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elaine.chan
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AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

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12-27-2012 07:52 PM

I'm using AutoCAD Mechanical 2013. I attempted to open igs & stp files with Inventor Fusion. The result, many common used functions in Mechanical has become DOS mode.

 

Eg. When I key in saveas, it will prompt me on the command line to sellect which version, then key in the entire path of the new file to be kept.

 

Can some experts share how to resolve it? MTIA:smileysad:

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DarrenP
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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

12-28-2012 06:11 AM in reply to: elaine.chan

fileDia  press enter then type in 1

try typing that into the command line

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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

01-01-2013 06:25 PM in reply to: elaine.chan

You're a god sent! Issue resolved! Thanks a million!

 

Can share what the problem was? Wanna learn more....

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elaine.chan
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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

01-06-2013 04:54 PM in reply to: DarrenP

Another issue: I can't open the Layer manager dialog box :smileyindifferent:

 

It prompted me to enter Layer/Object keys

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nannerdw
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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

01-07-2013 01:24 PM in reply to: elaine.chan

Type CMDDIA and set it equal to 1.

-Using Autodesk Inventor Professional 2012
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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical in "DOS" mode

01-15-2013 06:07 PM in reply to: nannerdw

A million thank you! Regards Elaine

 

 

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