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Exporting layout contents to a modelspace DWG file.

A - answer You can use the Autodesk technology preview tool ExportLayout to export (snapshot) the selected layout to a separate DWG file with modelspace entities.

ExportLayout is available for AutoCAD 2008 and AutoCAD LT 2008.


EXPORTLAYOUT is a native AutoCAD command since version 2009.

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