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Double-click edit stopped to work in my AutoCAD.

A - answer Suddenly you are not able to edit drawing geometry by doubleclick (displays only grips), nor edit text (it is only highlighted)- but the DBLCLKEDIT variable is set properly to 1 (On).

The double-click functionality depends also on one more variable - PICKFIRST. Make sure it is set to 1. In older versions of AutoCAD (older Express Tools) also check the other (now obsolete) double-click handler - the function DCPROPS.

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26.2.2010    12692x   FAQ  
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See also:
Tip 3498:Double-click edit works only on some PCs.
Tip 1790:How to edit all types of entities using a single command?
Tip 1646:How to make a function which will edit any drawing text (Text, Mtext, Attribute)?

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