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akunkinga
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Registered: ‎03-19-2004
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Custom Scales

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11-14-2012 08:29 AM

Why can I not delete certain custom scales (created by others) when I look at the Viewport Scales whilst in Model veiw of the layout tab.

 

eg I have a drawing that has a custom scale of 111 and even though I reset the scales to metric it will not budge.

 

So every time I plot my drawing I have to change to 1:1

I have made a new page set up and saved it but it always reverts to this.

No xrefs attached to the drawing

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murray-clack
Posts: 1,804
Registered: ‎12-08-2003
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Re: Custom Scales

11-14-2012 09:19 AM in reply to: akunkinga

Most likely SOMETHING is using that scaling value (viewport? text?)

 

To get the plot scale to be 1:1 as the default, do the following:

1. Enter the command SCALELISTEDIT,

2. In the dialog box, select the 1:1 scale factor

3. Click the "Move Up" button until 1:1 is at the top of the list

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