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    Default are mechanical 2013 & full desktop 2013 drawing files compatible?

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    if not, is there away to transfer files between them? thanks

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    I know there was a program called AutoCAD Mechanical 2013 but I wasn't aware there was a Mechanical Desktop 2013. That doesn't sound right. Could you be referring to plain AutoCAD 2013 instead?
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    Mechanical Desktop was discontinued and the last version was 2009. Perhaps the OP is using Inventor?
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    I deleted your duplicate thread and moved this one to the Mechanical & MDT Forum.
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    I'll offer a prize. Whoever guesses correctly what "full desktop" refers to I will send him/her one of my handmade chocolate bars.
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    You should be able to "export to AutoCAD" from AutoCAD Mechanical. Much like I can in AutoCAD Architecture. This will remove all of the non-vanilla AutoCAD entities.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ReMark View Post
    I'll offer a prize. Whoever guesses correctly what "full desktop" refers to I will send him/her one of my handmade chocolate bars.
    He means normal, vanilla AutoCAD
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    Can't declare a winner yet until the OP confirms. No jumping the line!
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