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nsummitt
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Registered: ‎08-02-2010
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Saving changes to a dxf

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06-27-2013 08:51 AM

I sometimes have to deal with dxfs at work.. Autocad opens the files fine but once i have made the changes instead of just saving the darn file it asks me to overwrite it (same format btw) and then tells me i can't because somebody (autocad must be too stupid to realize who that person is) has the file open... no sh!t sherlock.... anyways... i just thought someone might know something about this.... man has this program gonna the heck in a handbasket since 2008

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antoniovinci
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Re: Saving changes to a dxf

06-27-2013 09:51 AM in reply to: nsummitt

Is that .DXF locally stored or somewhere in the network?

 

What happens if you simply "save as" using another DXF name?

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nsummitt
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Re: Saving changes to a dxf

06-27-2013 12:19 PM in reply to: nsummitt

it is on the network, but i do have the drive mapped for my computer.  the path i chose to access depends how much of a hurry i am 

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antoniovinci
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Re: Saving changes to a dxf

06-27-2013 02:36 PM in reply to: nsummitt

nsummitt wrote:

it is on the network


Take it locally, and try again, just to exclude Lan issues.

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