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Combine Two Drawings Into One

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01-14-2013 09:47 AM

I need to have two people working in the same dwg, basically at the same time.  We call it an Assembly Plan.  Everything is done in model space.  I want to be able to have each of them basically work in the same dwg and at the end of the day, BOTH of their work is saved in one dwg, but no double lines, etc.

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Patchy
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Re: Combine Two Drawings Into One

01-14-2013 10:21 AM in reply to: ebland_0724

1 will be read only.

Have 1 person Xref the main drawing, then later INSERT  in the main drawing.

If they overlapped, OVERKILL them.

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imadhabash
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Registered: ‎08-06-2008
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Re: Combine Two Drawings Into One

01-14-2013 11:09 PM in reply to: ebland_0724

Hi,

 

AutoCAD doesn't work on that way.even if you use xref,it will be useless.

 

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