How do I plot a 24x36 drawing to an 11x17 sheet?

by K. Curley
(Sebastopol, CA USA)

I receive drawings that are 24x36 and my employer does his changes on them and would like them plotted to 11x17. If I change my paper size a good part of the drawing does not show on the pdf. Help please?

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Jan 25, 2013
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fit to page.
by: j.hebrt

The easiest way is fit it to a page, being 24x36 (an architectural "D" size) the half-size would be an architectural "B" size of 12x18, if you go to the 11x17 so you will loose scaleability (new word?).
Try setting and plotting a window using the border outline as the pick points and at a 1:2 scale (relative to the original drawing) you should see everything and save the ability to scale the drawing. .j.

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