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How to preset options in the Purge dialog?

A - answer If you want to preset purge settings before you launch the AutoCAD Purge dialog (PURGE) or if you want to preset the options globally for all users, you can employ the Registry keys.

Run REGEDIT, go to the branch of the respective profile in your AutoCAD version - e.g.: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Autodesk\AutoCAD\R23.1\ACAD-3001:409\Profiles\<< Unnamed profile>>\Dialogs\PurgeDialog and here you can edit the individual values, e.g. EmptyObj (since version 2020 EmptyTextObj and ZeroLengthObj), OrphanedData, Nested, etc.

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See also:
Tip 7169:PreSave reactor - automatic operations on drawing save.
Tip 6807:AutoCAD progressbar "Scanning the Drawing..."
Tip 6099:How to delete a named page setup?
Tip 3722:Automatic Purge for nested blocks or other symbols.
Tip 3589:How to delete (purge) unused layer filters?

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