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*David Allen
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Detaching unreferenced Images

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04-05-2006 06:29 PM
In 2007 I cannot detach an unreferenced image
I recieved base files from a consultant and there were images attached
but they did not include the images. The references tool palette lists the
image but when I right click on it and click detach it will not detach
I can detach the image with the command CLASSICIMAGE

--
Dave
*Jimmy Bergmark
Message 2 of 5 (787 Views)

Re: Detaching unreferenced Images

04-05-2006 10:41 PM in reply to: *David Allen
No problem to detach "unreferenced" or "not found" images here. Might be
drawing related.

--
Best Regards, Jimmy Bergmark
CAD and Database Developer Manager at www.pharmadule-emtunga.com
Blog: http://jtbworld.blogspot.com
JTB FlexReport (FLEXnet / FLEXlm report tool) -
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport
SmartPurger (Purges automatically) - http://www.jtbworld.com/smartpurger.htm
or download some freeware at http://www.jtbworld.com
More on AutoCAD 2006 and 2007
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2006.htm
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2007.htm


"David Allen" wrote in message
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In 2007 I cannot detach an unreferenced image
I recieved base files from a consultant and there were images attached
but they did not include the images. The references tool palette lists the
image but when I right click on it and click detach it will not detach
I can detach the image with the command CLASSICIMAGE

--
Dave
*Mathavan
Message 3 of 5 (787 Views)

Re: Detaching unreferenced Images

04-06-2006 02:40 AM in reply to: *David Allen
Hi David,



If the image file name has "[]" (sample_image[1].jpg) then the unreferenced
image may not be detach from External Reference ESW. Please use any of the
following methods to detach the image file.



(i) Use Classicimage command to detach the image

(ii) Remove the "[]" from Reference Name in External
Reference ESW and detach the Unreferenced image







Best Regards,

Mathavan



"Jimmy Bergmark" wrote in message
news:5133885@discussion.autodesk.com...
No problem to detach "unreferenced" or "not found" images here. Might be
drawing related.

--
Best Regards, Jimmy Bergmark
CAD and Database Developer Manager at www.pharmadule-emtunga.com
Blog: http://jtbworld.blogspot.com
JTB FlexReport (FLEXnet / FLEXlm report tool) -
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport
SmartPurger (Purges automatically) - http://www.jtbworld.com/smartpurger.htm
or download some freeware at http://www.jtbworld.com
More on AutoCAD 2006 and 2007
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2006.htm
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2007.htm


"David Allen" wrote in message
news:5133816@discussion.autodesk.com...
In 2007 I cannot detach an unreferenced image
I recieved base files from a consultant and there were images attached
but they did not include the images. The references tool palette lists the
image but when I right click on it and click detach it will not detach
I can detach the image with the command CLASSICIMAGE

--
Dave
*David Allen
Message 4 of 5 (787 Views)

Re: Detaching unreferenced Images

04-06-2006 05:26 PM in reply to: *David Allen
So you are saying to first rename the image and then detach it?
Wierd behavior

--
Dave

"Mathavan" wrote in message
news:5133971@discussion.autodesk.com...
Hi David,



If the image file name has "[]" (sample_image[1].jpg) then the unreferenced
image may not be detach from External Reference ESW. Please use any of the
following methods to detach the image file.



(i) Use Classicimage command to detach the image

(ii) Remove the "[]" from Reference Name in External
Reference ESW and detach the Unreferenced image







Best Regards,

Mathavan



"Jimmy Bergmark" wrote in message
news:5133885@discussion.autodesk.com...
No problem to detach "unreferenced" or "not found" images here. Might be
drawing related.

--
Best Regards, Jimmy Bergmark
CAD and Database Developer Manager at www.pharmadule-emtunga.com
Blog: http://jtbworld.blogspot.com
JTB FlexReport (FLEXnet / FLEXlm report tool) -
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport
SmartPurger (Purges automatically) - http://www.jtbworld.com/smartpurger.htm
or download some freeware at http://www.jtbworld.com
More on AutoCAD 2006 and 2007
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2006.htm
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2007.htm


"David Allen" wrote in message
news:5133816@discussion.autodesk.com...
In 2007 I cannot detach an unreferenced image
I recieved base files from a consultant and there were images attached
but they did not include the images. The references tool palette lists the
image but when I right click on it and click detach it will not detach
I can detach the image with the command CLASSICIMAGE

--
Dave
*Mathavan [Autodesk]
Message 5 of 5 (787 Views)

Re: Detaching unreferenced Images

04-06-2006 06:33 PM in reply to: *David Allen
Hi David,
Rename only the reference name not the image file name.

Best regards,
Mathavan

"David Allen" wrote in message
news:5135237@discussion.autodesk.com...
So you are saying to first rename the image and then detach it?
Wierd behavior

--
Dave

"Mathavan" wrote in message
news:5133971@discussion.autodesk.com...
Hi David,



If the image file name has "[]" (sample_image[1].jpg) then the unreferenced
image may not be detach from External Reference ESW. Please use any of the
following methods to detach the image file.



(i) Use Classicimage command to detach the image

(ii) Remove the "[]" from Reference Name in External
Reference ESW and detach the Unreferenced image







Best Regards,

Mathavan



"Jimmy Bergmark" wrote in message
news:5133885@discussion.autodesk.com...
No problem to detach "unreferenced" or "not found" images here. Might be
drawing related.

--
Best Regards, Jimmy Bergmark
CAD and Database Developer Manager at www.pharmadule-emtunga.com
Blog: http://jtbworld.blogspot.com
JTB FlexReport (FLEXnet / FLEXlm report tool) -
http://www.jtbworld.com/jtbflexreport
SmartPurger (Purges automatically) - http://www.jtbworld.com/smartpurger.htm
or download some freeware at http://www.jtbworld.com
More on AutoCAD 2006 and 2007
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2006.htm
http://www.jtbworld.com/autocad2007.htm


"David Allen" wrote in message
news:5133816@discussion.autodesk.com...
In 2007 I cannot detach an unreferenced image
I recieved base files from a consultant and there were images attached
but they did not include the images. The references tool palette lists the
image but when I right click on it and click detach it will not detach
I can detach the image with the command CLASSICIMAGE

--
Dave

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