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WBLOCK both model and layouts at the same time.

A - answer If you need to WBLOCK your drawing (e.g. for purge purposes) with both modelspace and paperspace entities (objects) at the same time, perform the WBLOCK command with "*".

When WBLOCK prompts for the block name, just type * (asterisk, not just Enter). The command writes out a "block" consisting of all referenced entities from both model and paperspace.

Please note that the "All" option selects just the entities from the current space (model or paper).

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20.4.2006    7733x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD LT ·

See also:
Tip 10173:How to insert a block from another DWG file?
Tip 9685:DWG thumbnail is not displayed with some files. Why?
Tip 8206:Using the DWG TrueView viewer as a drawing editor.
Tip 7494:How to replace an internal block with an external reference?
Tip 6815:Error message: Block ABCD references itself


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