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    Default Imported files and model manager what is ghost storey/discipline

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    Hello AutoCAD user,

    Can someone explain whats the function of 'ghost storey'under imported files and model manager?

    Thanks..

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    What program are you actually using?
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    Yes, more information and screen shots would be helpful.

    I don't know what the "model manager" is, unless it's something that has been added to Autocad recently? And "ghost storey" sounds like it's part of whatever model you imported, since it shows up in the "imported files" list.
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    Perhaps Map 3D?
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    Quote Originally Posted by ReMark View Post
    Perhaps Map 3D?
    We may never know? 24 hours later and still no response from the OP.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ReMark View Post
    Perhaps Map 3D?
    Nothing I have ever seen in Map3D.
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