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Charles_Shade
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Uploading *.pat files

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08-16-2012 12:36 PM

Why can we not upload a Hatch Pattern File?

 

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Jillian.Bejtlich
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Re: Uploading *.pat files

08-16-2012 12:46 PM in reply to: Charles_Shade

Ah, the good ol' unsupported file type. Let me see what it takes to get .pat added in.

 

For now, if I'm not mistaken, can you change the .pat to a .txt and put in the instructions to just change it back to a .pat? I haven't used that part of AutoCAD in awhile. :smileysad:



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Re: Uploading *.pat files

08-16-2012 01:06 PM in reply to: Jillian.Bejtlich

You can send it as a Zip file so uploading is not really an issue.

It is just interesting that such a standard part of AutoCAD is not allowed to be uploaded in the Forum.

I'm just wondering if there is something somewhere nefarious that usually comes to call as a pat file therefore it is easier not to allow them here.

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Re: Uploading *.pat files

08-20-2012 07:57 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade

Charles,

 

We just added .pat to the list of accepted files so it should be alright now!

 

Hope this helps!



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Re: Uploading *.pat files

08-20-2012 09:31 AM in reply to: Jillian.Bejtlich

Thanks.

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