Troublesome text, units & scales, object snaps, dimensions, annotation, linetypes, toolbars, geometry, measurement...? Help is at hand.
We've been fighting with this and the conclusion we've come to is that it's an autocad problem and there's nothing we can do about it.
We have detail drawings that contain horizontal and vertical...
I have a site survey that I am having rotation issues with.
In the model space the drawing is rotated so when I draw a vertical line it points up (which is what I am used to). However in the paper...
For years I've been able to hit the spacebar while dimensioning to cancel the appearance of a dimension. For some strange reason, this no longer works and when I hit the spacebar, the...
I have an assignment to draw a bathroom. I have walls that are spaced 3 5/8 inches apart and the drawing shows insulation batting between them. When I use the batting insulation linetype and run a...
i have existing level and proposed level in GPS so how can draw profile in civil or cad plz
I am drawing in AutoCAD 2012 and when I want to change the font I just have standard to choose from. How do I get all the other fonts to my drawing? (They're all in the fonts folder on my...
I am just starting to create some custom linetypes. All is well with solid lines with text. However I have reached a stumbling block as far as hidden lines go.
Basically I get this result...
I work with some old school drafters who always seem to create text and a leader separately when making plans. It drives the rest of us bonkers when we have to edit them...So I'm...
I have to flip out dimension lines/arrows all the time. How do I control the length of the dimension line when it is outside two lines?
how to use tow point styles in one Autocad drawings
Hi Friend please help.
I need two point in drawing.But both point styles most be different. Its possible or not. Please help me guys.
I need a 1:50 annotation scale but it is not listed do I have to make this scale and add it?
I've a map of an area, which has more than 50 streets and I want to name the streets from the excel work sheet. The streets are polylines. I want to show the street names on the...
im looking for a way to copy attributes from one block to another (even if the new block doesn't contain any attributes) , maybe a lisp if its not already one of the commands in autocad.
I have created a custom linetype using a shape & also added text. I have tried countless combinations to have a different spacing for the text, without affecting the frequency of the shape.
Does anyone have some customized linetypes for RW, PL, and so on that I can use?
Since it's a snow day here I have some time to work on some office stuff. I've created my new template now I want to update my blocks. Because I have to place blocks that show a direction for...
When set up my drawing in paper space it is just a big cluster. When i scale it, the drawing disappears. However, when i hit scale to fit it returns but the drawing is still in a cluster. Can someone...
I'm having an intermittent problem with Vanilla AutoCAD 2011. Every so often when I start a command it will loop in the command line as the extract I have put in the command line.
My question this go around is to see if there is a way you can select blocks one after another with out having to leave the keyboard. i am having to change every block in a drawing to...
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is possible through the coordinated build a drawing in autocad?
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I have a quick question.
I have to ad a object to the legend of a map in autocad.
The map contains a grid with on the right lower corner a legend window.
Someone else drew...
Any way to convert a line into a point? I have a topo drawing that appears to have the ground shots that I want to bring into Civil3D to create a surface. The problem is that the points are actually...
Can i change the length of the dimension line 'extension' when my dimension text placement is beside the dimension line (see attached image)?
I am still getting used to version 2010, and am unable to paste items into an existing block, is there a setting I can adjust to remedy this?
I know there is a Spline command in the AutoCAD.
Can I create a B-spline which has two endpoints and two control points in AutoCAD similar as the one in the Solidworks?
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