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Congratulations Bill,  Glad to see you got it working.


Bill Allen, S.E. wrote:

> I can tell neither one of us is making any money this afternoon :o).
> I installed SP2 (again), shut down both sessions of AutoCAD I was running as
> well as my e-mail tried it again and it worked! In fact, it works real well.
> I can go into the imported graphic and edit it (change colors, etc.)
> although this defeats the point of the "one-step" process I was looking for.
> So, if you ever do want to venture into the world of Windows, WP8 will
> import graphics (and do a lot more than 6.2).
> Thanks again,
> Bill
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Roger Turk <73527.1356(--nospam--at)>
> To: seaoc(--nospam--at) <seaoc(--nospam--at)>
> Date: Friday, April 24, 1998 4:47 PM
> Subject: Re: Autocad to Wordperfect
> >Doing a little experimenting with WordPerfect 6.2 (DOS), I ran into
> problems
> >importing an HPGL (.PLT) file into my document, something that I did not
> >have trouble with in WordPerfect 5.1.  Looking thru my directory I found a
> >README.CV file that listed the conversion files necessary for various file
> >formats.  In order to insert an HPGL plot file in the document, the
> >conversion file, CVDHPGL.CVX, must be installed in the WordPerfect
> directory,
> >or where other .CVX files are located.
> >
> >I found the CVDHPGL.CVX file on the CDROM in \COREL\WP62 subdirectory and
> it
> >wasn't compressed or encrypted, hence, I only needed to COPY the file to my
> >WP62 directory.
> >
> >So, if you are having trouble importing an HPGL plot file into WordPerfect,
> >look to see if you have the conversion file on your drive.
> >
> >A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
> >Tucson, Arizona
> >
> >
> >