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jordan-CE11
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AREA = Adding the sum multiple areas in autocad light MARCH 11TH 2011

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03-11-2011 05:20 AM

Hi all I have a question I hope someone can help me with, I am a new user to autocad lt

 

I have a .dwg file that has 488 closed objects  I need to know the total sum of the area for all closed objects

 

 

I don't really want to have to use the line function for every single object to get each individual area then add them all together on a calculator.

 

 

I was hoping there would be a quicker method for this i need to know the total area of all 488 objects added together.

 

 

any help would be appreciated

 

 

Thanks in advance :smileyhappy:

 

Jordan

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pendean
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Registered: ‎11-06-2003
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Re: AREA = Adding the sum multiple areas in autocad light MARCH 11TH 2011

03-11-2011 05:51 AM in reply to: jordan-CE11

AREA command has an ADD function, use it's OBJECT option to select each closed area for a total.

It will highlight each one you pick as you go along.

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