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Edit block attributes in multiple layouts.

A - answer If you want to globally edit attributes of blocks inserted in multiple layouts (e.g. title blocks), you can use the Express Tools command - GATTE.

As prompted, select one of the block references, enter the new text and confirm the Process all of them? prompt.

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28.4.2005    22029x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD Architecture · MDT · AutoCAD Map ·

See also:
Tip 10972:Replace text fields with static texts.
Tip 10574:Four methods for exploding blocks in AutoCAD.
Tip 9939:QBEblock - select blocks by "example" of an attribute.
Tip 9814:Export text from DWG drawings to Excel.
Tip 9516:Automating properties in DWG drawings - hidden gem in Express Tools.

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