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Entering "x" in Inventor dimension text displays "dp".

A - answer Autodesk Inventor can use the AIGDT (contains mechanical symbols) font in dimensions. Some lowercase characters (e.g. "x") are mapped to certain symbols in this font. Change the font (style) for your dim text.
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6.12.2004    12658x  
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See also:
Tip 11128:How to convert lines forming a text to a text entity.
Tip 10952:All DWG texts in UPPERCASE.
Tip 10945:DWG text in dashed or dotted linetype.
Tip 10668:How to enter a square root sign in AutoCAD text?
Tip 10658:How to open a R/O DWG without the read-only warning?

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