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Automatic label - number of blocks in the specified area of a DWG.

A - answer Using the command COUNT and a dynamic text field, you can easily create an automatic label for the number of occurrences (reference counter) of a specified block in an AutoCAD drawing file.

The procedure is illustrated in the "Battle of Blocks" video. The text label with the number of blocks in the specified area is by default updated on drawing regeneration (i.e. also on print, save, open).

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See also:
Tip 11898:Automatic schedule - number of blocks in a drawing.
Tip 11635:Where can I download content libraries for Revit?
Tip 11625:Measure lengths along a curve - points in given distances.
Tip 11511:Assigning elevations to 2D contours (isolines).
Tip 11492:Adding selected numbers in drawing texts - counting numbers (GrSelNum).


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