AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

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bnowicki
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Registered: ‎05-09-2012
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Snapping and Viewing of Shapefile Features in Map

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05-09-2012 06:15 AM

I have several shapefiles that I have brought into a new autoCad drawing all with the same coordinate system. All display fine when zoomed out to the extents but when I zoom in the features dissappear. The scaleing is set to the default 0 to infinity insode of the styleing so they should dissapear like they are or like one would think if that was set to something else.

I also can not snap to these features while zoomed in either. 

 

What would be causing this?

 

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Robert_Fritz
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Registered: ‎12-08-2011
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Re: Snapping and Viewing of Shapefile Features in Map

05-09-2012 07:37 AM in reply to: bnowicki

hi,

 

if only some features disappear while zooming in - could be that the SHP index (*.idx)  file is damaged.

Just delete the idx files.

 

Applies to older an current version:

 

http://docs.autodesk.com/MAP/2013/ENU/files/readme-map.htm - search for "idx"

 

 

rob

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