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by StanTibbs
Sun May 15, 2022 5:04 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] latest update qcad-3.27.5 install
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Re: latest update qcad-3.27.5 install

thank you
I had downloaded only the *.zip file, OOps
by StanTibbs
Sun May 15, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] latest update qcad-3.27.5 install
Replies: 2
Views: 302

[solved] latest update qcad-3.27.5 install

05/15/22 How is the latest update qcad-3.27.5-pro-win64 installed I don't see the qcad-3.27.X-pro-win64-installer.msi as in the past. Thanks Stan Current installed: QCAD Professional Version: 3.27.1.0 (3.27.1) Internet: QCAD.org Build Date: Dec 13 2021 Revision: 2726424 Qt Version: 5.13.2 Architectu...
by StanTibbs
Thu Jan 06, 2022 2:10 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 2972

Re: introduction

Thank you ryancousins this is exactly what i was looking for!
by StanTibbs
Fri Sep 24, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change
Replies: 9
Views: 4185

Re: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change

I tried using the fractional heading as Andrew suggested, my head went for a spin I getting lost in the complexity of the fractional coordinates. Converting all the fractions back and forth with decimal values becomes very cumbersome. just not worthy of the effort. I also tried other base values, th...
by StanTibbs
Fri Sep 24, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change
Replies: 9
Views: 4185

Re: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change

CVH Thank you
your detailed description is exactly what I'm experiencing.
by StanTibbs
Thu Sep 23, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change
Replies: 9
Views: 4185

Re: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change

I tried as you suggested setting grid to fixed scale. grid goes away as described. Sorry this is not what i was looing for, I must have described the issue improperly. my needs for the grid scaling when zoomed out is needed. I understand the grid scale should change. the issue is the scale should be...
by StanTibbs
Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change
Replies: 9
Views: 4185

Zooming in & out causes grid scale to change

I have set the grid to X=.0625 Y=.0625 on all 4 viewports. When zooming in and out the grid scale changes from .0625 to 3.90625. When I use the grid settings defaults .01, then zooming in and out the grid scaling follows a smooth10s progression. Have I set something up wrong? Can I not use grid spac...
by StanTibbs
Wed Sep 22, 2021 2:17 am
Forum: Chat
Topic: Autocad to QCAD transition
Replies: 2
Views: 7241

Re: Autocad to QCAD transition

I'm with you as a transitioner from ACAD, only familiar with 2D drawing, hope we can help others.
by StanTibbs
Wed Sep 22, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: opening blocks & other *.dwg files
Replies: 0
Views: 3442

opening blocks & other *.dwg files

This may already be known.
opening *.dwg files where the lines look very blurred,
My user error.
I found to be not setting the
General: Drawing Units> Drawing Unit Option from "None" to something else, like "Inch".

Hope this helps some one. let me know if it did.

Stan 092121 0906pm
by StanTibbs
Wed Sep 22, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 2972

introduction

Name is Stan live in the mid eastern US. I have used ACAD on and off for about 30+years only for 2D, was very surprised how Qcad followed established premiere CAD program like the big boys. Actually very impressed! I tried the QCAD freebee for a about an hour, I had enough, Bought QCAD. Drivers seat...

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