AutoCAD Mechanical General Discussion

AutoCAD Mechanical General Discussion

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AutoCAD Mechanical 2013 and short cuts

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06-15-2012 12:12 AM



I'm using AutoCAD Mechanical a long time and now I changed to AutoCAD Mechanical 2013. There, I can't use any longer the short cuts, which are shown inside the acad.pgp. Is there a switch, where I can activate the short cuts again.




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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical 2013 and short cuts

07-05-2012 06:31 AM in reply to: christoph

uses the file version 2012, works



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Re: AutoCAD Mechanical 2013 and short cuts

07-05-2012 08:54 PM in reply to: christoph

Hello Christoph,


Have you used the Reinit command? That will reload your pgp file while your in Autocad. Along with closing Autocad and reopening it.

Are you using the AutoCAD pgp file under the support folder?

You can find your pgp filepath by type

(findfile "acad.pgp")
You can create your commands by opening the PGP file and putting them under the –User Defined Command Aliases. Make sure there are no duplicates with the existing ones.


Hope it helps.

Michael Su
SQA Engineer
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