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chaz
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Symbols in C3D11

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11-03-2011 07:53 AM

Does C3D11 contain a symbol library for things like the north arrow, handicap symbols and the like?

 

chaz_

Try Design Center [CTRL+2].

 

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Allen

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awood
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Re: Symbols in C3D11

11-03-2011 08:04 AM in reply to: chaz

Check the Tool Palletes - they have all sorts of sample content.

There's also tons of free symbols if you search the web.

 

HTH

AWood

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AllenJessup
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Re: Symbols in C3D11

11-03-2011 08:19 AM in reply to: chaz

Try Design Center [CTRL+2].

 

dc.PNG

 

Allen

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chaz
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Re: Symbols in C3D11

11-03-2011 08:30 AM in reply to: AllenJessup

Thanks to all, Allen, great screen capture.

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AllenJessup
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Re: Symbols in C3D11

11-03-2011 08:34 AM in reply to: chaz

You're welcome. I presume that means you found it. I wondered why the reply to your post bombed out.:smileysurprised:

 

Allen

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chaz
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Re: Symbols in C3D11

11-03-2011 08:36 AM in reply to: AllenJessup

I did........thank you!

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Re: Symbols in C3D11

03-26-2012 01:58 PM in reply to: chaz

Why is there not a pull down menu with north arrows in it to choose from

like there used to be many moons ago??

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Re: Symbols in C3D11

03-27-2012 04:55 AM in reply to: djocwf54

As mentioned. Design Center is well suited for this. You can also add any blocks you want to a ToolPalette. Any block you use regularly should be part of your template.

 

We only use 2 different north arrows. One for plans and one for presentations. Both are in our template and can be accessed by the Insert command.

 

Allen

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Re: Symbols in C3D11

03-27-2012 06:13 AM in reply to: chaz

great  and thanks for the help

have a good day

                   dj

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