm Go to last post
  13. Question Draw line snapped to 45 degrees angle of circle block

    Anyone ever come up with a good way to start a line at one of the 45 degree angles of a circle block? Easy to snap to quadrants or center. Thanks for any ideas.

    Started by Edgtrimmer‎, 15th Aug 2011 07:26 pm
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    22nd Aug 2011 01:10 pm Go to last post
  14. What are arrowheads in AutoCAD composed of?

    I spent most of my work day searching, no luck. My issue is we have a series of drawings with drill hole layouts, that are suppose to be imported into Vulcan. Tried various DWG/DXF options to...

    Started by toastonrye‎, 18th Aug 2011 10:16 pm
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
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    19th Aug 2011 10:09 pm Go to last post
  15. metric to imperial

    I have a dwg sent to me i think it was in metric they provided no scale I need to have it in units of feet, inches. one distance that came with the dwg shows as 111 996 another dim that i...

    Started by Mel Herrell‎, 18th Aug 2011 06:54 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    19th Aug 2011 08:18 pm Go to last post
  16. Polyline Length

    Is there a way to select more than one polyline at a time and get a total LF of all of them together?

    Started by awoehl‎, 19th Aug 2011 02:27 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    19th Aug 2011 06:30 pm Go to last post
  17. Add a math formula to a dimension.

    Is there a way to add a specific amount/length to a dimension by using a formula? For example, say I wanted to measure a length of conduit between two fittings. The clear distance between the...

    Started by SuperCAD‎, 4th Aug 2009 02:11 pm
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 31
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    19th Aug 2011 03:09 am Go to last post
  18. Text Style Control (drop down box)

    Hi all, Running AutoCAD 2009 on Win 7, how do I get a drop down box for text style control, similar to my dim style control etc, onto my toolbar at the top? I've tried clicking on customize and...

    Started by Danpage‎, 17th Aug 2011 12:17 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    18th Aug 2011 06:42 pm Go to last post
  19. leader changed to an uneditable "line with no arrow"

    I just started at this drafting job and inherited most of the graphics from others. Version: AutoCAD LT 2010. Some of the leaders on my drawing somehow changed so that the arrowheads do not...

    Started by brasscastle‎, 18th Aug 2011 02:36 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    18th Aug 2011 04:45 pm Go to last post
  20. forced perspective brick - Autocd

    Hey, Does anyone have any experience with forced perspective brick in Autocad? I've laid out my drop point perspectives, found my vanishing points, and laid in my construction lines. Because of the...

    Started by Dburch‎, 16th Aug 2011 10:05 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    18th Aug 2011 08:27 am Go to last post
  21. Idea Double text edit

    Hi all, I was wondering if there is a way that AutoCad can edit one text string and the same change can affect another text string, instead of editing the same thing twice. any help would...

    Started by striker0911‎, 12th Jan 2011 05:47 pm
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    1 2
    edit, matching, text
    • Replies: 11
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    17th Aug 2011 01:03 pm Go to last post
  22. Xref layer colours refuse to change

    Hello, For the whole project we’ve had this issue, however it’s never effected our drawing until now. When we receive an background, we use setbylayer to change everything to by layer, then...

    Started by Rossi‎, 16th Aug 2011 12:36 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    16th Aug 2011 03:41 pm Go to last post
  23. Scaling dynamic blocks.

    I have a dynamic block for my concrete blocks to speed up section drawing. The only dynamic property is I can reduce the height of the block down from 215mm to whatever size I need. I am...

    Started by Glen1980‎, 16th Aug 2011 08:28 am
    • Replies: 6
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    16th Aug 2011 08:55 am Go to last post
  24. title date block

    would anyone know how to make a current date block? I know there's a way of doing so, I just haven;t found the corredct way to do it. I've also looked for the file location block attribute. I know...

    Started by SyntaxError‎, 6th Jan 2003 05:04 pm
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
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    16th Aug 2011 12:28 am Go to last post
  25. Wink Disappearing lines

    Sometimes when I do a zoom extents it looks like there's bits of lines. You can't click on them or zoom into them. When you do try to zoom in they disappear. Why does this happen? There are no blocks...

    Started by Janey74‎, 11th Dec 2008 02:00 pm
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 21,348
    14th Aug 2011 09:29 pm Go to last post

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