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Wishlist IV9: Open two windows for drawing and view multiple sheets

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10-04-2005 06:18 AM
I wish:

It was possible to open two windows for a drawing (Window => New Window) then be able to view different sheets in each window. Now, with IV9, if you open two windows then change drawing sheets in one window, the sheet changes for the other window too :-( The reason I came across this was I was trying to cut and paste text from one sheet to another by drag-and-drop, but since you can't look at two sheets at the same time, it doesn't seem possible.
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Re: Wishlist IV9: Open two windows for drawing and view multiple sheets

10-04-2005 07:29 PM in reply to: Josh_Petitt
I doubt you'll see any new features -- I'd call this a feature, not a bug fix -- in non-current versions of Autodesk software.
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View multiple drawing sheets in separate windows.

08-14-2011 09:35 PM in reply to: hallstevenson

I just tried to do this and could not.  Searching in WikiHelp and the forums I couldn't find any more posts about this.  Is there a way to have 2 different drawing sheets display in separate inventor windows?

Geoffrey Wheeler
IV Pro 2011 64bit SP2; Win7 Ultimate SP1
ASUS MB Intel i5-3450 @ 3.10 GHz, 8GB RAM
ATI AMD Radeon HD 6600 Series, 1GB RAM

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