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apanbasu
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08-22-2012 10:39 AM

I am trying to make changes to the drawing and it comes with the following message.

 _xattach ** XATTACH command not allowed during reference editing ** I cannot save the file even.

Please help.

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25256
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Re: 2008

08-22-2012 11:24 AM in reply to: apanbasu

Try selecting all and explode

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Re: 2008

08-22-2012 04:52 PM in reply to: 25256

Thanks for the information. I could not wait. I turned the computer off and started with thye back-up file again to complete the drawing.

 

What did I do wrong to get to that situation?

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Re: 2008

08-23-2012 06:10 AM in reply to: apanbasu

** XATTACH command not allowed during reference editing **

 

The message is quite clear: you were in REFEDIT command at the time and XATTACH is not allowed when you are there. Simply using REFCLOSE would have gotten you out of the command first.

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Re: 2008

08-23-2012 08:59 AM in reply to: pendean

I am not very proficient in AutoCAD. That is why I come back to this page for help. Thanks again.

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