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Why does AutoCAD perform a zoom when closing the Block editor?

A - answer Whenever you close the Block Editor (BEDIT), AutoCAD performs a zoom to an area close to the drawing origin (0,0) and you have to find again your original view. How to get rid of this behaviour?

Switch off the variable UCSFOLLOW (i.e. set it to 0). This variable controls (among others) also the zooming when terminating the block edit mode.

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31.5.2011    9378×  

See also:
Tip 11847:Automatic UCS aligned with the current View (UCSauto switch).
Tip 9954:Selecting hatch borders performs zoom out.
Tip 5713:How to switch off UCSFOLLOW in all viewports of all layouts?
Tip 5081:Ctrl+V pastes rotated text.
Tip 4429:Aligning a rotated drawing before print.

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