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

  1. 3D Polyline Line Type

    So here is the deal, Most/all of my lines are 3D polylines as my drawings are all 3D, now I am looking for a way to give a 3D polyline a say Dashed line type and for it to show up when viewing the...

    Started by Wise‎, 18th Aug 2008 06:20 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    18th Aug 2008 07:13 pm Go to last post
  2. Scales being imported

    I am trying to copy over some data from model space from one drawing into another, now when I do it seems to copy over the wacky scales that the original drawing had, how can I prevent this? ...

    Started by Wise‎, 21st Aug 2008 04:06 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    22nd Aug 2008 11:26 am Go to last post
  3. Adding the sum of Multiple Areas

    hey guys I am looking for a quick way to add area's of closed polylines, for example I have several hundred closed polylines, and I need to know the total area for all of them, any quick way? or is...

    Started by Wise‎, 19th Sep 2008 02:40 pm
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    • Replies: 11
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    11th Jun 2010 07:26 am Go to last post
  4. Text.Autocad 2011

    Hello everyone. I was wondering if it is possible to have sum sort of text referance in the layout ofa drawing. example. I have border with drawing details,date and who its done by.in...

    Started by WodMarsden‎, 1st Jun 2011 12:42 pm
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    • Replies: 10
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    2nd Jun 2011 09:28 pm Go to last post
  5. Node Measuring System

    Hello all, I work in utilities and would like to set node points at certain points of a network and have a table populate with the dimensions from each node point. Is there anyway of doing this...

    Started by WodMarsden‎, 30th May 2014 01:53 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    4th Sep 2014 02:31 pm Go to last post
  6. Problem with selecting exploded array by some AutoCAD 2005

    On the company computer is there problem with selecting exploded array. On this computer is installed autocad 2005 (on other computers running AutoCAD 2005, no problem). I created an array in...

    Started by Wojciech‎, 5th Sep 2014 11:39 am
    • Replies: 0
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  7. Enhanced Attribute editor gone in ACAD 2008?

    I have a .dwt file that contains all of our title blocks. These title blocks are made with attributes and when you double click the title block, the Enhanced Attribute Editor comes up in ACAD 2006,...

    Started by wolfgrrl‎, 27th May 2008 07:52 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    27th May 2008 08:16 pm Go to last post
  8. Thoguht I knew what I was doing - ps assoc dims

    M'kay. I have my dim assoc set to 2. I am dimensioning in ps to a object in ms. All goes well and the dimension is placed. However, when I change the scale of the viewport, the dims stay where...

    Started by wolfgrrl‎, 22nd Aug 2008 02:01 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    22nd Aug 2008 02:18 pm Go to last post
  9. drafting

    In autocad one can do plan, isometric view etc. but on paper how does one do such things?

    Started by wonderpriya‎, 25th Apr 2017 03:19 pm
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  10. What's up with my hatch????

    I have two drawings where the units are set the same in both. I run a lisp in both drawings to hatch something and the hatches, although scaled the same in the properties window do not look the same...

    Started by woodman78‎, 7th Oct 2009 03:40 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    7th Oct 2009 04:18 pm Go to last post
  11. Linetype scale issue

    I have blocks i use on a lot of my drawings. Why is it that when I bring the blocks into some drawings the dashed line appears to have a much larger scale. I have noticed the same thing with...

    Started by woodman78‎, 2nd Dec 2009 06:04 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    3rd Dec 2009 06:50 am Go to last post
  12. 2010 Xref problem

    my problem is that the xrefs show up in grey even though they are setup right for layers etc. It is not that they are faded. I got that sorted already. Anybody able to help?? Thanks

    Started by woodman78‎, 7th Dec 2009 01:53 pm
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  13. Linetype Scales

    I have 2 drawings. In drawing 1 a dashed line has a scale of 1 and looks normal. Drawing 2 is of the same road junction I am drawing and so the scale of the drawing is the same but when i paste the...

    Started by woodman78‎, 11th Mar 2010 10:24 pm
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  14. Right Click Menu Problem

    I have a problem with my right click menu. Before when I would select an object in the drawing and right click and select say move the object would be ready to be moved. Now when I do it the move...

    Started by woodman78‎, 1st Jul 2010 09:55 am
    • Replies: 3
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    1st Jul 2010 10:39 am Go to last post
  15. Tool Palette Sharing

    I am wondering how to share tool palettes wih office members across a network. There seems to be a fair amount written about this but none of it seems to be working for me. Does anyone have a...

    Started by woodman78‎, 11th Apr 2011 12:01 pm
    • Replies: 8
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    9th Jan 2014 04:52 pm Go to last post
  16. Help Annontative Scale Setup

    Hi, I am trying to use annontative scale for the first time. What I am trying to use it for is the following: I have blocks setup for the legend on our drawings. Say if I hatch a footpath in a...

    Started by woodman78‎, 16th May 2011 01:48 pm
    • Replies: 7
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    24th May 2011 09:29 am Go to last post
  17. Text Problem

    I recently switched to Win 7 and my text appears like the image below. It is not smooth like it was on XP. I have ClearType turned on. Does anyone have any ideas?

    Started by woodman78‎, 10th Oct 2011 12:15 pm
    • Replies: 2
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    12th Oct 2011 04:17 pm Go to last post
  18. Dimensions plot to pdf

    I have a problem when plot to pdf with this particular layout the dimensions shift out of place. Tried apply scale factor to layout dimensions only but no luck. This doesn't happen in other layouts....

    Started by woodworks‎, 18th Jan 2012 02:08 pm
    • Replies: 0
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  19. Toolpalette

    Hi guys, Does anyone know how the fix the little buttons (icons) on the toolpalette(s)? Sometimes, by mistake, I drag an (or many) icon(s) to another place and it's very anoying! I work with...

    Started by woohhoo‎, 29th Nov 2011 03:41 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    2nd Dec 2011 03:28 pm Go to last post
  20. Question Rotating view messes up texts using truetype font

    Hi, I have single line text in my drawing and I’m using truetype font. When I rotated view counterclockwise and back using the viewcube, all the texts went somehow thicker. Also when I plot the...

    Started by woolsock‎, 18th Jun 2014 07:17 am
    • Replies: 5
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    18th Jun 2014 12:41 pm Go to last post
  21. Arcs and Mirroring

    The arcs in the object i have drawn gets converted to lines when i mirror the object. Any ideas ??

    Started by wotsinthename‎, 31st May 2012 08:44 am
    • Replies: 3
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    31st May 2012 09:55 am Go to last post
  22. Question Object snap, insertion, turns itself on

    I'm not sure why but my object snap turns itself on. This happens when new drawings load, between commands and when I go from drawing to drawing. It's the insertion snap that turns on. Also the...

    Started by WPerciful‎, 8th Jun 2015 02:32 pm
    object snap, system variable, system variables
    • Replies: 3
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    9th Jun 2015 12:41 am Go to last post
  23. big problem with me when i make save for my dwg file make end task

    big problem with me when i make save for my dwg file make end task or make hang for autocad what can i do for solve that problem thnk's for all

    Started by wrha‎, 3rd Feb 2010 12:46 pm
    • Replies: 3
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    3rd Feb 2010 05:36 pm Go to last post
  24. Problem In Autocad 2010 I Must Entry Shortcut First

    I Have Problem In Autcad 2010 I Must Entry Shortcut First And Select Object .if Iselect Object First Alot Of Commend Be Invalid With Me Regard For All

    Started by wrha‎, 24th Feb 2010 12:44 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    24th Feb 2010 02:08 pm Go to last post
  25. How Can I Add Block In Menu

    I Have Menu In Autocad I Want Add Some Block In It And I Want Make Bottom For The Block Which I Add It In That Menu . Also If I Want Add Lisp And Add Bottom For It How Can I Do That. Thanx For All

    Started by wrha‎, 20th May 2010 07:46 am
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,533
    20th May 2010 11:12 am Go to last post

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