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cadman33619
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Enter name of drawing to open?

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08-20-2009 06:11 AM
All of a sudden autocad (2007) is asking me for the name of the drawing I want to open when I click the open button or when I select open from the file menue. Normally it just opens the folder where my drawings are stored.

What changed?

Thanks
cadman33619
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Janet2009
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Re: Enter name of drawing to open?

08-20-2009 06:16 AM in reply to: cadman33619
Something did.
May be FILEDIA is set at 0 instead of 1
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Re: Enter name of drawing to open?

08-20-2009 06:38 AM in reply to: cadman33619
That was it...

Thanks Janet. Not sure how that changed.
(gremlins, i guess)
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Re: Enter name of drawing to open?

08-20-2009 06:58 AM in reply to: cadman33619
Whaen Autocad crashed or locked up, it sometimes do that.
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Re: Enter name of drawing to open?

09-15-2012 07:08 PM in reply to: cadman33619

MAN what a life saver. i've been struggling with that for days. THANKS!!!!!

 

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