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Post 11 of 19

Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-30-2013 01:55 PM in reply to: Pollmuller

Autodesk changes the right click menus all the time, it's not the drawing, it's in your CUI.

I want to see that block because it's AECpoint, that way I can find the command relates to it..

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Post 12 of 19

Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-30-2013 02:15 PM in reply to: Patchy

I just saved my 2013 drawing as 2010, let me know if this does or doens't work for you.

AUTOCAD Civil 3D 2013
Windows 7
Processor: Intel (R) Xeon (R) CPU W3565 @ 3.20GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 12.0GB
System Type: 64-bit

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Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 06:15 AM in reply to: Patchy

I opened your attached drawing with 2013 C3D but that point block wasn't there.

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Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 06:44 AM in reply to: Patchy

I'm not sure what you mean by point block. The points are in a point group...

AUTOCAD Civil 3D 2013
Windows 7
Processor: Intel (R) Xeon (R) CPU W3565 @ 3.20GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 12.0GB
System Type: 64-bit

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Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 06:48 AM in reply to: Patchy

Point block is a block brought in when it matches point description in field book or data file, point group is a group of identical points. That is how it defined back in land desk top.

Ask the civil 3D group, they know how to add that option to right click menu.

 

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Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 07:45 AM in reply to: Patchy

Oh ok cool. I'm going to have to look into that more because that would be super helpful for me!! CAD will take the points that you import and based on their descriptions sort them into different blocks? Very niffty!

 

But back to this issue, I just want to be able to flip the label from the left to the right. I always have 2 points in the same place and it used to be just a quick click to swap the label to the other side. I know I can make a label style on the opposite side but this way was much faster.

 

Just a selection from the right click menu...

 

 

AUTOCAD Civil 3D 2013
Windows 7
Processor: Intel (R) Xeon (R) CPU W3565 @ 3.20GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 12.0GB
System Type: 64-bit

Thanks

Erika
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Post 17 of 19

Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 08:00 AM in reply to: Pollmuller

If you can attach another drawing that created with C3D 2012 and has that block, I will find out what that comand is.

(Once it opened with 2013 and saved back to earlier version, all get messed up and difficult for me to find out)

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Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

01-31-2013 08:07 AM in reply to: Patchy

I don't know how to do that... sorry.

 

I only ever worked with point groups.

AUTOCAD Civil 3D 2013
Windows 7
Processor: Intel (R) Xeon (R) CPU W3565 @ 3.20GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 12.0GB
System Type: 64-bit

Thanks

Erika
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Post 19 of 19

Re: Right Click Menu Shortcut keys

02-05-2013 01:22 PM in reply to: Patchy

Thank you for all your help!!

 

This issue has been resolved and I'll be damned if I can tell you how I did it.

 

AUTOCAD Civil 3D 2013
Windows 7
Processor: Intel (R) Xeon (R) CPU W3565 @ 3.20GHz
Installed Memory (RAM): 12.0GB
System Type: 64-bit

Thanks

Erika
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