CAD Forum - tips, tricks, discussion and utilities for AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit and other Autodesk products [www.cadforum.cz]
Cesky English Deutsch
Login/Register:
 Visitors: 5793 

CAD tip CAD tip # 4278:

Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

What for is the lock icon on AutoCAD status bar?

A - answer You can use this lock to disable rearranging of toolbars and windows in your AutoCAD workspace. Icon in the 'locked' state indicates the screen elements are locked in place.

To temporarily override the locked status, hold the Ctrl key while moving the toolbar or window.

The lock status is controlled by the LOCKUI system variable.

ACAD2007ACAD2006ADT2006Map2006
100% *  CAD 
15.3.2005    10319×  
Comments   Tell a friend

See also:
Tip 10761:Dynamic block attributes do not respect visibility states.
Tip 10274:Installation or update problem in Autodesk Fusion 360 (locked).
Tip 9829:DrGrid - parametric grid for AutoCAD drawings.
Tip 8515:How to delete all Frozen or Off layers?
Tip 8451:How to lock layers without changing their color?


Back   All CAD Tips All CAD tips&tricks

Using expressions in AutoCAD dialog boxes. « | » What are the .CUI files?

Have we helped you? If you want to support the CAD Forum web service, consider buying one of our CAD applications, or our custom software development offerings, or donating via PayPal (see above). You may also add a link to your web - like this "fan" link: CAD Forum - tips, utilities, blocks for Autodesk products
CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   



Featuring:
Track your time spent working on AutoCAD or Revit jobs - automatically with
CADstudio JobTime More info


Please use these tips at your own risk.
CAD Studio (Xanadu) is not responsible for possible problems that may occur as a result of using any of these tips.
TOPlist