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Click2XLS - click points to export from AutoCAD to Excel.

A - answer With the free AutoCAD add-on utility CADstudio Click2XLS you can automatically export all "clicked" coordinates to an Excel table.

Download Click2XLS from, load it with APPLOAD and start the CLICK2XLS command.

This either creates a new Excel table or connects to an existing (opened) table at the selected cell. Any clicked points will be then copied over to individual rows in the Excel sheet.

This video shows how it works:

Since version 1.4, Click2XLS also contains the Text2XLS command which transfers picked drawing texts to Excel (supports any text entities except table cells written in a TrueType font).

Since version 1.5 you can insert blank lines (the option "Blank") to the XLS table.

See also the XLS2Curve utility and Click2OO (for OpenOffice Calc).

Click2XLS and many other freeware tools are available on, other CAD videos on CADstudio's YouTube channel.

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9.6.2011    21101x  
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See also:
Tip 11076:Reading 3D point matrix from a CSV file.
Tip 10709:How to create a profile from imported XYZ points in Fusion 360?
Tip 10231:How to draw spiral in AutoCAD LT?
Tip 9788:How to import named workpoints from Excel to Inventor?
Tip 9743:How to use XY coordinates from Excel as polyline vertices in AutoCAD?

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