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anderson51
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Table coming in mirrored?

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02-07-2013 10:32 AM

Hi, We use a table with an inserted jpeg image (company logo) as our title block. Everything works fine when you start a new drawing, however, when one tries to insert the template into an existing drawing or thru a new layout, the table that is our title block comes in mirrored with the rows and columns all out of whack. Any ideas as to why this is?

 

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pendean
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-08-2013 05:36 AM in reply to: anderson51

Rotated UCS?

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dmfrazier
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-08-2013 01:21 PM in reply to: anderson51

"...when one tries to insert the template into an existing drawing or thru a new layout..."

Perhaps there is an existing (competing) block definition already in the existing drawing. (?)

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anderson51
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-08-2013 01:23 PM in reply to: dmfrazier
It's a table, it only does it on older (pre-table) dwg's....I think that might be the problem?
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pendean
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-08-2013 01:38 PM in reply to: anderson51

The program, not the version/age of the file, controls the table AFAIK.

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anderson51
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-08-2013 01:40 PM in reply to: pendean
Then I'm not sure why....its only happening when I try and insert the template into older prints.
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JGerth
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Re: Table coming in mirrored?

02-13-2013 09:36 AM in reply to: anderson51

can you verify that there is not an already existing block of the same name in the file?

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