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sixpack_cuda
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GIZMO Off

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01-25-2013 06:54 AM

Is there any way to permanently and globally turn off the Gizmo? I'm constantly setting DEFAULTGIZMO to 3 in my drawings, but it resets to 1 after reopening the drawing.

 

I'm using MEP 2013. Any help is appreciated!

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Joshua.Benoist
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Re: GIZMO Off

01-30-2013 12:18 PM in reply to: sixpack_cuda

See http://screencast.com/t/DJPct3lphz

Behavior cannot be changed.

 

Joshua

 

 


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sixpack_cuda
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Re: GIZMO Off

01-30-2013 12:22 PM in reply to: sixpack_cuda

That is, disappointing.  But thanks for your reply.

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jvernice
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Re: GIZMO Off

02-02-2013 06:58 AM in reply to: sixpack_cuda

Just add the following line to your acaddoc.lsp file:

 

(setvar "DEFAULTGIZMO" 3)

 

If you haven’t already created an acaddoc.lsp file, use notepad to save one in C:\Users\<loginname>\AppData\Roaming\Autodesk\MEP 2012\enu\Support.

 

JMV

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sixpack_cuda
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Re: GIZMO Off

02-04-2013 06:56 AM in reply to: jvernice

That worked perfectly, thank you!

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