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How to read a DXF file into an opened drawing in AutoCAD R14?

A - answer By default you can import a R14-type DXF file only in a new drawing.
To read DXF into a drawing in progress, use the DXFIN ARX utility (by Dorsch) which redefines the DXFIN command. Download it from
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applies to: AutoCAD 14 ·

See also:
Tip 10487:How to save a DWG/DXF in older format from AutoCAD 360?
Tip 10329:Easily share your Fusion 360 design.
Tip 10303:Overview of CAD formats supported in Inventor 2016 (import/export).
Tip 10118:How to export a DXF file with punch points from an unfold?
Tip 9911:How to copy an AutoCAD DWG drawing into MS Word or other Office software?

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