Our office is in the process of moving from R14 to 2002. We have been
using a thin install of R14 and are attempting a thin install and started
I have found it takes 45 seconds to open and load our default template dwg.
With AC14 is takes 15 seconds. I have installed a stand alone copy of
AC2002 which starts much liked AC14. I have noted AC2002 seems to start
quickly but almost stops when loading the template.
Two stations we have installed perform the same way. Network hardware is
100 Meg, The copy of R14 is run on an NT server with NT client.
AC2002 is running on a new server running from Windows 2000 to NT Client.
I don't have all the details of the new server. I know our network guys
have checked all they could think of to improve performance.
1. Could anyone running a Windows 2000 network report how long it takes you
to open a new drawing started as a template.
2. Are there help files or notes somewhere. We did some looking on