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Map 3D scale status bar in AutoCAD Civil 3D.

A - answer AutoCAD Map 3D (by default) and AutoCAD Civil 3D (optionally) displays the current vertical exaggeration, view scale, 2D/3D view, section plane elevation and other data in the drawing status bar.

Status bar (CZ version)

To toggle this information - i.e. to disable it in Map, resp. enable it in Civil - use the command/variable MAPSTATUSBAR.

To be able to show this information, you have to make the drawing status bar visible - right-click on the AutoCAD status bar and check the option "Drawing status bar". Applies to versions 2011, 2012 and higher.

Use registry settins for older versions of Civil.

MapCivil2012Civil2011
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See also:
Tip 12103:Random lines are displayed over my AutoCAD drawing.
Tip 12049:AutoCAD display (status bar) jumps and flickers while zooming.
Tip 11970:How to find the map coordinate system of a drawing?
Tip 11647:How to display dynamic dimensions on grip editing?
Tip 10406:Setting the bubble notification timeout in AutoCAD.


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