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How to make a SHAPE from drawing entities?

A - answer Besides manually coding of shape descriptions in .SHP files described in the AutoCAD Customization Guide, there is also an easier way.

With the Express Tools utility MKSHAPE you can convert a block or other part of your drawing to the .SHP format.

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Tip 12143:ATrim - dynamic trim/extend by painting.
Tip 12040:PaintSelect - select objects by cursor painting - paint selection.
Tip 11041:How to convert font and shape files SHX back to SHP?


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