AutoCAD 2007/2008/2009

AutoCAD 2007/2008/2009

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open AutoCAD using Microstation drawing

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01-14-2013 10:22 AM

In need of a command that when I click on the Microstation drawing it opens it in AutoCAD however when I'm done with modifications its still saved as Microstation. If anyone has any good idea's I'm all ears. Thank you.

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Re: open AutoCAD using Microstation drawing

01-14-2013 03:31 PM in reply to: confused_CAD_Girl

Look into command DGNEXPORT and DGNIMPORT.


Reassociation of a file extension does not work here.

One has to open AutoCAD and either Import or Export from there.


If no toolbar (or ribbon) for these commands, create one is not that difficult.




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