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sjlundin29
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Rotating a drawing

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09-03-2013 01:01 PM

Is there a way to see exactly what angle a 3D drawing has been rotated to?  I'm attemtping to rotate multiple drawings but I want them to be at the same angle.

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Charles_Shade
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-03-2013 06:09 PM in reply to: sjlundin29

Is this in DTV or another Autodesk product?

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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-05-2013 07:02 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade
Yes it is in DTV.
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-05-2013 07:13 AM in reply to: sjlundin29

Best I can tell the most you can do is use the Presets that are available under the dropdown View, Named Views, Preset Views.

In Help this is Views, 3D views for more information

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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-10-2013 07:30 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade
So there is no way to rotate to my preferred angle and then save that as a preset?
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-11-2013 12:11 PM in reply to: sjlundin29

Not that I see.

DTV is very limited and only meant to view a drawing. User input does not have much sway there.

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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-11-2013 12:21 PM in reply to: Charles_Shade
Would there be a way for me to do it if I had AutoCad?
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pendean
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-11-2013 12:57 PM in reply to: sjlundin29
yes.
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sjlundin29
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-12-2013 10:07 AM in reply to: sjlundin29

Okay so how would I go about creating my own custom rotation setting in AutoCAD?

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pendean
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Re: Rotating a drawing

09-12-2013 01:03 PM in reply to: sjlundin29

UCS command.
https://www.google.com/#q=rotate+a+drawing+in+autocad
or
DVIEW command, TWIST option.
https://www.google.com/#q=how+to+use+dview%27s+twist+option

 

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