Inventor General Discussion

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Inventor drawing only lets me view cant make changes

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11-08-2012 09:44 AM

I have recently had Inventor installed and replaced my Autocad 14 .

I can open my drawings but will not let me make any changes it is like a read only or view file

Do i need to convert  my old  autocad files to a diferent format ?

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Re: Inventor drawing only lets me view cant make changes

11-08-2012 11:27 AM in reply to: LearKit

Inventor is a solid modeling program, it was not really meant to directly replace Autocad, which is generally a 2D drafting system.  It looks like you can insert and edit attributes of blocks that are already defined in the drawing in Autocad,... but can't really do much more with them.

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