AutoCAD 2004/2005/2006

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apojoe69
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Registered: ‎10-11-2006
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dimension hook

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12-22-2006 11:33 AM
Is there a command that eliminates the hook on dims?
*Bill DeShawn
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Re: dimension hook

12-22-2006 08:46 PM in reply to: apojoe69
Please explain further.

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Bill DeShawn
bdeshawn@nospamsterling.net
http://my.sterling.net/~bdeshawn
(website link works now)

wrote in message news:5434394@discussion.autodesk.com...
Is there a command that eliminates the hook on dims?
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apojoe69
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Re: dimension hook

12-27-2006 06:13 AM in reply to: apojoe69
enter quick leader. pull leader & right click to "enter mtext". enter & right click. hook is the short horizontal line just before the text. setvar or command to eliminate this hook altogether?
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teiarch
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Re: dimension hook

12-27-2006 11:57 AM in reply to: apojoe69
qleader > settings > play around with the number of leader segments.....
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madcadd
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Re: dimension hook

12-28-2006 07:29 AM in reply to: apojoe69
teiarch said;

>>qleader > settings > play around with the number of leader segments.....

I say to teiarch, try out your suggestions B4 you suggest them. Yours don't work.

OK joe, to eliminate the "hook", you also have to eliminate the mtext, so just check the none box under Leader Line & Arrow, then add your own text.

I tested mine first teiarch, and.... it works!!! :-)
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teiarch
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Re: dimension hook

12-28-2006 02:35 PM in reply to: apojoe69
Hey, madcadd: How's it going? Like I care.....
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madcadd
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Re: dimension hook

12-29-2006 06:50 AM in reply to: apojoe69
I know...and now, I don't either, why? Because I only have one day left 'til retirement. Yes sir, Tues. Jan 2, 2007.

When you are occupying that chair they have reserved for you at the Track, have me paged sometime...I may be there.

Michael Davidson, or just Mike. It's a long shot that we'd be there at the same time, but life is full of coincidences. I'll be the good looking 60 yr old that looks 50....52.....55 tops!

Have a great 2007!
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