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Cumulative DIST command.

A - answer The standard AutoCAD DIST command measures only distances between two points.

If you want to measure a cumulative (total) distance defined by consecutive point clicks (multiple line segments), you can use the DIST2 LISP utility by CAD Studio, available on

APPLOAD it into AutoCAD and start the DIST2 command.

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15.4.2008    9896×  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD Architecture ·

See also:
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Tip 11751:toMulti converts polylines to multi-lines driven by a definition table.
Tip 11726:Loading 3D models in the OBJ file format to AutoCAD.
Tip 11708:How to convert texts to block attributes (references)?
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