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avanburen05
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Registered: ‎10-19-2012
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Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

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10-19-2012 09:13 AM

I intalled AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac and the Menu Bar (not a ribbon) and the Tool Bars are missing.  When it initiated all of the UI tools were missing, ei command line, status bar, layer, properties, references, etc.  I manually added those components through commands.  But, the Menu bar and Tool Bars are NO Where to be found.  Even when I type in "TOOL" nothing happens.  In addition, after using this for a week, I have crashed it 12 times usually in the middle of a command.  Hot grip use crashes it for example.  

 

Has anyone else encountered these problems?  Found a solution?

 

Thank you!

Angela

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wei503
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Registered: ‎05-13-2009
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Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

10-22-2012 12:33 AM in reply to: avanburen05

Hi Angela,

 

Regarding to the menu/tool palette missing, could you please try the steps below:

click AutoCAD LT 2013 menu > Preferences > go to tab Applications > click Reset Application Options button

 

About the crashes, did you send out the crash report? If so, please let me know what email you input when sent the report.

 

And please let me know the version of your AutoCAD. You can get it by click menu AutoCAD LT 2013 > About AutoCAD LT 2013


Thanks,
Wei

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avanburen05
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Message 3 of 10 (13,143 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

10-22-2012 10:07 AM in reply to: wei503

I performed the reset.  No change.  The error reports were sent under DJAngelaV@yahoo.com .  Thank you.

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krohned1
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Registered: ‎12-13-2012
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Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

03-29-2013 06:05 PM in reply to: wei503

I am also having the same problem. I have tried resetting the application options. It seems to make no difference. I have no menu and no tools in the tool palette. 

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lieselore.vdc
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Registered: ‎05-08-2013
Message 5 of 10 (10,649 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

05-08-2013 02:46 PM in reply to: krohned1

I have also a simular problem. 
My autocad was crashing and now there are no tools on the left an my title bar is gone

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maxim_k
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Registered: ‎07-22-2010
Message 6 of 10 (10,639 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

05-08-2013 10:00 PM in reply to: lieselore.vdc
Hi,
Have you tried to Reset Application Options as described in post #2? here:
http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/AutoCAD-for-Mac/Toolbars-and-Menus-Missing-in-AutoCAD-LT-2013-for-Mac/...

maxim
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lieselore.vdc
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Message 7 of 10 (10,630 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

05-09-2013 04:06 AM in reply to: maxim_k

Hi 


Maybe I did something wrong yesterdag when i tried it, but now it works with the preferences!
I reinstalled autocad and it's back.

 
Thanks a lot

 

Lieselore VDC

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krohned1
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Registered: ‎12-13-2012
Message 8 of 10 (10,612 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

05-09-2013 03:54 PM in reply to: avanburen05

resetting the options didn't work for me. It's still unusable.

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lieselore.vdc
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Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

05-09-2013 04:12 PM in reply to: avanburen05

Did you reinstall your autocad? 

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wei503
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Registered: ‎05-13-2009
Message 10 of 10 (8,741 Views)

Re: Toolbars and Menus Missing in AutoCAD LT 2013 for Mac

07-16-2013 06:34 AM in reply to: krohned1

If reset does not work, maybe there are some permission problems. 

 

Please try this solution:

http://upandready.typepad.com/up_and_ready/2013/02/autocad-lt-2013-for-the-mac-missing-menu-and-tool...

 

Thanks,
Wei

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