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How to sort DWG layouts numerically? LOMAN

A - answer AutoCAD layouts are sorted alphabetically when printing or publishing. But alpha sorting does not sort properly sequentially numbered layouts - see the status in the dialog of the LOman utility:


With the freeware LISP utility CADstudio LOman you can sort your layouts also numerically so that printing will give a proper, logical order:

Numerically, Tabsort

You can download the LOman application from and load it with APPLOAD.

The LOMAN command invokes the dialog, the -LOMAN command starts the commandline version of this function.

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See also:
Tip 6910:An alternative way of switching layouts.

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