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pbyrnej
Posts: 7
Registered: ‎10-10-2007
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NEED TO TONE DOWN SNAP - CAN'T TRACE

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11-29-2012 10:38 PM

Whenever I insert an image into autodesk, I send it to it's own layer and lock it. But when I go back to layer one and start drawing the snap will default 100% to the image edges/corners and never right over the image. This makes drawing very trickey and SLOW!

 

Years back I traced within AutoCAD 2008 and I NEVER had this issue. Please tell me how I could tone down the snap or make the image visible but completely ignored by snap.

 

Thank you very much,

 

pbyrne

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StevenMac
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Registered: ‎02-20-2009
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Re: NEED TO TONE DOWN SNAP - CAN'T TRACE

11-30-2012 02:12 AM in reply to: pbyrnej

It's a shame you can't define the boundary of the cursor. I use a combination of hide layer and disable snap settings - what else can you do...

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pbyrnej
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Registered: ‎10-10-2007
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Re: NEED TO TONE DOWN SNAP - CAN'T TRACE

11-30-2012 11:10 PM in reply to: StevenMac

I wish Autodesk would release an update for AutoSketch 10, to correct this. IMO if a layer is locked it shouldn't be interacted with at all.

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