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I came across LISP routine to remove dimension & hatches but not text & leader lines.
Anyone with such a routine to delete all text & leaders (including within blocks & nested block)
Looking for a macro or lisp that can do the following in a single command:-
1. draw a cross (using defpoint layer but colour change to Green)
- in paper-space environment
- length of the cross...
I am using macro for -plot
^C^C-plot;Y;;DWG To PDF.pc3;ISO full bleed A0 (841.00 x 1189.00 MM);m;Landscape;N;L;1=1;0.00,0.00;Y;SIACAD_rev Hardcopy.ctb;Y;N;N;N;;Y;;^C^C_close;
What is the...
I use JUSTIFYTEXT command every day, and I love it. It allows to change the grip point but keep the text where it is.
But I have come across one occasion where I want to change the justification...
i went to cui and format is not on my ribbon. i need to edit points a lot. everyone else has format shown except for me. I do know about pdmode
any help is appreciated
Can a kind soul come up with a macro script that can isolate a set of predefined layers base on their names.
I'd like to create a macro that can create a crossover when I have two wires crossing one another.
Basically it will turn this:
I would like to create a toolbar button that when clicked, it puts the current date in a large font in defpoints layer on my drawing. I looked up and found that if you enter this:
I have an issue when replacing the 'acad.cuix' on a 2nd PC with my existing one. To do this I literally replace the file on the C:\ drive. I've tried loading my custom file into the CUI but I...
Hello. I´ve read a thread about it but I wasn´t able to replace F3 and F8 keys.
First try: replacing F8 for "1" key. When I type "1" it does not appear on field, so I assume CAD does not accept it...
I use a macro script for plotting using the -plot command after seeing some examples over the internet.
All works fine after some tweaking
However for the location of the plot seems to baffle...
I have a master xref file that I attach all the consultants xrefs to. The name of this master xref is XXXXX_SIT where XXXXX = project number. The master xref file is then overlayed into...
Hi, as per title is there a way to hatch a boundary with an image rather than hatch patten? i know you can clip an image to the shape needed but i ideally need it to tile the images together inside...
Hello Fellow Cadists,
Can some please let me know where I’m going wrong with this macro.
I thought it would be simple but it doesn’t quite work.
The macro attempts to orientate the UCS to...
I am currently using AutoCAD 2015 and at a previous company I used to work at they had a customized toolbar that had a drop down menu that you can pick, let's say "11 x 17 PDF Standard" and it would...
I have a MNS file that i need to import into CAD, it consists of pull down menu's. The problem that i have is that when i import the file into CAD it imports all of the menu items correctly...
Is there a way to set attributes during the insert process via scr file?
I have found a lot of topics on the internet that are close to what I am looking for but not exactly.
Hi Guys need some help, after reading another post I thought I would re invent a screen menu for the answer. Now screen menus are temporary turned off but can be enabled by setting the varaiable...
I am using AutoCAD electrical 2014 and having issues with the bugs in it. Beside that I couldn’t get the balloon tagging command to work in AutoCAD electrical
I just decided to use the Mleader...
how to create own line type in auto cad 2014 Lt ?
Why? because all the other threads I've checked did not solve the problem.
The problem is, if I go to LINETYPE => Load, I get the following error:
Bad definition of FENCELINE1 at line 119 of...
HI, I HAVE A SIMPLE SCRIPT FILE THAT PRINTS SPECIFIC TABS INSIDE A CAD FILE, IS IT POSSIBLE TO CHANGE THIS TO MAKE IT PLOT MULTIPLE TABS "LAYOUTS" IN THE SAME FILE, BASICALLY WILL BECOME EQUIVALENT...
I have toyed with a few options, but cannot seem to find one that will work.
Trying to copy a text object down by 3.5 paperspace units.
I have been trying variations of saving the distance as...
I am having issues transferring hatching across. I have some files from another person, including multiple drawings and xrefs.
The hatching that they have is not transferring across,...
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