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dustinr91
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how do I link Inventor .ipt data with .dwg in autocad

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10-04-2012 12:21 PM

Hi Everyone,

 

                     I understand how to link a 3D.dwg with a 2D.dwg, but what I'm having trouble with now is linking the data,

is there anyway to create a table and link data directly from the .ipt to the .dwg that would update when I edited or revised the .ipt. I know that you can do this by exporting the parameters in an excel file then importing them to the .dwg but once I do that there isn't anyway to auto update the data.... I'm not sure that this made a lot of since, but I’ve done everything I can think of to get this to work and I’m stumped. If you have any suggestions or know how to do this I would owe you big

    Thanks,

         Dustin P.

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harco
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Re: how do I link Inventor .ipt data with .dwg in autocad

10-04-2012 01:36 PM in reply to: dustinr91

You can pull parameters into a text box by parameter name.

This will show the parameter value and update as the model updates.

 

Have a look at the help below

http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2012/Help/0073-Autodesk73/0611-Drawings611/0633-Drawing_63...

 

+ Format text
   + Model, Drawing, and Custom Properties
       Add Text Parameter
   + Parameters
       Add parameter

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