AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

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Data Short cut editor

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10-09-2013 04:36 AM

What specifically does the data short cut editor do? I want to archive a project and redirect the data shortcuts to the archived folder, but keep getting a invalid path error trying to use find and replace.

 

What is the BP for doing this?

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Joseph D. Bouza, P.E. (one of 'THOSE' People) Civil 3D 2012 & 2013
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Re: Data Short cut editor

10-09-2013 06:53 AM in reply to: Joe-Bouza
Is your problem similar to mine?
http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/AutoCAD-Civil-3D-General/Change-source-file-amp-path-in-Data-Shortcuts...


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Re: Data Short cut editor

10-09-2013 07:25 AM in reply to: troma
Somewhat, except I did not rename anything. I copied my drawing files and the shortcut folder to an archive and I am trying to redirect the shortcuts to the archive location.
Thank you

Joseph D. Bouza, P.E. (one of 'THOSE' People) Civil 3D 2012 & 2013
HP Z210 Workstation
Intel Xeon CPU E31240 @ 3.30 Hz
12 GB Ram


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Re: Data Short cut editor

10-09-2013 07:47 AM in reply to: Joe-Bouza
My workaround on the other thread worked fine, which seems to be 'as designed'. So you're saying that you're trying to point to a drawing which has the same name as the old drawing, but in a different location, and you're getting the same error I was getting? In that case I don't know, because it worked fine for me.


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Re: Data Short cut editor

10-09-2013 12:24 PM in reply to: troma
That is correct. renaming would not be an equitable solution for me; too many files.
Thank you

Joseph D. Bouza, P.E. (one of 'THOSE' People) Civil 3D 2012 & 2013
HP Z210 Workstation
Intel Xeon CPU E31240 @ 3.30 Hz
12 GB Ram


Note: Its all Resistentialism, so keep calm and carry on

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