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How to convert Shape entities to standard DWG objects?

A - answer If you need to process your DWG drawing in a different CAD application (GIS, Revit, ...), it may be necessary to first convert Shape-type objects (SHX/SHP files) to other, more standard object types.

You can do this with the SHP2BLK Express Tool. The selected shape is translated to a standard block reference, with the identical insertion point.

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9.7.2006    19916×  
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applies to: AutoCAD · Revit · AutoCAD Map ·

See also:
Tip 11041:How to convert font and shape files SHX back to SHP?
Tip 9698:Data formats supported in Autodesk InfraWorks 360.
Tip 9302:How to change elevation units in a map or GIS source?
Tip 8348:How to load a SHP file and display its attribute data in AutoCAD?
Tip 8218:Data formats supported in Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler 2012.

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