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Invalid path to inserted images?

A - answer When you attach an image to your AutoCAD drawing, full path to the image file is stored by default. It may be better to store only the filename (relative, path can vary).

In the image attach dialog uncheck the Retain path checkbox ("Path type" in newer versions). You can also edit the path in the Image manager (click on the Attach button) or globally using the "Reference manager" utility.

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21.10.2003    12965x  
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See also:
Tip 7549:DEPENDS - displaying file dependencies in a DWG drawing.
Tip 7102:Render error: The following render appearance images are missing
Tip 5650:How to delete old references to external documents (XLS) in Inventor?
Tip 5356:Automatic list of Images in a drawing.
Tip 2513:Automatic list of Xrefs in a drawing.

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