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  1. 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
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  2. Angry Removing Duplicate Lines?

    I've got this drawing which I would like to engrave with my laser, but I'm afraid the duplicate lines from the imported WMF (from Adobe Illustrator) will hinder the performance of the laser. I have...

    Started by Justin Lau‎, 6th Mar 2012 07:04 am
    duplicate, problems
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  3. Which Table Formula will work to achieve this result?

    Hello, I have about 50 blocks and each contain manuf. nos. The Data Extraction program is utilized which links these blocks to an excel spreadsheet to extract desc. & unit. to extract this data...

    Started by colors‎, 14th May 2012 05:30 pm
    data extraction, table formula
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  4. Multiline Text Editor Question

    My question is when I go to edit a text in my drawing using ddedit. The text I want to edit is ItalicT, but when I start typing it automatically changes to Txt. font. So every time when I'm done...

    Started by canuck7783‎, 6th Jun 2012 02:43 pm
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  5. alternate unit probelm

    hi all, i have opened a file in imperial.dwt and i have set primary unit in mm and alternate unit in inches. i have setted this prialt unit setup in 1/4inch style i want to do for all the other...

    Started by mkv123‎, 12th Jun 2012 05:01 pm
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  6. How to assgin font to MTEXT - AutoCad 2009 .net api

    Hello: I need to assign a font when creating my mText and don't know how. I'm working in AutoCAD 2009 .net api. Thank you, Proctor

    Started by Proctor‎, 12th Jun 2012 06:24 pm
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  7. Dimension font resizing to last edited dim style

    I've had some problems with dimension fonts resizing to the last edited dim style. I have attached an example drawing. There are 2 styles here 'Gdims' and 'Stand Dims' The Gdims need to be small font...

    Started by joneser99‎, 29th Jun 2012 01:08 pm
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  8. Replace Dynamic Blocks with Normal Blocks based on Parameters

    Hi, We used a bespoke programme to convert our drawings to Java applets for web usage. This does not cope with dynamic blocks at present and we have started to receive drawings from our clients...

    Started by LeighJ‎, 2nd Aug 2012 10:33 am
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  9. Problem with picking fonts from MS office in AutoCAD MEP 2010

    When I open drawings created by others, I get a message " Specify font for Style OPT and "Arial Unicode MS" and a host of other fonts appear in the table. If I substitute this with Arial from the...

    Started by Rathaur‎, 6th Aug 2012 10:40 am
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  10. Viewports and Setting Scale

    There are several ways a user can set the scale of a paper space layout viewport. Properties palette. Quick Properties. From the Taskbar. You'll find this in the lower right-hand corner...

    Started by ReMark‎, 28th Aug 2012 12:54 pm
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  11. Merge Similar Annotation Scales

    Hi everyone I have some annotation scale in my drawing but over the courseof the last year many have come from different places. We use Annotation scales called Metres 1:1000 but anothercompany we...

    Started by SunnyTurtle‎, 8th Nov 2012 11:46 pm
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  12. 'spacetrans while in displacement command

    I am trying to move objects along a 45° angle at a distance relative to paperspace. If the distance was always the same I could do: Move;Displacement;1,1;; However, I am having trouble with...

    Started by YZ‎, 15th Oct 2012 07:18 am
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  13. Question Add Labels don't work in Paperspace??

    I am working in Civil 2012, and i want to have a label to display a measurement in inches on a customizeable titleblock border. The border itself is a dynamic block. I seem to have succesfully...

    Started by SMP‎, 15th Nov 2012 06:40 pm
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  14. Print WHITE - over imposed image

    Guys, I am trying to print some white text / couple of lines over top of an image in white - so that they do not blend in after the drawing has been printed... I am using monochrome printing...

    Started by rhader‎, 20th Nov 2012 05:51 pm
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  15. Exporting DWG to DGN than attaching to another DGN. US survey feet error.

    Hello everyone, I am trying to take our Traction Power DWG and export it to a DGN which is no problem. The problem i am having arises when i go to attach it to the Track Alignment DGN or the OCS...

    Started by drunkCAD‎, 8th Dec 2012 12:43 am
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  16. Exclamation Dimension on DXF file Example

    Hi, i am a begginer programer in dxf files . I need a simple example dxf code with line mtext e dimension I try undestand code generate from AutoCad, but this code contain 12000 lines or more. ...

    Started by ballock‎, 17th Dec 2012 12:33 pm
    dxf code
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  17. Angry Edited window now missing in Plan (top) view

    I am using AutoCAD Architecture 2011. I've inserted 3 windows in an exterior wall. They all can be seen in Plan (top) view. I've gone back and changed the height of the windows. Now when I look in...

    Started by JamFam‎, 28th Dec 2012 11:57 pm
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  18. Curve text in custom linetype

    I made a custom linetype to represent a pipeline. The line is abbreviated by 5 letters. My problem is when I reach and curve in the pipe (an elbow), the text string does not follow the curve. It...

    Started by archie16‎, 8th Jan 2013 08:43 pm
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  19. Question Moving a PDF clip to another drawing

    Doing a job for my company, and I've come unstuck. I need to move a PDF within it's own box to another drawing. It's acknowledged as a DWG. The DWG. is something I can't upload, but I'm...

    Started by PotGuy‎, 24th Jan 2013 12:57 pm
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  20. Radial dimension lines

    Im trying to move radial dimension text away from the dimension line so I can add in text between the dimension and dimension line. #1 is the default style #2 is what happens when I do "Move text...

    Started by Mase123y‎, 5th Mar 2013 07:05 pm
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  21. i want to set text scale and paper scale on A3

    I have this layout inside cloud area i want to standard setting like if i want to print on A3 paper which text height i need to use dimension title block etc. 2nd question is that inside cloud...

    Started by afrazawan‎, 18th Mar 2013 09:12 am
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  22. Moved: Draftsight - ghost line

    Started by jim007‎, 5th Jul 2018 10:52 am
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  23. Moved: Printing A3 Sheets on A4 Paper

    Started by sailorhunter‎, 16th Jul 2018 04:30 pm
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  24. Which is the dominant constraint?

    Is there a way to tell which of a pair of constraints is the dominant one? The 2 glyphs look identical :? :? but can act a lot differently. If I know, then I can remove them and do it the opposite...

    Started by rhgrafix‎, 14th Jul 2018 02:10 am
    constraint, dominant, geometry, glyph, icon
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  25. Export points of a polyline or spline with cosine (curvature dependent) spacing

    I am trying to get the point data of airfoil sections along a 3d wing / turbine blade geometry. I am able to get the sections in spline format using INTERFERE command. I know that there are several...

    Started by redbullah‎, 7th Jul 2018 12:34 pm
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