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ROB K
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Copy and paste

Postby ROB K » Thu May 26, 2016 1:53 am

I am a new user using the free download package on my Mac. Why is it when I copy a dwg into a new dwg the centre and hidden lines are now continuous lines? Rob K

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Re: Copy and paste

Postby Husky » Thu May 26, 2016 2:32 am

Hi ROB K - welcome to the forum,

ROB K wrote:I am a new user using the free download package on my Mac. Why is it when I copy a dwg into a new dwg the centre and hidden lines are now continuous lines? Rob K

After launching the "Paste" tool an option bar pops up. Sounds to me the "To current layer" is checked in this bar. Please deselect that and try again.

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"To current Layer" means your entities will adopt the Line attributes from the active Layer.
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Re: Copy and paste

Postby ROB K » Thu May 26, 2016 8:56 pm

Thanks Husky. Dead simple when you know Rob K


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