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jason75
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System variables sorting programs (autocad2013)

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07-22-2012 05:06 PM

Has anyone a easy way to compare the system variables from 2 autocads. So I can find out what setting have changed between them. E.G. my new cad 2013 can not remember the the director that I was in last. But the auto cad 2013 just beside me does remember the last directory folder is used. And my old cad2012 can ???. And I will open the first folder, that appears in the placelist. So I have to keep moving the current folder to the top each time.

 

 

Command: '_setvar Enter variable name or [?]: ?

Enter variable(s) to list <*>:

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jason75
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Autocad 2013 can not remember current working folder

07-22-2012 05:09 PM in reply to: jason75

E.G. my new cad 2013 can not remember the the director that I was in last. But the auto cad 2013 just beside me does remember the last directory folder is used. And my old cad2012 can ???. And I will open the first folder, that appears in the placelist. So I have to keep moving the current folder to the top each time.

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rkmcswain
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Re: Autocad 2013 can not remember current working folder

07-23-2012 05:47 AM in reply to: jason75

Are you referring to the behavior affected by the REMEMBERFOLDERS system variable?

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dbroad
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Re: System variables sorting programs (autocad2013)

07-23-2012 06:45 AM in reply to: jason75

I think the difference you are looking for in your example is REMEMBERFOLDERS.  I don't think that is drawing resident.

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Re: System variables sorting programs (autocad2013)

07-23-2012 04:06 PM in reply to: jason75

rememberfolders was already set to 1. I have changed it to 0 closed cad opened set to 1 again closed and opened and still the same problem.

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GrantsPirate
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Re: System variables sorting programs (autocad2013)

07-24-2012 05:48 AM in reply to: jason75

You should set it to 0 and try it for a while.  I think help does a bad job of describing how that variable works.

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Re: System variables sorting programs (autocad2013)

10-05-2012 12:49 AM in reply to: jason75

Do you think there is a windows that may also affect this command

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