AutoCAD 2010/2011/2012

AutoCAD 2010/2011/2012

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biplab_bera
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Registered: ‎03-21-2012
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How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2010?

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03-21-2012 06:04 AM

i use auto cad 2010.In my computer .dwg file is deleted but .bak is in my computer but when i rename the .bak file to .dwg file but it not open in auto cad 2010.

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DSM_dude
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Registered: ‎03-08-2011
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Re: How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2010?

03-21-2012 10:22 AM in reply to: biplab_bera

Can you post the .bak file?

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biplab_bera
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Registered: ‎03-21-2012
Message 3 of 6 (3,773 Views)

Re: How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2010?

03-21-2012 11:10 PM in reply to: DSM_dude

but this file is not up load..in blog spot..

i attach this file here....

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JGerth
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Re: How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2010?

03-22-2012 04:21 AM in reply to: biplab_bera

opens fine here, as an Acad 2000 format file.

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rajenonwork
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Registered: ‎08-29-2013
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Re: How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2007?

08-29-2013 09:09 PM in reply to: biplab_bera

How can i open an AutoCad-2007 bak file

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pendean
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Registered: ‎11-06-2003
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Re: How to open auto cad back up file in auto cad 2010?

08-30-2013 03:52 AM in reply to: biplab_bera
Ensure Windows is set up to display file extensions, then rename the BAK to DWG: if not you are not changing the extension at all, you are just adding th the file name.
Your zip file contains only the BAK and renaming it seems to let me open it just fine.
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