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XReff Manager and 3rd party software.

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07-27-2012 03:09 PM

Anyone have any experience with XRef Manager when 3rd part objects exist in the files? Is AutoCAD MEP Xref manager forgiving where custom objects are concerned... or is there a concerning risk of damaging the 3rd party objects. 


We did this one other time, but only in one office... I had the users resolve XRef paths only for XRefs in their own 'host' model files.


Any thoughts?

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Registered: ‎05-21-2003
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Re: XReff Manager and 3rd party software.

08-03-2012 11:42 AM in reply to: mdhutchinson

I have a 3rd party app running in Civil 3D. It doesn't seem to bother anything. But I don't think the app generates any objects on it's own. It just adds on to the Civil objects. You could probably do a couple of tests on copies of files to find out if yours will be affected.



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