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30 newest tips
from year 2002-7

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

How to change Z-coordinate of a block according to its "Z" attribute value?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2442
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
31.7.2002  
Q - question

How to open a drawing with text masks (wipeouts) in AutoCAD LT?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2440
LT2002
0% *  CAD 
31.7.2002  
Q - question

How to select all lines shorter than 3 units?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2437
ACAD2000
0% *  CAD 
30.7.2002  
Q - question

How to change the number of displayed decimal digits on the selected dimension?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2436
Inventor5
0% *  CAD 
30.7.2002  
Q - question

How to cut a cylinder out of a wall?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2434
ADT3
0% *  CAD 
30.7.2002  
Q - question

A handy calculator for AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2430
ACADADTMDT
0% *  CAD 
30.7.2002  
Q - question

'Assertion failed in file OPMUI.CPP' error message in 3D Studio VIZ.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2429
VIZ
0% *  CAD 
29.7.2002  
Q - question

How to recolor a block inserted in a drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2427
ACADADTMap
0% *  CAD 
29.7.2002  
Q - question

What prefixes are available for AutoCAD commands?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2425
ACADLTADTMDT
0% *  CAD 
26.7.2002  
Q - question

How to export a XML file from AutoCAD?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2410
ACAD2002ACAD
0% *  CAD 
24.7.2002  
Q - question

The long-right-click trick.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2401
ACAD2000ACAD2002...
0% *  CAD 
23.7.2002  
Q - question

How to change the Today bulletin board location for network installs?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2398
ACADADTMDT
0% *  CAD 
22.7.2002  
Q - question

How to work from home on CAD projects?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2396
ACADADTiProject
0% *  CAD 
22.7.2002  
Q - question

61:05 error when printing on DesignJet 500.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2391
ACAD
0% *  PLT,CAD 
16.7.2002  
Q - question

The ACAD.RX file seems to be missing in my AutoCAD.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2388
ACAD2000MDTADT
0% *  CAD 
16.7.2002  
Q - question

How to find the total number of objects in a drawing?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2379
ACAD2002MDT6ADT3...
0% *  CAD 
15.7.2002  
Q - question

Plotting with the Limits options gives an offset drawing (partly off paper).

A - answer see answer   Tip 2377
ACADMDTADTLT
0% *  CAD 
15.7.2002  
Q - question

How to change "hard" dimension texts back to dynamic ones?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2375
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
15.7.2002  
Q - question

How to draw a circle with a given circumference or area?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2372
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
14.7.2002  
Q - question

How to make wall semitransparent in Archit.Studio?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2360
AStudio
0% *  CAD 
10.7.2002  
Q - question

How to change wall height numerically in Architectural Studio?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2359
AStudio
0% *  CAD 
10.7.2002  
Q - question

Problem printing PLT file prepared for DesignJet 500.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2358
*
0% *  CAD,PLT 
10.7.2002  
Q - question

How to add company logo to Inventor Title block?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2356
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
10.7.2002  
Q - question

Can AutoCAD display Oracle Spatial graphical data?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2351
ACADMap5TBMapG
0% *  CAD 
9.7.2002  
Q - question

How to export WMF file including line widths?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2347
ACAD2000LT2000
0% *  CAD 
9.7.2002  
Q - question

Where to find current drivers for KURTA digitizers?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2340
ACAD
0% NT4,Win98,Win2000,WinXP  CAD 
9.7.2002  
Q - question

How to add IDF format support to Autodesk Inventor?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2331
Inventor5
0% *  CAD 
8.7.2002  
Q - question

How to place a component from any folder directly to an assembly?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2329
Inventor5
0% *  CAD 
8.7.2002  
Q - question

Unknown command AMCOPYM.

A - answer see answer   Tip 2324
ACADM6MDT6
0% *  CAD 
7.7.2002  
Q - question

How to automatically add links or comments to inserted symbols?

A - answer see answer   Tip 2321
ACAD2000
0% *  CAD 
7.7.2002  

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