Jump to content
084x4larry

annotation scale

Recommended Posts

084x4larry

this dwg im working with keeps giving me a message about resetting the scales list due to a large number of annotation scales... should i do it or ignore it?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
tzframpton

Do it :thumbsup:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
rkmcswain

Depending on what version of AutoCAD you are using, it's going to keep coming back.

Start your "cleansing" at the lowest level xref and work your way up to the parent drawing.

 

Don't let the "Hide Xref Scales" setting on later versions fool you into thinking they are not present, like this article unfortunately claims is a good thing.

I've seen some drawings with thousands of these and it will slow you down.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
084x4larry

well this drawing has like 60 x-refs... i didnt create it but now i am responsible for it and everytime i open it it asks me about this... i always just hit the X on the dialog box (i don't like to make a choice if i don't have too) but the drawing runs kinda slow and if there are some things i can safely do to help it i would.... thanks for suggestions and feedback. :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Dana W
well this drawing has like 60 x-refs... i didnt create it but now i am responsible for it and everytime i open it it asks me about this... i always just hit the X on the dialog box (i don't like to make a choice if i don't have too) but the drawing runs kinda slow and if there are some things i can safely do to help it i would.... thanks for suggestions and feedback. :)
It is not only safe, it is necessary to keep the drawing from becoming unusable, eventually.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
RobDraw
Depending on what version of AutoCAD you are using, it's going to keep coming back.

Start your "cleansing" at the lowest level xref and work your way up to the parent drawing.

 

^^ This +1!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×