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geokh
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modified date

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08-04-2012 01:30 AM

Greetings, i would like to ask u this....

 

Iam using AutoCAD map 3D and i want to find out how to add modified date, or creation date to quick properties or properties? So I can see when this layer or this 3dpolyline was created and if i can see also by whom it was created...

 

The summary i want to add modified field to each layer i make, so when i modified it i can see when it was modified or created and by which user

 

 

 

 

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Alfred.NESWADBA
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Re: modified date

08-05-2012 10:33 PM in reply to: geokh

Hi,

 

>>>crossposting<<<

 

You first need to write an app that watches creation and modifications of objects and save that date/time to the entities. If you have done these part of the work you can look for how to display this data in property-window.

Depending on what development-type you are using (ObjectARX, dotNET, LISP, ...) >>>this link<<< may be a help for how to get additional info displayed with the property window.

 

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geokh
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Re: modified date

08-05-2012 10:44 PM in reply to: geokh
Thx alfred, for ur help :smileyhappy: , my friend is there a way to use thirdparty application that can help me do this or an ready lisp that i can use , i will look at the link u gave me , but for now is there a fast solution ?
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Re: modified date

08-06-2012 02:13 AM in reply to: geokh

Hi,

 

>> but for now is there a fast solution ?

Sorry, I don't know any application that is storing modificationdate and creationdate on each entity.

And I think there are things to verify how you need it, e.g. what date should be stored on a polyline that is joined from two lines with different creation dates ..., what happens with items you insert into a new drawing (are they new created or do they have to take the date from their original drawing) .... and where do you store the date/time of a geometry-modification of type "delete" ... and there are a lot more items to take care of.

 

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