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Offline Alina.autocadTopic starter

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visibility issue
« on: Feb 12, 2019, 07:23:52 PM »
Any ideas what setting to adjust? There is not boundary lines on the fittings or pipes

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #1 on: Feb 12, 2019, 07:28:07 PM »
You don't have hidden lines off do you?
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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #2 on: Feb 12, 2019, 07:39:16 PM »
How do you check it?

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #3 on: Feb 12, 2019, 07:44:08 PM »
Depending on how your setup, a layer might be turned off.  For us the layer names have a suffix of "HID"
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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #4 on: Feb 12, 2019, 08:14:15 PM »
Select the viewport, Right click, select shade plot, and check to see if it's set to "Hidden"

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #5 on: Feb 12, 2019, 08:28:36 PM »
layers and viewports are fine

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #6 on: Feb 12, 2019, 08:56:34 PM »
Is the screen shot the print preview or your screen?
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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #7 on: Feb 12, 2019, 09:26:46 PM »
When I plot to pdf it looks fine. It just looks weird in cad for some reason. On different machine it works just great

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #8 on: Feb 13, 2019, 06:32:45 PM »
by chance the geometry your missing isn't same color as background is it?
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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #9 on: Feb 13, 2019, 07:04:53 PM »
We just figured it out. The database was not mapped properly. It did not read all the settings

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Re: visibility issue
« Reply #10 on: Feb 13, 2019, 07:22:20 PM »
awesome, glad you figured it out.
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