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*Brian Winterscheidt
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ADT 06/07 -- Sheet Templates and Xrefs

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08-03-2006 06:22 AM
Is there any way to create an office-wide template that will reference
project-specific xrefs?

I guess what I'm looking for is a combination of hard-pathing and
relative pathing--ie, not ..\..\xref.dwg which specifies an explicit
number of directory levels from the current drawing, and not
C:\MyProject\xref.dwg because this won't change per project if it is
hard-coded in the template... But something more like
<%PROJECTDIR%>\xref.dwg

I could eliminate the path altogether, but then there is never any
guarantee that the correct project-specific file will *always* be loaded...

Any way to accomplish this?
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Brian Winterscheidt
LWPB Architecture
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
*Brian Winterscheidt
Message 2 of 4 (54 Views)

Re: ADT 06/07 -- Sheet Templates and Xrefs

08-03-2006 06:25 AM in reply to: *Brian Winterscheidt
Brian Winterscheidt wrote:
> Is there any way to create an office-wide template that will reference
> project-specific xrefs?
>
> I guess what I'm looking for is a combination of hard-pathing and
> relative pathing--ie, not ..\..\xref.dwg which specifies an explicit
> number of directory levels from the current drawing, and not
> C:\MyProject\xref.dwg because this won't change per project if it is
> hard-coded in the template... But something more like
> <%PROJECTDIR%>\xref.dwg
>
> I could eliminate the path altogether, but then there is never any
> guarantee that the correct project-specific file will *always* be loaded...
>
> Any way to accomplish this?


Oops, wrong group.

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Brian Winterscheidt
LWPB Architecture
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
*Corey A. Layton
Message 3 of 4 (54 Views)

Re: ADT 06/07 -- Sheet Templates and Xrefs

08-03-2006 06:57 AM in reply to: *Brian Winterscheidt
Brian Winterscheidt wrote:
> Oops, wrong group.

Really?

I thought that you can do *anything* with .NET;
if you set your mind to it?
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emilyli
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Message 4 of 4 (54 Views)

Re: ADT 06/07 -- Sheet Templates and Xrefs

10-27-2006 02:17 PM in reply to: *Brian Winterscheidt
did you figure out a way to do this?

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