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Why does AutoCAD display an oblique (skewed) plan view and a red-green crosshair?

A - answer AutoCAD suddenly displays a skewed underlay grid and the ortho mode in a plan view draws diagonal, oblique lines:

Yoh have probably set an ISO-view - an isometric drawing mode. See the AutoCAD status line icon and see the command ISODRAFT or the variable SNAPSTYL.

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See also:
Tip 10244:How to make DWG texts readable in a 3D view (align to view)?
Tip 9318:Material list on isometric drawings not printed black-and-white.
Tip 8167:How to set dimensions, symbols, welds, BOM for piping isometry?
Tip 7954:AutoCAD 2012: Generate 2D drawing views from 3D models.
Tip 7931:Isometric dimensions in a 2D drawing.


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