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*Terry W. Dotson
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Re: Has Autocad figured out how to explode ellipses?

03-18-2009 06:03 PM in reply to: JeroldL
JeroldL wrote:

> Where can I get the ToolPac's Convert software?

http://www.dotsoft.com/toolpac.htm

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Re: Has Autocad figured out how to explode ellipses?

01-02-2013 07:38 AM in reply to: JeroldL

JeroldL wrote:
....has Autocad ever figured out how to explode an ellipse

FWIW.... there is a brute force method for which the result is a single 2D polyline.

 

Use WMFOUT and WMFIN (UL corner of viewport is insertion point, and scale = 2 when using WMFIN)

It will be a block. Explode that and it's a 2D polyline.

 

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