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I was giving a dog file to work on, and when I try to insert a north arrow into layout viewport, the viewport turn black when I move my cursor into the
I get a LOT of plans from clients where they used some cad program that will only create .pdf files or they found a plan on a site and it came to them
I've been working on mine for over 20 years. Some of the commands were project specific, some I use all the time. I basically keep my left hand on the
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I'm just starting to do my own designs
Normally when drawing lines, I pick a start point and while dragging the line to another point I have always seen the line before picking the 2nd point.
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I have reference files attached that I can't detach the normal way (highlight, right click, select detach, file is removed)
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I am using AutoCAD 2011 and must have hit a wrong combination of keys that has brought up the Selection box that appears when I am picking a line to fillet,
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Is there a font that gives a clear definition between a capital O and the number 0? I use both in serial numbers of items and it would be helpful if a
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We started out with a chicken showing up in our front yard we feed it and it started laying eggs so I decided to build a coop for it I ended up going all
Friend was using my program and in the process somehow removed the command ribbon. Can now only get generic command ribbons from earlier versions... any
Continue reading "Command ribbon for Autocad Lt 2014 version disappeared. "
Something happened to my drawings as I am unable to use the command save as. If I open up my autocad that works fine but when I go to the file command
At the Open, Save as or Wblock command; AutoCAD won't open the browse box. Meaning I have to type in the whole path required. This has recently occurred;
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Learn how to read and understand what architectural symbols on drafting blueprints mean.
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Simply put, I have been trying to find a way to buy DFP for years. Every time I'm close it seems like something happens and all that money has to go somewhere
How do you convert individual lines (such as a rectangle) into a polygon?
When I click on The A at top left hand corner, looking to open a file from the window explorer menu with all my computer files, it does not pop up, instead
For some reason when I choose save as rather than the window popping up - the command line now asks me to choose the format and name the drawing. The
When I copy and paste any AutoCAD furniture with attributes from another drawing or from a website, the attributes come in as large X's all over the furniture.
I was watching a YouTube video and the instructor had his curser set to do what I'm calling a red explosion after every click. After he would click his
I installed windows 7 and re-installed my Autocad10. When drawing a line or moving the aperture in paper or model space it has a jerky motion to it.
Relayering AutoCAD drawings is the best way to save a lot of time redrawing a CAD file from scratch, and in a fraction of the time.
How do I insert a space in the text of a title block tab (autocad 2004)?
The menu bar icons do not work on one of our machines, however, you can type in the command an get results. How can I turn the icons back on so they will
Sharing AutoCAD drawings with your clients has become a little easier with the free dxf reader now included in Google Docs.
Continue reading "A Simple DXF Reader, Free from Google Docs"
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Has anyone ever experienced this issue? After finishing the duct runs for a project, using the MEP tool palette, I started to create section cuts utilizing
Continue reading "AutoCAD MEP 2015 HVAC Duct Disappeared on Drawing!"
In AutoCAD 2016, when I draw a line, circle or anything else it leaves some kind of a tracer or shadow. Not sure how to turn it off.
Hi, I have never posted before but use these all the time. Essentially, in every drawing I open, if I click on an existing block/room tag etc., then
Generally we can make a layer current by using the make object's layer current tool pallet. Are there any commands to make the dimension style & text
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