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AutoCAD 2018

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How to display the Object snap toolbar?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11515
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6.7.2017  
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AutoCAD problem in Windows 10 Anniversary update (F8 key)

A - answer see answer   Tip 11508
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1.7.2017  
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Attaching a xref to AutoCAD DWG sets a relative path automatically, can I change it to absolute?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11376
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4.4.2017  
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How to find which AutoCAD version was used to save a particular DWG drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 10702
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20.1.2016  
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Forcing DWG format version for save in AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6439
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17.12.2008  
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How to convert surfaces to 3D solids?

A - answer see answer   Tip 5117
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14.7.2006   FAQ  
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How to reorder custom properties in a dynamic block?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11614
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18.9.2017  
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Trim to rectangle - cut out a part of a DWG drawing.

A - answer see answer   Tip 11608
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11.9.2017  
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How to set plot transparency for all layouts in a DWG?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11604
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10.9.2017  
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Display object properties when hovering mouse cursor (rollover).

A - answer see answer   Tip 11599
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6.9.2017  
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Excel: convert Unicode texts to \U+ codes for AutoCAD

A - answer see answer   Tip 11580
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28.8.2017  
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AttDefault - reset block attributes to default values.

A - answer see answer   Tip 11565
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16.8.2017  
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Avoid name collisions between AutoCAD font- and symbol files (SHX).

A - answer see answer   Tip 11564
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15.8.2017  
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How to create a block with multiple insertion points?

A - answer see answer   Tip 11561
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14.8.2017  
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AutoCAD will not create a specific hatch in a given scale or area.

A - answer see answer   Tip 11538
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