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SveinE
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PDF Line weight

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06-30-2010 05:29 AM

Hi

 

When printing to PDF from IV the Line weight is to thick even when removing "Object Line weight"

How to control this ?

 

 

br

Svein

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delineryan
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Re: PDF Line weight

06-30-2010 05:38 AM in reply to: SveinE

Its in the options section when you save the PDF, see picture.

 

Ryan

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Re: PDF Line weight

06-30-2010 05:45 AM in reply to: delineryan

Hi

 

Thanks for quick reply, but this is what I have done.

I wan't it thinner? Is there an setting to control that?

If you save the IDW as DWG an then print to PDF the lines are thinner, so I think it is an Inventor setting

 

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Re: PDF Line weight

06-30-2010 05:48 AM in reply to: SveinE

I am not too sure, I only use dwg's, maybe someone else has some expertise in this area.  That check box is what I use to control line weights on pdfs. 

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Re: PDF Line weight

06-30-2010 06:19 AM in reply to: SveinE

edit the layers used and set the lineweights there (or set them to zero maybe)

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