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AutoCAD displays only a rectangle instead of the dimension text.

A - answer If you get only a hollow rectangle (frame) instead of the dimension text, check the setting of the QTEXTMODE variable.

Set it back to 0 if neccessary and issue a Regen. Check also settings of the dimension style.

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16.8.2012    4120×  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD LT ·

See also:
Tip 11608:Trim to rectangle - cut out a part of a DWG drawing.
Tip 11564:Avoid name collisions between AutoCAD font- and symbol files (SHX).
Tip 11448:Numbered linetypes for line grids.
Tip 11404:Operations with attributes inside a block - fields.
Tip 11389:Readability of annotations, white halo on AutoCAD texts.


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