This forum is for all customizations that do not involve programming. Tips, tutorials and questions on working with the Ribbon are welcome.
I was curious if there is any way to edit the drag and drop features for a .dwg from windows explorer. The current settings are that if you left-click and drag a .dwg, .dwt, or a .dws from windows...
I am trying to record some repeated actions but cannot find the record button.
I want to record a macro or something that will allow me to select an inner circle and it automatically runs a create...
Hi, I have a script generated in Excel and I am having some difficulty getting the script to hatch a rectangle with solid colour.
The following is an excerpt from the script:
_layer new Roof...
I am wondering why this macro will not work in a custom made menu.
^C^C_LAYER;`S;EMETER;;_INSERT MKEMETER;DRAG \;;\_LAYER;S;METER_NO;;_INSERT METER #;DRAG \;;;\\\\\\\\_LAYER;S;0;;
My client gave me a cuix file which is their standards for layers, i loaded it and i used it.8)
but now i want to make my own standards for layers in cuix file so that i can add it...
ive written those lines to show Auto-save state in the status bar.than save it as scr file in the support folder.
those are the steps:
how to set all file dialog box start-in location as the current drawing path? for example, to xattach an xref, the start-in folder is the local Documents folder, than i need to make my way to...
I have AutoCAD 2016 since yesterday and I've noticed that when you click the drop down menu for dimstyle, it has all of these picture's with it.
Can this be removed so it only shows the...
can someone please explain what the dollar sign means?
I have a simple selection script:
I wrote a simple script that selects an object based off its coordinates.
It works just fine when I simply...
I have never really researched this but does anyone know of a method or LISP code which would allow me to enter two points and have an arc slung between them that would look like a chain. I'd like to...
A little help if possible,
Does anybody know how to change the VP (viewport) colour of a layer by script or if its even possible.
p.s or lsp of course.
Hey Guys ,
I need help making a macro for changing xref layers color and freeze some layers.
For example i need it to
Freeze layers A-ANNO-SECT-IDEN & A-ANNO-DIMS ALSO CHANGE COLOR OF LAYER...
im trying to create a button in the tool palatte to excute a script to freez all selected objects
when typing its ok but as a script it doesnt excute the order.
What we have is a directory full of drawings some are model some are layout.
Right now I can open and run a script depending which space the drawing is.
What we are looking for is having a script...
I just installed 2017 Mechanical, but I'm using a copy of the Vanilla Profile. I migrated all of my stuff from 2016 and all seems ok except my custom Ribbon Tabs are missing. I can manually load my...
I'm looking to adjust the delay for both opening and closing of palettes when hovering over with the cursor. I'd like to have it respond instantly in both cases. Using AutoCAD2012 and later.
Ok, I'll try to make this as short and sweet as possible.
I have a mouse that has a few extra buttons that I always assign to my most used commands (Copy, Move, Match Prop, and a Custom INCARRAY...
How do I create a macro that would wipe duplicate lines. I work in AutoCadMap 2015.
^C^C^P(command "mapclean" ............
I have been asked to create a legend in paper space (in the title block). How do I get the linetypes to show up? Currently they come in as solid lines. I have tried many avenues to no success.
I had a quick question on adding in a double click action for 3D labels (ie general segment labels, pipe network labels, surface labels, etc.) I know how to add in the double click action for each...
Hi All, i'm trying to make a new linetype with text, but i want the text to have a field that displays the length of the line. Does anyone know how to do this? Or if it's possible?
Any help would be...
How can I change the way I pan through AutoCAD? I don't want to press down on the scroll button anymore, can I customize the way I activate PAN other than typing the command/pressing down...
I am looking for some info\tutorials on how I would create a dxf from data in an excel spreadsheet?
I have a spreadsheet that calculates data for steel portal frames, within the spreadsheet...
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