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kroohr
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True View 14

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07-08-2013 07:57 AM

Trying to print a drawing on letter size paper. No matter what setting I use, the drawing preview shows vertical and the paper is shown horizontal and that is the way the print comes out. I can not get it to print with the correct size and orientation.

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pendean
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Re: True View 14

07-08-2013 08:25 AM in reply to: kroohr
Post a screenshot of your PLOT dialog pop-up, let's see your chosen parameters.
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dindean
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Re: True View 14

09-19-2013 08:13 PM in reply to: kroohr

im having the same problem. when selecting paper size type lets say

ISO A4 (210 X 297) 

OR

ISO A4 (297 X 210)

 

the preview still shows  the same vertical paper. please aid on this matter. thanks

 

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Charles_Shade
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Re: True View 14

09-20-2013 05:08 AM in reply to: dindean

Welcome to the Autodesk Forums!

 

This preview here (red rectangle) or when you hit the Preview button in the bottom left?

 

Preview.jpg

 

And is the heavy black arrow at the bottom right pointing left or right?

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dindean
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Re: True View 14

09-22-2013 05:17 PM in reply to: Charles_Shade
didn't notice the right arrow is clickable. Problem solved after
selecting proper Drawing Orientation.
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rkmcswain
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Re: True View 14

09-26-2013 04:45 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade

Charles_Shade wrote:

And is the heavy black arrow at the bottom right pointing left or right?


Talk about something that would take the programmers about 1 minute to FIX.

Who thought of hiding a portion of the PLOT dialog as a default, and why??

Makes zero sense.

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Charles_Shade
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Re: True View 14

09-26-2013 02:00 PM in reply to: rkmcswain

The dialog fit better that way on a 4:3 CRT perhaps?

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pendean
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Re: True View 14

09-26-2013 02:09 PM in reply to: Charles_Shade
Back in the day it was a highly visible second tab: this little tiny button isn't working for many users in a rush.
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Charles_Shade
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Re: True View 14

09-26-2013 09:46 PM in reply to: pendean

But I do like the question as to why?

Probably never been asked.

Recently.

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pendean
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Re: True View 14

09-28-2013 04:38 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade
Why? They like to redesign the popups every now and then. Probably no real deep hidden secret or reason. Human nature not to think of consequences sometimes.
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