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23 newest tips
from year 2008-4

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

Lost dynamic properties (grips) of dynamic blocks.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6119
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
30.4.2008  
Q - question

To simplify A2009 migration, I want to see both the classic menu and the ribbon. How can I do it?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6116
ACAD2009LT2009
0% *  CAD 
30.4.2008  
Q - question

Very slow Xrefs, block insertions, copying objects; bloated files.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6111
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
29.4.2008   FAQ  
Q - question

Locked layers displayed faded.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6106
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
22.4.2008  
Q - question

Arithmetic expressions in AutoCAD dynamic input fields.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6103
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
22.4.2008  
Q - question

How to delete a named page setup?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6099
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
20.4.2008  
Q - question

How to use gravity in 3ds Max?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6098
max2008max9
0% *  CAD 
20.4.2008  
Q - question

Group selection is not working.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6095
ACAD
0% *  CAD 
18.4.2008  
Q - question

Error 0.1.0011 or 11.1.6011 on product activation.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6093
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
18.4.2008   FAQ  
Q - question

How to detect DWG files containing AEC objects?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6092
ACADADTCivilABS
0% *  CAD 
18.4.2008  
Q - question

How to protect users from saving password-protected DWG drawings?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6090
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
16.4.2008  
Q - question

Flip dimension arrows - outside extension lines.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6087
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
16.4.2008  
Q - question

Cumulative DIST command.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6085
ACADADT
0% *  CAD 
15.4.2008  
Q - question

Display K-Factor in drawing views of bent sheetmetal.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6079
Inventor2009
0% *  CAD 
13.4.2008  
Q - question

Commandline versions of AutoCAD commands.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6077
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
11.4.2008  
Q - question

DWFx - viewing CAD data without any viewer.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6074
DWF
0% *  CAD 
8.4.2008   FAQ  
Q - question

Database Schema is newer than this version of the software.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6070
Inventor
0% *  CAD 
7.4.2008  
Q - question

Is there a string length limit for AutoCAD Diesel and menu macros?

A - answer see answer   Tip 6067
ACADLT
0% *  CAD 
4.4.2008  
Q - question

AutoCAD freezes or has very slow startup.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6066
ACAD2009ACAD2008...
0% *  CAD 
4.4.2008  
Q - question

Rounding of AutoCAD entities to a fixed grid.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6065
ACADADT
0% *  CAD 
3.4.2008  
Q - question

Geo-marker: an unselectable cone-arrow in AutoCAD drawings

A - answer see answer   Tip 6064
ACAD2014ACAD2012...
0% *  CAD 
3.4.2008  
Q - question

Rotated profile view in AutoCAD Civil 3D.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6059
Civil2008
0% *  CAD 
1.4.2008  
Q - question

Free DGN viewer.

A - answer see answer   Tip 6057
DWF2009DWF2008
0% *  CAD 
1.4.2008   FAQ  

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