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alderliesteng
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Registered: ‎08-10-2012
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Promote Data References When Using eTransmit

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01-31-2013 02:04 PM

I know that data referenced drawings can be included in an eTransmit.  However the drefs don't appear to repath when doing so.  Does anyone know of a way to promote data references using eTransmit?

 

For context, we are trying to find a good way to archive all the project files at certain milestones.  eTransmit does a good job of gathering up all the files referenced in a sheet set.  It appears to repath the acad xrefs but the drefs still refer back to the working model files.

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pendean
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Re: Promote Data References When Using eTransmit

02-04-2013 05:56 AM in reply to: alderliesteng

Are you actively selecting the option to remove Xref paths in eTRANSMIT? It's not automatic, you actually have to select the option under Transmittal Setups>Modify>PATH OPTIONS section of the Modify Transmitall Setup pop-up.

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JGerth
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Registered: ‎12-05-2005
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Re: Promote Data References When Using eTransmit

02-04-2013 11:26 AM in reply to: pendean

For DRefs, you'll likely get bett information in the Civil3D forum, rather than the generic Acad one.

 

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/AutoCAD-Civil-3D/ct-p/66

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randyspear6624
Posts: 412
Registered: ‎10-12-2004
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Re: Promote Data References When Using eTransmit

04-08-2014 01:38 PM in reply to: JGerth

did anyone ever find a solution to this? I'd like to do it either way... there's no option to promote or repath data references in c3d 2014.

 

Also, I prefer to specify to use organized folder structure but it just sticks my data references in the root folder.

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