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Copy linework from Civil 3D to 2009

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09-26-2012 07:28 AM

I go back and forth between older drawings in 2009 a lot while my current drawings are in Civil 3d 2012.  Is there a way to copy linework from a Civil 3D drawing into my 2009 drawing easily.  I used to be able to copy and paste between drawings but that doesn't work between these versions.  Right now I have to wblock out the linework and open that new drawing and save as 2004 then import it into the old drawing.

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Re: Copy linework from Civil 3D to 2009

09-26-2012 08:07 AM in reply to: mahoneym

You can WBlock directly to the 2007 file format to eliminate the need to open/save the wblock file. Expand the Files of Type option at the bottom of the Browse for FIle dialog when choosing the file to save as.

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