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nh0mad
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Registered: ‎11-10-2009
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AutoCAD 2011 MEP Express tools

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05-24-2010 10:45 AM
Hi all...
I recently upgraded to MEP 2011. I cannot get express tools to work. I have them pathed to the express folder, and loaded the acetmain.cuix with MENULOAD. I have typed "EXPRESSTOOLS" and "EXPRESSMENU". Both state they have loaded successfully. However, when I try to use any express tools command i get the message "Unknown Command"
Any idea's???
Thanks!
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Mep09Developer
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Registered: ‎11-03-2008
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Re: AutoCAD 2011 MEP Express tools

05-25-2010 09:50 AM in reply to: nh0mad
I had to Add/Remove Programs to install it from the disk. Then, I simply went into CUI and added Express to my current workspace menu. I did not have to path any folders or specifically load anything with MENULOAD. It works OK for me. Do you have the folder called Express in your AMEP 2011 folder?
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yishu_xu
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Registered: ‎07-08-2008
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Re: AutoCAD 2011 MEP Express tools

05-25-2010 09:52 PM in reply to: nh0mad
Hi
If you have load the express tool menu.
I think you have to customize your workspace (command: CUI) to confirm the express tools checked for the ribbon in this workspace.
see the attachment.
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nh0mad
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Registered: ‎11-10-2009
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Re: AutoCAD 2011 MEP Express tools

05-26-2010 08:27 AM in reply to: nh0mad
Got it...thanks folks!
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jedenton
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Re: AutoCAD 2011 MEP Express tools

11-19-2012 10:28 AM in reply to: nh0mad

what if they are not checked?...no check boxes present??

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