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amflasf
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Text Not Recognized

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10-04-2012 09:17 AM

Our titleblock file on one of the computers in the office is not recognizing the correct font styles.

The fonts are loaded but obviously something is not being recognized because it should not extend outside the parameters of the titleblock. Other machines don't have this issue. Anyone know what I need to do to get this to be corrected on the one machine?  See attached.

 

Thanks.

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pendean
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-08-2012 10:02 AM in reply to: amflasf

The one machine has the wrong font installed: fonts are external to the program, they are not embedded in files.

Match up all the fonts.

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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-08-2012 10:06 AM in reply to: amflasf

All fonts are already installed and that fixed the logo situation.

It's now just the content of the titleblock that is still messed up.

I can't figure out why. When I hit F2 it doesn't indicate any substitution for the font so I don't know why there is an issue.

Please advise further. Thanks!

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pendean
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-08-2012 11:19 AM in reply to: amflasf

Define "content of the titleblock that is still messed up" in more detail please: and what object types are they, FIELDS or ATTRIBUTES or just TEXT?

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amflasf
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-08-2012 09:26 PM in reply to: pendean

Content of Titleblock - where it says project name, drawing title, sheet.

They are set up as an Attribute.

Hope this helps with some additional thoughts on what I need to do to get it to work.

Thanks!

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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-09-2012 08:52 AM in reply to: amflasf

To followup on my previous reply, I checked the attribute and exploded it to see if it would register our font.

Everything seems to be registered correctly our text style matches the font that is loaded into the computer. Nothing seems to be substituted.

 

Further thoughts?

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pendean
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-12-2012 05:56 AM in reply to: amflasf

You'll have to share a DWG file if you can.

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amflasf
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-12-2012 09:31 AM in reply to: pendean

Ok. Here it is, I've etransmitted it all so you have the full deal.

Thanks!

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pendean
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-12-2012 02:14 PM in reply to: amflasf

You did not include the fonts, so the problem is replicated here and most likely the real issue with your user/titleblock.

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amflasf
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Re: Text Not Recognized

10-12-2012 02:29 PM in reply to: pendean

oh sorry i thought those would come through with the etransmit.

here's everything.

 

yes, it looks like that on my coworkers machines when they open the titleblock but all the fonts are loaded.

that's what is confusing.

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