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17 newest tips
from year 2001-2

CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   
Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

How to influence the order of attribute prompts when inserting a block?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1054
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
25.2.2001   FAQ  
Q - question

"Can not update Registry" error running Volo View.

A - answer see answer   Tip 1050
Volo
0% Win2000,WinXP  CAD 
23.2.2001  
Q - question

Why are complex linetypes scaled properly only in the modelspace and not in the paperspace/layouts?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1041
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
21.2.2001  
Q - question

Unknown VBA macros are inserted to my drawings.

A - answer see answer   Tip 1034
ACAD2000
0% *  CAD 
19.2.2001  
Q - question

How to export an AutoCAD DWG drawing to a hi-res raster file (e.g. TIFF,JPG)?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1028
ACAD2000LTADTMD...
0% *  CAD 
15.2.2001   FAQ  
Q - question

How to read a DXF file into an opened drawing in AutoCAD R14?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1026
ACAD14
0% *  CAD 
15.2.2001  
Q - question

How to dim inactive subassemblies when editing a component?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1024
MDT5
0% *  CAD 
13.2.2001  
Q - question

How to export layer list (with properties) from AutoCAD LT?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1023
LT98LT2000LT2000...
0% *  CAD 
13.2.2001  
Q - question

How to save a ZIPped version of a drawing while saving the DWG?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1011
ACAD2000iLT2000i...
0% *  CAD 
11.2.2001  
Q - question

Will 3D Studio VIZ or MAX run under Windows 2000?

A - answer see answer   Tip 1009
MAXVIZ
0% Win2000  CAD 
11.2.2001  
Q - question

Interbase (V5/5.5/6) database tables opened from AutoCAD are locked exclusively - "Lock Conflict or no Wait Transaction" error.

A - answer see answer   Tip 1003
ACAD2000Map2000
0% *  CAD 
2.2.2001  
Q - question

How to display AutoCAD entities while dragging (copy, move...)?

A - answer see answer   Tip 999
ACADADTLT
0% *  CAD 
2.2.2001  
Q - question

How to get rid of the loaded LISP function? Is there any (unload) function?

A - answer see answer   Tip 997
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
2.2.2001  
Q - question

How to unfold 3D model (e.g. sheetmetal) into 2D?

A - answer see answer   Tip 996
ACADMDTInventor
0% *  CAD 
1.2.2001  
Q - question

How to invoke a command with variable number of inputs from AutoLISP?

A - answer see answer   Tip 995
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
1.2.2001  
Q - question

Selection problem in Object properties window (OPM).

A - answer see answer   Tip 994
ACAD2000ACAD2000i...
0% *  CAD 
1.2.2001  
Q - question

Slow loading of Desktop applications in Win98.

A - answer see answer   Tip 992
ADTMDT
0% Win98  CAD 
1.2.2001  

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