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One layout view doesn't display border, cannot be selected.

A - answer One of the views in a layout of a DWG file cannot be selected as it does not show its border. All layers, even viewport layers are On.

This problem is caused by a corrupted viewport object, resp. its clipping border. You can select this view by selecting All objects in the paperspace - then you can delete it and re-create it.

A simpler way is to run the commands _VPMAX and _VPMIN with subsequent regenerating of the drawing. This sequence magically restores the corrupted viewport object.

Tip submitted by: Buba

ACADLT
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12.8.2014    2027x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD LT ·

See also:
Tip 10986:FATAL ERROR: Unhandled Access when displaying a layout with rendered view
Tip 10397:How to disable switching drawings when hovering on the DWG tab thumbnail?
Tip 10167:Keyboard shortcuts in Autodesk Fusion 360.
Tip 9937:Preset displaying of thread features in Inventor 2015 drawing views.
Tip 9238:Increasing resolution of shaded documentation view in AutoCAD.


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