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Edit blocks directly from table cells.

A - answer If you have legends and other tables with cells containing blocks, you may need to edit such blocks.

As there is no direct method for starting REFEDIT or BEDIT commands from the cell contents, the TCE add-on utility could help here. The TCE command lets you select a table cell and then starts the block editor on the block contained in the selected cell.

You can download the free TCE utility from

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18.10.2007    6820×  
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applies to: AutoCAD 2008 · AutoCAD 2007 · AutoCAD 2006 ·

See also:
Tip 11898:Automatic schedule - number of blocks in a drawing.
Tip 11528:Diagonal line across a table cell in AutoCAD.
Tip 11279:How to set word-wrapping in Report Creator tables?
Tip 11122:How to insert framed (boxed) text into Inventor drawings?
Tip 10303:Overview of CAD formats supported in Inventor 2016 (import/export).

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