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A free tool to measure DWG, DXF, DWF and DWFX drawings.

A - answer With the free application Autodesk Design Review (2008/2007) you can not only view and print but also measure and markup CAD files in the DWG, DXF, DWF (and other, like DGN or JT) formats.

Use File > Import (Ctrl+I) to load your .DWG or .DXF drawing and then choose the "Measure Length" tool (E key) to measure the distance of specified points or entities (you can use osnaps).

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22.2.2007    36031x   FAQ  
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See also:
Tip 10258:Digital signature of CAD files in the DWFx format.
Tip 10051:How to save from AutoCAD or Inventor to Dropbox, Google Drive or OneDrive?
Tip 9180:CAD file formats supported in Autodesk Navisworks 2014.
Tip 9066:Table embedded into an Inventor drawing is not visible in DWF.
Tip 9030:Precise loading of PDF files into Autodesk Design Review (and PDF-to-DWF)


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