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How to change the order of attribute prompts?

A - answer If you want to change the sequence of block attributes (the questions AutoCAD asks on block insertions) you have two basic options:
  1. Set the requested order of attributes in your block definition - when you define the block, select the attribute definitions (ATTDEFs) individually in order (not by window).
  2. In existing blocks, you can redefine the order of attributes with the BATTMAN command (an older Express Tool). Just use the Up/Down buttons to move the individual attributes.
In AutoCAD LT, you have to explode and redefine your block.
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See also:
Tip 13340:Where is a given font used in my drawing?
Tip 13337:How to select blocks by attribute values? (SelByAttr)
Tip 13220:RangeSel - select blocks by the range of their attribute values
Tip 13156:Insert or update a specific block from another DWG drawing.
Tip 13000:Labels of dimensional parameter values in dynamic blocks (parameters->attributes)


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