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ToanDN
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Break table

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07-27-2009 03:43 PM
Can I set a table so that when it reaches a certain height it will create another one next to it? In other words, I would like for a table to become several shorter ones instead of a very long one with out manually copying and erasing rows from them?

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*Dean Saadallah
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Re: Break table

07-28-2009 05:24 AM in reply to: ToanDN
No such ability.

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*Terry W. Dotson
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Re: Break table

07-28-2009 05:37 AM in reply to: ToanDN
TeamSquid wrote:

> Can I set a table so that when it reaches a certain height it will
> create another one next to it? In other words, I would like for a
> table to become several shorter ones instead of a very long one with
> out manually copying and erasing rows from them?

In newer versions of AutoCAD you can grab a triangular grip in the
bottom middle and control the maximum height, it will automatically
create and maintain the splits, even as you insert/delete rows.

If a newer AutoCAD is not an option, take a look at the Table Tools
section of ToolPac 11.0 at http://www.dotsoft.com/legacy/toolpac.htm
it can split and join your tables in 2006.

Split Demo: http://www.dotsoft.com/legacy/demos/tptblsplit.htm
Join Demo: http://www.dotsoft.com/legacy/demos/tptbljoin.htm

Terry
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