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2014 Extration Text Data from AutoCAD LT

Short Story - I'm attempting to find a way to export the contents of all the text found on a certain layer in a drawing to Excel with out using blocks. Long Story: The company I work for mainly uses AutoCAD LT one of our main deliverables is Cutparts and Nestings. Small projects will hit the...

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2014 Stepped topography

Hi, You can just model this topography as an in-place component. It won't require additional floor types, etc... and also it will allow you to have virtually any form you like.

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How do I explain the benefits of not having all floors in a single xref

---Quote (Originally by ReachAndre)--- I just changed companies. We are consulting engineers, so we use the arch plans as an xref. I am use to having 1 xref/background per floor. Here they copy the objects from *Floor-1* and paste them into their *BasePlans* Then they copy the objects...

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2015 Is it possible to not show a level on elevations and building sections?

you can setup a view template that is automatically applied to new sections / elevations.. then turn off the levels there.

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2014 UI unit handling

Maxence, That's perfect, thank you!

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Substrate, Insulation and Finish Layers to wrap over Structural Core

I wish Wall end, Floor Boundary, Roof Boundary would mean actually structural end/boundary, so that Substrate, Insulation and Finish Layers would wrap to the outside or, in the case of openings, to the inside of the opening. That’s the way things are built…


Preview planes/axis in drawing view from browser

Show a preview of a plane or axis in a drawing view when highlighted in the browser similar to those shown while projecting geometry in a modeling 2D sketch.  Too many times I find myself “including” (then removing) several planes/axis until I get…


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