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

  1. model different to layout

    Is anyone can tell how to make the hidden line or any linetypes that are show the same in the layout? ex. If I draw a hidden line to the model and I go to layout I will show the same hidden line...

    Started by fbby‎, 21st May 2008 04:56 pm
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  2. quick layering

    how to put my layer by pressing only one button on keyboard? i have already layer on the layer prop manager, i want to put it on my new line by pressing only on keyboard so that I am not always...

    Started by fbby‎, 19th Apr 2008 09:28 am
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    21st May 2008 09:20 am Go to last post
  3. Inches to Metric

    If I have a drawing done in inches, is there an easy way to convert Dims and all into metric?

    Started by Muxe‎, 12th May 2008 07:59 pm
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    15th May 2008 09:51 pm Go to last post
  4. Viewport Scaling Problem - Zooms to extents

    I'm having a problem with viewport scaling that only becomes an issue when using more than 1 viewport. When I enter the viewport and set it to a particular scale, it stays at that scale until I...

    Started by iccy‎, 15th May 2008 05:11 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    15th May 2008 06:27 pm Go to last post
  5. help with mm to inches!!

    Hi. I'm taking my first AutoCAD class and we set up a titleblock that is in inches, 8.5" x 11". Is there a way I can change this to millimeters without redrawing a new titleblock? I just need to...

    Started by speedily‎, 13th May 2008 02:19 am
    • Replies: 6
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    15th May 2008 04:52 pm Go to last post
  6. Question Solid Lines Not Appearing

    Alrighty, I am back once again. For ACAD 2009: My solid command and my polylines that are thicker than one inch are not showing up in paper space. LTScale is set appropriately, and it is...

    Started by GypsyQueen‎, 14th May 2008 03:14 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    14th May 2008 07:16 pm Go to last post
  7. Demolition - Linework

    For you civil and maybe arch guys... For demolition plans we typically use an outline with a standard ANSI31 hatch to depict areas of demolition, but I've been at odds over how to depict linework...

    Started by rustysilo‎, 13th May 2008 09:52 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    14th May 2008 07:13 pm Go to last post
  8. Dimensions disappear in Paperspace/Layout

    I finally figured out how to scale my viewport so that I can fit the entire drawing inside. I had a problem with the dimension text appearing really small in my paperspace and model, so I changed...

    Started by speedily‎, 14th May 2008 06:14 am
    • Replies: 3
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    14th May 2008 04:13 pm Go to last post
  9. xclip display

    What is the system setting that moddifies the display of xcliped references while dragging? Used to be that if you moved a reference that you had clipped all it would show is the clipped portion....

    Started by halfcracked‎, 13th May 2008 08:20 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    14th May 2008 04:11 pm Go to last post
  10. Drawing Stretching Dimension lines

    How do I keep a dimension text follow with the horizontal dimension lines if I try to stretch the dimension line at a given distance vertically. I've already moved the text from its original position...

    Started by guyzen2004‎, 5th May 2008 09:04 am
    • Replies: 5
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    14th May 2008 12:43 pm Go to last post
  11. Angry MTEXT Font Style for Symbols

    When imputing symbols with Mtext in AutoCAD 2008, what controls the font style that AutoCAD uses for the symbols? and where do I set AutoCAD to use whatever font (that has symbols) I want to use?...

    Started by mrjagsr‎, 9th May 2008 03:21 pm
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    12th May 2008 09:06 pm Go to last post
  12. Convert Spline to polyline?

    How can I convert a Spline to a polyline?

    Started by MikeP‎, 12th May 2008 04:23 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    12th May 2008 05:06 pm Go to last post
  13. Toolbar/workspace trouble

    I have a workspace set, works perfectly every time I start up AutoCAD (using 06 at work). The ONLY thing that strays is the layers toolbar. It decides it doesn't want to show up like everything else...

    Started by Starkey‎, 9th May 2008 01:48 am
    • Replies: 2
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    9th May 2008 06:50 pm Go to last post
  14. Stackup Errors and dimension round off

    A two-fold problem for ACad-LT 2008 somewhat related: 1. An example; If I offset a line a certain distance, say 1-1/4" the actual decimal dimension of this distance will not be 1.25000 but it...

    Started by grogg‎, 8th May 2008 10:23 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    9th May 2008 06:13 pm Go to last post
  15. Problem with properties palette

    Hello,:) I use AutoCad 2007 and a problem appeared with the properties pallete. Anything I select does not show its properties although the pallete opens properly. For example when I select a...

    Started by Panic‎, 7th May 2008 09:41 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    9th May 2008 06:11 pm Go to last post
  16. Linetype with text are sized wrong

    My problem for today is that I have 2 utility linetypes that have the exact same text properties, but 1 is showing up at .10 instead of .06. In the acad.lin master file they are both set at the same...

    Started by BOB'27T‎, 8th May 2008 05:40 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    9th May 2008 05:45 pm Go to last post
  17. Character Map Symbols

    If I want a symbol that consists of the letter "C" inside a triangle and there is no symbol such as this in the text character maps, how can I make this symbol available in the character map symbols...

    Started by Darrell Miller‎, 8th May 2008 12:02 am
    • Replies: 6
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    9th May 2008 03:27 am Go to last post
  18. Properties Manager does not open...??

    I've seen posts with solutions for when a Properties Manager opens but no properties are displayed... but my problem is not the same. No matter how I invoke the Properties Manager (right-click,...

    Started by Julie@Integra‎, 8th May 2008 03:15 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    9th May 2008 02:46 am Go to last post
  19. Tool Paletts

    I have added standard items to my tool palette that I want the entire office to use.? How do I get my tool palette to be viewable by the entire office.? I have a standard office profile set up...

    Started by Rhayes‎, 15th Apr 2008 06:39 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    8th May 2008 06:38 pm Go to last post
  20. XPlode not working in Layer Isolate in 2009

    I routinely use isolate layer and then xplode a bunch of blocks with inherit so that the detritus ends up on the correct layer as opposed to layer 0. This worked in 2006 but in 2009, I get the...

    Started by Lindsay‎, 8th May 2008 01:03 am
    • Replies: 3
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    8th May 2008 05:27 pm Go to last post
  21. background color

    what background color to use!? for a first time i change background color in model space to green to see if my eyes will be less tired. any experience? (sorry, i wanted to post it in beginner's...

    Started by dusko‎, 7th May 2008 09:50 am
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  22. copy w/base point

    When I copy with base point & insert into another dwg whatever geometry I'm trying to insert is invisible, I think it's there, I just can't see it. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    Started by mocad_1‎, 3rd May 2008 12:40 am
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    8th May 2008 07:32 am Go to last post
  23. Annotations not showing in paper space

    New here, so here it goes. Architect 2008, working in 2D only. I put together a door and window schedule with my main drawing to be used as an X-ref. In my working drawing after inserting the X-ref...

    Started by conn‎, 7th May 2008 08:25 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    7th May 2008 09:08 pm Go to last post
  24. 36" instead of 3'-0"

    What is the dimension variable that will allow me to get a dimension to read 36" as opposed to 3'-0" etc. I know that I can manually change it with its properties but that will affect how the...

    Started by steepcreeker‎, 6th May 2008 10:01 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    7th May 2008 05:58 pm Go to last post
  25. linetype issue in viewport

    my problem is sometimes in modelspace my sections or grids set to have a dash dot linetype shows up in my layouts as a continuous line...any help would be most appreciated

    Started by 20hurtz‎, 6th May 2008 11:45 am
    • Replies: 2
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    7th May 2008 02:24 pm Go to last post

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