AutoCAD 2013/2014/2015

AutoCAD 2013/2014/2015

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Registered: ‎08-28-2012
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Dimensions Not Snapping to Snaps in Paperspace

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08-28-2012 10:32 AM

I have just upgraded to 2013 from 2012. When dimensioning my viewports in paperspace, I will snap using the linear or aligned dimension and it will appear to snap to the first point, but when I snap on the other end, it will go somewhere way off the viewport or give me a "0" dim.


I've checked my snaps and other settings that I know of. 


Any thoughts?



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Registered: ‎07-12-2012
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Re: Dimensions Not Snapping to Snaps in Paperspace

08-28-2012 10:58 AM in reply to: benstark

If you are using associative dims and trying to dimension a 3D model, then see this post:


It appears that this is an "issue" in 2013

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Registered: ‎04-13-2009
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Re: Dimensions Not Snapping to Snaps in Paperspace

10-15-2014 12:43 PM in reply to: benstark

Turn off snap to "Insertion Point"  


Workflow will be much better with this off, otherwise things will go flying about.  

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