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DWG named views as bookmarks in the published PDF.

A - answer Since AutoCAD 2017 you can convert named views in a DWG drawing to bookmarks in the published PDF document.

To use this functionality, you have to to check the option "Create bookmarks" in the publishing or plotting properties - see AutoCAD PDF > PDF Options > Data > Create bookmarks.

The resulting PDF from a DWG with named views, in Adobe Acrobat Reader:

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See also:
Tip 11821:How to publish PDF sheets (pages) under the plain layout name?
Tip 11337:Convert 3D PDF files back to CAD models.
Tip 11113:3D PDF published from Inventor 2017 come out empty.
Tip 10938:The Publish property at View representations.
Tip 10759:How to publish a DWG to a PDF file without attaching "-Model" to its name?

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