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    When applying dimensions to the drawing how can you get the dimensions to come in with the specified layers rather than the drawings current layer.
    I believe it is something connected with mapping is this correct?

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    When you say "specified layers" what exactly do you mean?
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    THe dimensions have been formatted ie layer, text etc

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    [quote author=Tommac link=board=acadgen;num=1034371435;start=0#2 date=10/15/02 at 22:32:05]THe dimensions have been formatted ie layer, text etc[/quote]
    Well...you can have a specific layer for dimensions. Then set your dimension style (lines and text) to be by-layer. You can set your dim style to have a specific color for text and/or lines, so say you want the dim lines to be red with white text - you can set this in your dim style and no matter what layer you are on they will be red and white. Is this what you mean??

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