Monthly Archives: July 2011

AutoLISP: Eraser

WARNING!! WARNING!! This is yet another erasing routine but there is a warning that goes along with it. You don’t actually select anything. Instead, whatever your cursor hovers over gets erased. So if you don’t have a steady hand, then … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Erase Continuously (new & improved)

So Lee answered once again and combined the two previous routines into one awesome routine. You remain in the erase command and are able to select objects by 1) picking them 2) Window 3) Crossing window and as soon as … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Erase Single

Here is another erase routine that lets you select only one object at a time but like the previous post, it erases the selected object and then continues the erase command. My ultimate goal would be to combine these 2 … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Erase Continuous With a Window

A lot of the drawings that I get I end up erasing a lot of stuff. And after using SkethUP’s erase command, I wish that AutoCAD’s erase command worked in the same way. I asked Lee-Mac for help with this … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Curves To POLYLINE

Well, posted a routine not long ago that lets you convert Splines to Polylines. I just found a better routine than the one I posted made by Lee-Mac that lets you convert many types of objects to polylines. It even … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Capital Text – Choose Some Not All

This routine is great because not every text object in a drawing needs to be capitalized and this routine lets you simply select the text objects that you want to be capitalized. It’s that simple… BTW – it works with … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Polar Array

I recently posted some alternatives to the new ARRAY commands that are in AutoCAD 2012 and forgot to post this one. It allows you to create a polar array. Here’s How: POLAR <enter> to start Select Objects <enter> when done … Continue reading

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