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dwk1204
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Issues with Cogo Points in Paper Space

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01-21-2014 07:48 AM

I have a drawing that contains all my cogo points xref'd into my main drawing. Model Space and Paper Space are both set to 1:100. The points look great in model space, but are about 5 times larger in paper space? I was wondering if it had something to do with it being an xref, but when I open the actual xref I get the same behavior?

 

Any help would be greatly appreciated and thanks in advance..

 

Civil 3D 2014

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Jay_B
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Re: Issues with Cogo Points in Paper Space

01-21-2014 08:43 AM in reply to: dwk1204

Verify the plot scale units in the Page Setup definition are set properly to inches or mm.

Jay

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andrewpuller3811
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Re: Issues with Cogo Points in Paper Space

01-22-2014 06:37 PM in reply to: dwk1204

Sounds like your Point Style setings.

 

Look into the Marker Size options for Point Styles.

 

You can set the marker (symbol) to -

 

  • Use Drawing Scale
  • Use Fixed Scale
  • Use Size in Absolute Units
  • Use Size Relative to Screen

I would gues your point styles are set to Use Drawing Scale or Use Size Relative to Screen.

 

Try this page -

 

http://docs.autodesk.com/CIV3D/2014/ENU/filesCUG/GUID-B0406250-A4F2-48CB-BEC2-781B0799FDE7.htm

If this fixed your issue, click on "Accept as Solution"

Andrew Puller
Maitland, NSW, Australia
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Intel core i7 2600 @ 3.40 GHz with 16GB Ram
Civil 3d 2013 64bit
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SurveyorLee
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Re: Issues with Cogo Points in Paper Space

01-25-2014 08:20 PM in reply to: andrewpuller3811

check yoru annotation scale settings too.  I had that issue with one of my drawings. 

Surveyor Lee

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