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Edit and save DWF file

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11-22-2011 07:06 AM
We have a client with over 100.000 dwf files on their server. They want to change the filenames for a large numbers of files. Inside the drawing (and DWF) is a block with attributes and one attribute contains the filename. Is it possible to open a DWF file, search and replace the text and save it? It's an old version DWF (DWF V00.42) and it would be nice if we can use vb6 of for this. I know about the DWF Toolkit but that's C++, I have no experience with that. TIA. Patrick
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Re: Edit and save DWF file

11-22-2011 09:08 AM in reply to: AMFPV

No, you need to do it in the DWG file and recreate the DWF.

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Re: Edit and save DWF file

11-23-2011 12:01 AM in reply to: pendean
Hello Dean, thanks for the answer. It would save a lot of time if this would work but if it isn't possible then we have to create a new DWF file. Patrick

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