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AutoCAD suddenly publishes multiple drawings to a single PLT file.

A - answer If you use PUBLISH to plot multiple drawings or sheets to PLT file(s), AutoCAD 2008 uses the PUBLISHCOLLATE variable (1 or 0) to decide whether all drawings are written to a single multi-sheet plot file (single job) or whether the individual drawings are written to separate .PLT files (separate print jobs).

Plot management applications and PDF generation is also affected by this.

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applies to: AutoCAD 2009 · AutoCAD 2008 ·

See also:
Tip 11898:Automatic schedule - number of blocks in a drawing.
Tip 11821:How to publish PDF sheets (pages) under the plain layout name?
Tip 10966:DWG named views as bookmarks in the published PDF.
Tip 10759:How to publish a DWG to a PDF file without attaching "-Model" to its name?
Tip 10461:Unattended DWG plotting and PDF publishing without AutoCAD.


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