Visual LISP, AutoLISP and General Customization

Visual LISP, AutoLISP and General Customization

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goduke21
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diesel and xref

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08-04-2005 10:43 AM
is there anyway to have a disel expression, the filename in an xref and not have it changed when xref into another drawing, everytime i try it, the expression in the xref changes to the drawing its referenced into. thanks
*James Maeding
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Re: diesel and xref

08-04-2005 10:48 AM in reply to: goduke21
so sounds like you are using Rtext or fields.
I would say no, you have to "hardcode" the text to the filename, do not make it reactive with diesel.


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|>is there anyway to have a disel expression, the filename in an xref and not have it changed when xref into another drawing, everytime i try it, the expression in the xref changes to the drawing its referenced into. thanks

James Maeding
Civil Engineer and Programmer
jmaeding - athunsaker - com
*Gary Fowler
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Re: diesel and xref

08-04-2005 12:20 PM in reply to: goduke21
Here is what I have been using for ten years:
Automatically updates with my redefined save command. (updates text on that
layer)

Directory: F:\Jobs\2003\031226\acad\ File: A2-01b.dwg Date: March 05, 2005
4:14 p.m. Scale: 1=96 By: CAD_5 Xref's: ("2436TB" "BL-01" "SEAL"
"UTB21032" "UTC21190")

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Thanks
Gary Fowler








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is there anyway to have a disel expression, the filename in an xref and not
have it changed when xref into another drawing, everytime i try it, the
expression in the xref changes to the drawing its referenced into. thanks
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