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How to add an attribute to a block used in a drawing?

A - answer You need to add another attribute to a block which is already referenced (inserted) in a drawing.

First redefine your block (e.g. with REFEDIT) and add the new attribute to its definition. Refsave the changed definition. Use the BATTMAN command Synchronize to synchronize the original attribute contents of the block references. You can also use the ATTSYNC command.

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See also:
Tip 12685:ReLinkField - re-link fields to source objects.
Tip 12616:Att2elev - move block to elevation specified by its attribute.
Tip 12172:How to show or hide an object in all visibility states?
Tip 12150:How to update a block while keeping its attribute position and rotation?
Tip 11982:Creating table with parcel numbers and areas - AreaTab.


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