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20 newest tips
from year 2002-3

CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   
Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

What is the maximum number of layouts?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2066
ACAD2002LT2002AD...
0% *  CAD 
27.3.2002  
Q - question

How to direct DesignCenter to a particular file or folder?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2064
ACAD2000LT2000
0% *  CAD 
26.3.2002  
Q - question

How to open a drawing with write-protection (R/O)?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2063
ACAD2010ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
26.3.2002   FAQ  
Q - question

How to draw an arc with given start point, radius and arc length?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2060
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
24.3.2002  
Q - question

How to switch off bending axes on unfolded sheetmetal parts?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2055
Inventor5
0% *  CAD 
22.3.2002  
Q - question

How to change a standalone (local) AutoCAD license to a floating license without reinstalling?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2043
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
18.3.2002   FAQ  
Q - question

Command shortcuts not working when using DWG double-click.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2039
ACADLTMDT
0% *  CAD 
14.3.2002  
Q - question

How to mirror a part in Inventor?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2033
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
13.3.2002  
Q - question

Can I open .PLA or .PLN type files in AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2032
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
13.3.2002  
Q - question

How to add new thread sizes to Autodesk Inventor?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2028
Inventor5Inventor...
0% *  CAD 
12.3.2002  
Q - question

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using ePlot DWF format vs. PDF?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2027
ACADInventorVolo...
0% *  CAD 
10.3.2002   FAQ  
Q - question

How to influence the hatch pattern start point?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2026
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
10.3.2002  
Q - question

Is it possible to save Inventor 5.3 files to 5.0 format?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2023
Inventor5
0% *  CAD 
7.3.2002  
Q - question

How to make an associative dimension of polyline length?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2021
ACAD2002ACAD2004...
0% *  CAD 
6.3.2002  
Q - question

Dots are printed as thick squares.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2019
ACAD2000iACAD2002
0% *  CAD 
6.3.2002  
Q - question

How to copy status of layers from one drawing to another?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2014
ACAD2002
0% *  CAD 
6.3.2002  
Q - question

How to find in LISP which AutoCAD version has created the DWG file?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2009
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
2.3.2002  
Q - question

Why has the offset curve to a rectangle rounded corners?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2007
ACAD2000LT2000
0% *  CAD 
1.3.2002  
Q - question

Where are the fill styles stored (was in .RPF)?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2005
ACAD2000LT2000AD...
0% *  CAD 
1.3.2002  
Q - question

Error message CDilla CDSecure in Windows XP.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2003
ACAD2002MDT6ADT3...
0% WinXP  CAD 
1.3.2002  

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