AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

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IanMcClain
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Flatten point styles to elevation

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09-21-2012 02:54 PM

Is there a way to change all your point styles display mode (flatten to elevation, use point elevation, or exaggerate elevation) at once? I don't mean make a new style and then apply it to all points: I want to systematically change it for all my current point styles.

 

-Ian McClain
(running C3D 2012 sp4, Win7 64bit, 8GB)

SBoon wrote:

Nope.  Point styles have to be edited one at a time.


Unless you know someone who can whip up a quick lisp to do it for you. :-) See attached lisp file.

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sboon
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Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

09-21-2012 04:32 PM in reply to: IanMcClain

Nope.  Point styles have to be edited one at a time.

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Jeff_M
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Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

09-21-2012 08:36 PM in reply to: sboon

SBoon wrote:

Nope.  Point styles have to be edited one at a time.


Unless you know someone who can whip up a quick lisp to do it for you. :-) See attached lisp file.

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nostupidquestions
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Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

09-24-2012 11:55 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

dang! thanks!

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IanMcClain
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Message 5 of 7 (548 Views)

Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

09-27-2012 07:35 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

Awesome! Thanks!

 

I really need to learn LISP :smileyhappy:

-Ian McClain
(running C3D 2012 sp4, Win7 64bit, 8GB)
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PPanek
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Registered: ‎02-08-2013
Message 6 of 7 (371 Views)

Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

08-14-2013 07:47 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

Jeff,

 

Thank you for very useful SETPOINTDISPLAYMODE.lsp code. There should be a way of global editing of other Point Style settings e.g. "leader stops at marker: no" or Orientation Reference etc.

I have a problem though: after successfully executing SETPOINTDISPLAYMODE.lsp for several times, it stopped working:
The error message is as follows:

 

Command: SETPOINTDISPLAYMODE
; error: Automation Error. Problem in loading application

 

Any idea how to fix it?

 

Thank you,

Przemek

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DonMBW
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Registered: ‎07-16-2014
Message 7 of 7 (126 Views)

Re: Flatten point styles to elevation

07-18-2014 10:35 AM in reply to: Jeff_M

Any chance you have a Civil 3D 2015 Version of your setpointdisplaymode.lsp?

 

Don

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