AutoCAD 2010/2011/2012

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AllenJessup
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Tip - Alias sometimes yields Unknown Command

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12-14-2012 10:42 AM

I has a problem where one of my simple 2 letter aliases would yield Unknown Command. Sometimes 2 out of 3 times. I noticed that if I typed it more slowly it would work.

 

What I found out was that if Autocomplete is turned on and you don't give it the time to bring up the Aliased command. You will get the Unknown Command result.

 

I improved that by setting AutoCompleteDelay to 0.01 seconds. Now I can almost never hit enter before the command is autocompleted.

 

I think this kind of negates the idea of having a delay at all. But.....

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