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RE: AUTOCAD: What's Your Preference?

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Remember on your view port, once you set the scale needed, lock the display,
then when editing model space through a view port your scale does not get
altered. 

Jason

-----Original Message-----
From: PLD D [mailto:pdall2(--nospam--at)hotmail.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 6:06 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: AUTOCAD: What's Your Preference?

That works great, thanks Jason...  I just have to be sure to do all my 
modifications within the viewport in paperspace.


>From: "Jason Christensen" <jason.christensen(--nospam--at)es2eng.com>
>Reply-To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
>To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
>Subject: RE: AUTOCAD: What's Your Preference?
>Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2006 18:56:42 -0700
>
>You could select the check box in the dimension style dialog box to scale
>dimensions to paper space.  You have one dimension style and it works in 
>all
>view ports no matter the scale.
>
>Jason
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: PLD Dall [mailto:pdall2(--nospam--at)hotmail.com]
>Sent: Tuesday, February 28, 2006 3:03 PM
>To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
>Subject: RE: AUTOCAD: What's Your Preference?
>
>I draw everything full scale in model space, then I use viewports at
>different scales for details, floorplans and sections.  I have to manually
>change the scale of the dims in each viewport to make it size correctly for
>that scale, since I set the text size to show up in paper space as .1" (so
>all text in all viewports is uniform in paperspace).  That's the only
>drawback.  Also, I size the text for the appropriate viewport, so there are
>several text sizes in the drawing.  Otherwise, it works really well.
>
>
> >From: "Polhemus, Bill" <BPolhemus(--nospam--at)wje.com>
> >Reply-To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> >To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> >Subject: AUTOCAD: What's Your Preference?
> >Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2006 10:47:24 -0600
> >
> >(Only answer if you're "modern" and use "Paper Space"):
> >
> >When annotating drawings with dimensions, notes, callouts, etc., do you:
> >
> >1)	Put those in Model space and size them accordingly,
> >2)	Put them in Paper Space, or
> >3)	Have some combination of 1) and 2) that you prefer (please
> >elaborate)?
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