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How to export AutoCAD drawing texts to a text file?

A - answer You can copy the texts individually using copy/paste.

To export text from your drawings, you can also use the text translation utility CADstudio TRANS.

An alternative is the Txt2Xls utility (see Download) which exports texts to Excel.

Since AutoCAD version 2008 you can also use the DATAEXTRACTION command and select extraction of text objects (DText, MText) and their properties Value and Contents - to a TXT, CSV, or XLS file (and then e.g. to Word - DOC).

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See also:
Tip 12421:Wrong units in an imported DXF file.
Tip 12347:Invalid or incomplete DXF input -- drawing discarded.
Tip 11982:Creating table with parcel numbers and areas - AreaTab.
Tip 11776:Export XYZ coordinates of DWG objects from AutoCAD LT.
Tip 11708:How to convert texts to block attributes (references)?


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