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AutoCAD 2017 status bar icons
Blurto posted a topic in AutoCAD Beginners' AreaI have been lead to believe that the status bar icons cannot be displayed as text, is this true? I might add that if the can, I haven't been able to find out how.
Straight Length For Bent Bar
kpyoung333 posted a topic in Autodesk InventorWe had a custom part needed to be fabricated, guy bent bar stock to desired shape, gave to me. Now I am trying to reverse engineer to get manufacturing drawings and try to figure out the best way to get a straight length. I created a 3d sketch and sweep on the line for the shape. I can measure the straight lengths and arc lengths, but is there a better way to calculate this? I tried doing as sheet metal so I could create a flat pattern, but with round bar it doesn't seem logical, also tried making square and then fillet the edges but that didn't work well either. There are bends at different angles and planes so I am thinking about this for future use of wiring. For example, if I run wires through points with a 3d sketch how will I easily calculate how much wire I used? Saw lots of old posts but no solutions, thought this would be a good one to discuss further. HYDROLIC CYL LEVER BAR2.ipt
Pasting a series of commands in AutoCAD/MEP 2013
numberOCD posted a topic in AutoCAD Bugs, Error Messages & QuirksI upgraded form MEP 2012 to MEP 2013 a few months ago and have been unable to get past a bug. I used to paste values or series of commands in the command bar until this edition, in which I can only past items. Whenever I copy items from Excel (either single value or multiple cells) and Ctrl+V paste in the command bar it always brings up PASTECLIP. Does anybody know a setting/option/command that can put it back to values pasted in the command bar? Thanks