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2014 Export to DWG

HI all can any one help I have 3ds model that I want to use in a DWG rendering, I have checked help and followed the instructions I open the application menu click export and according to the help page a window should appear with the option to export a DWG with the otion to choose which...

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2014 Do I need to neutralize a value in this formula??

Ideally we would be able to transform units to text or other units. That would be the real solution (and easily implemented from a programming perspective). In the meantime, at my company we use only text type shared parameters for everything that does not drive the family's 'function'. So unit...

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Help! Need a quick .LSP to measure and display areas for multiple closed polylines.

@THARWAT and BLACKBOX: These both work great! LISPers rule! Thanks again!

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2015 "make part" or "derive"...which is better?

Neither is a "better" approach. The choice depends upon your design intent and workflow, and whether you have existing parts/assembly or are creating new parts. Derive imports data from an existing part, assembly or Alias *.wire, whereas Make Part exports data into a new part. Suppose you have...

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2014 conduit elevation problems

i am annotating my model for field work. When I select the tag categories and choose bottom elevation conduit tag I am getting a height that does not match the "actual" height used when placing the conduit. All my conduit was place "to bottom". see the attached pdf. As shown the conduit was...

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