AutoCAD Electrical General Discussion

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Nata_ly
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Sheet attributes

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01-29-2013 06:19 AM

I know that Electrical has many hidden features, but they are often very difficult to get to.
I create a drawing template using. Wdt file. This issue is about drawing attributes not the project. Can I set them equality?
For example:
CAD `# =  DWGSUB
DWG `# = DWGNAM
But I need: CAD `# = DWG` # = DWGNAM


I just need 2 times indicate DWG `# in one block, and this is impossible, so I use CAD` #, the value which is equal to the DWG `#. And I couldnt set its value two times (not so lazy but users ask).

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s.wile
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Re: Sheet attributes

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

Since the attributes are different names it shouldn't be a problem at all. Just manually modify the .wdt file or WD_TB attribute.

 

The attribute method would look like this…

DWG`# = DWGNAM;CAD`# = DWGNAM

 

The .wdt method would look like this…

DWG`# = DWGNAM

CAD`# = DWGNAM

Stan Wile
http://myacade.blogspot.com/
IMAGINiT Technologies
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Nata_ly
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Re: Sheet attributes

01-31-2013 07:10 AM in reply to: s.wile

Perfect!

Thank you very much! Trying to assign compliance with ACE I have not noticed such a simple solution!
And thank you for your interesting blog. Really very useful.

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