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How to prevent block edits with BEDIT?

A - answer If you want to stop users editing dynamic blocks (or if you want to use the old REFEDIT on block-dblclicks), you can switch off the new dynamic block editor through the BLOCKEDITLOCK system variable.

Setting this variable to 1 locks off the BEDIT command and double-click on a dynamic block starts just the reference editor or attribute editor.

You can watch changes of this variable with the Xanadu SysVarLock utility (see Tip 4241).

You can also right-click on a block to choose between the BEDIT and REFEDIT editors

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See also:
Tip 12685:ReLinkField - re-link fields to source objects.
Tip 12629:As sunflowers follow the Sun... Dynamo script for Revit
Tip 12616:Att2elev - move block to elevation specified by its attribute.
Tip 12609:Dynamo - how to convert a raster photo to 3D model in Revit?
Tip 12271:Sheet set - how to add custom parameters, individual to each sheet?

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