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Text find issue in pdf

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Zuhaib View Drop Down

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    Posted: 04.May.2021 at 12:56
I am making a single line diagram on huge paper size. at least 5000 plus mtext are used in the drawing. but the issue is that when I convert my drawing from AutoCAD to pdf and try to find text in pdf with ctrl+f..... but always failed to find any text..
I have check all the pdf options in plot manager but couldn't found any solution.
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This article explains why text in a PDF created by AutoCAD may not be searchable and what one has to do to fix the problem.
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