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  1. layers and objects not visible in paper space

    Hi, I got the cad files from the architect and used it to develop our shop drawings. On the floor plans, the notes / attributes shown on the floor plans are not visible in the paper space. I...

    Started by henryq‎, 26th Apr 2016 02:25 am
    • Replies: 5
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    28th Apr 2016 11:19 am Go to last post
  2. Need some help with scaling and filling paper space

    Hi all, I'm new to this as I am undertaking a self build extension and wanted to do my own drawings. I'm pretty much done with the drawing but when I set up the layout to A3 my drawing appears...

    Started by Caesium‎, 26th Jan 2016 06:56 pm
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    27th Apr 2016 05:37 pm Go to last post
  3. Mtext

    Does anyone know of a way to create aother shape besides a rectangle to insert the mtext into??

    Started by mcraig‎, 26th Apr 2016 10:11 pm
    mtxt, multiline text
    • Replies: 5
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    27th Apr 2016 02:54 pm Go to last post
  4. Select every line in drawing and convert to polyline

    Hi all, I thought there might be an intuitive/simple way to do this. I've tried the lisp routine SSX, BUT when you run the routine you can't "keep" the selection to use the PEDIT command. Is...

    Started by GISdude‎, 25th Apr 2016 05:07 pm
    line, pedit, polyline
    • Replies: 6
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    27th Apr 2016 02:48 pm Go to last post
  5. block scale upon import

    hi all when i import a key i have made into some drawings, the blocks in it go miles away. the key has a bunch of blocks in, which import at the right scale, but the spaces between them are...

    Started by designerstuart‎, 27th Apr 2016 11:51 am
    • Replies: 3
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    27th Apr 2016 11:58 am Go to last post
  6. Hatching Boundary Problems

    Hi, I am trying to hatch the wall except the rockwork, ramp and curb. The cyan marks the areas where the unwanted overlapping hatching occurs.

    Started by StArchitect‎, 26th Apr 2016 05:08 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    26th Apr 2016 06:17 pm Go to last post
  7. xref can't be detached

    any idea? and all the dwg are within the specified path

    Started by cat3appr‎, 25th Apr 2016 03:05 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    26th Apr 2016 01:22 pm Go to last post
  8. How To Stop Snap To Hatch Origin?

    Hello! So whenever I am making a line, multileader, etc, and I click over a hatch pattern, it snaps to the hatch origin waaay out in the middle of nowhere (0,0,0 maybe). I searched around and...

    Started by PaulS00‎, 26th Apr 2016 12:31 am
    • Replies: 2
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    26th Apr 2016 12:18 pm Go to last post
  9. Unhappy stuck in polar

    I don`t know.. I am stuck in polar, when I try ortho pointer only will draw line 45..? 2005 AutoCad

    Started by MLM721‎, 24th Apr 2016 10:31 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    26th Apr 2016 12:02 pm Go to last post
  10. Convert 3d polyline coordiantes to Excel

    I am looking for a way to convert a 3D polyline to a CSV file or table of X, Y & Z coordinates which can be pasted into Excel. I've found a couple of lisps via Google that seemed to do this...

    Started by Organic‎, 25th Apr 2016 10:53 am
    • Replies: 1
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    26th Apr 2016 12:09 am Go to last post
  11. Tracing Image in AutoCAD

    Hi, Is there a fast way to trace an image? I usually use SPLINE to trace but I was wondering if there is a faster way.

    Started by StArchitect‎, 25th Apr 2016 02:12 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    25th Apr 2016 03:58 pm Go to last post
  12. Tool Palettes are locking them selves up.

    Greetings! I have a very annoying issue that I have never had an issue with. Ever since I started creating my own tool palettes, everything behaves as it should. However something seems to change...

    Started by jmarcum212‎, 22nd Apr 2016 04:41 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    23rd Apr 2016 10:27 pm Go to last post
  13. xref window doesn't dock

    Hello, for some unknown reason, my xref window shows up only floating, with no docking option and it's really unpleasant, how do I get the standard back? didn't find anything online thanks!

    Started by cat3appr‎, 23rd Apr 2016 11:19 am
    • Replies: 1
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    23rd Apr 2016 11:30 am Go to last post
  14. Changing Line Thickness

    The problem is when I change the line thickness in model space it gets thicker in model space but the thickness does not appear in paper space.

    Started by StArchitect‎, 20th Apr 2016 08:50 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    22nd Apr 2016 02:55 pm Go to last post
  15. Picking line properties and setting as default

    Hi guys, Say I have two line styles, one red dashed and the other blue dotted. My current preset as I am drafting is set to black continuous line which is fine. Is there a quick way to pick...

    Started by nowikovs12‎, 20th Apr 2016 09:48 am
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    21st Apr 2016 10:55 pm Go to last post
  16. How do I Join an Ellipse to a Circle?

    Hello, I need to join an ellipse to a circle then trim the ellipse but keep the whole thing joined. I know how to trim. But I can not join the trimmed to the circle. HELP!!!! Richard

    Started by raynault‎, 19th Apr 2016 10:40 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    19th Apr 2016 11:35 pm Go to last post
  17. How to fix the dimension line extension?

    Got a prob guys. As the picture illustrates, the extension of the dimension line for the left one is a bit longer then on the right. The are created using the same dim. style. Can anyone shed...

    Started by byk3bep‎, 19th Apr 2016 08:40 am
    • Replies: 4
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    19th Apr 2016 11:31 am Go to last post
  18. dircetions' X and Y values listed 0 in extruded object properties

    Hi all and please excuse my posting if there is already an identical solved post. So, the thing is.. I would love to be able to click on an object that I have extruded and see the dimensions in all...

    Started by Karaibrahim‎, 19th Apr 2016 10:47 am
    • Replies: 1
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    19th Apr 2016 10:59 am Go to last post
  19. Question X and wrench not showin?

    My Autocad tutorial shows an X and wrench at the bottom left. My Autocad does not. How can I display this?

    Started by mobile1‎, 17th Apr 2016 11:54 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    18th Apr 2016 01:08 pm Go to last post
  20. Alternate Dimension Scale Factor

    I am currently using AutoCad LT 2013. I am also using the AutoCad Classic workspace setting. My problem is the Alternate dimension scale factor. Currently my “DIMALTF” is set at 1. In my...

    Started by MLP‎, 14th Apr 2016 02:04 am
    • Replies: 9
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    18th Apr 2016 01:40 am Go to last post
  21. How to change CTR+midleclick and process together with it. assigning for '3DFORBIT???

    I want to change a standart function of it to "'3DFORBIT" Is it possible???

    Started by Deby Ferdian‎, 16th Apr 2016 01:05 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    16th Apr 2016 02:14 pm Go to last post
  22. Black always supersedes when plotting

    I need help finding a command (if it exists) where the black pen setting alway supersedes any other color. Example: We work with hatches a lot. When plotting, sometimes the hatches in gray tones...

    Started by margarita1979‎, 13th Apr 2016 01:56 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    13th Apr 2016 04:08 pm Go to last post
  23. smart vertical scale this?

    hi All, I need to scale the attached dwg so that when plotting at 2, the text will be readable, and as they are now, they are too small. Question: i need to scale only along the height, I can...

    Started by cat3appr‎, 13th Apr 2016 06:32 am
    • Replies: 1
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    13th Apr 2016 03:51 pm Go to last post
  24. Help! AutoCAD 2014 (Nodes?)

    Please refer to the attached screenshot as I have no idea what to call this occurrence. These blue marks (nodes??) started appearing on ALL my drawings since working on a shared AutoCAD file. It...

    Started by Debbie V‎, 13th Apr 2016 09:41 am
    • Replies: 7
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    13th Apr 2016 01:14 pm Go to last post
  25. Text that updates when you change the size of an object

    Hi All, I have some text in paper space that is linked to an item in model space. The text used to update when i stretched the item but now it doesn't. Can someone explain what I need to do to fix...

    Started by marc v‎, 11th Apr 2016 03:29 pm
    • Replies: 5
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    12th Apr 2016 07:02 pm Go to last post

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