Monthly Archives: February 2012

AutoLISP: X Shape Wall Intersection Clean Up

Link to AutoCAD Tips This is the last of the wall intersection clean up routines that I have. This one does X-shape (cross shape) intersections. Command to start: WALL-X <enter> This routine acts the same as the others in that … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: T Shape Wall Clean Up

Link to AutoCAD Tips Today’s featured routine will clean up wall intersections that are T-shaped. WALL-T <enter> to start To be honest, this one is the most confusing routine of “wall clean up” routines. Just like the previous routine, this routine lets you select … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: L Shape Wall Clean Up

Link To AutoCAD Tips This routine is very handy if you need to clean up wall intersections that are L-shaped. The wall intersections do not have to be 90 degrees and they do not have to be orthogonal. There are 2 … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Erase Inside Closed Polyline

Link to AutoCAD Tips Here is another erasing routine. This one will erase everything inside of a closed polyline that you select. The main difference between this one and the previously featured routine is that objects that cross the polyline … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Delete Outside of Window

Link to AutoCAD Tips Here’s is a great little routine that will erase everything that is outside of or crosses a selection window that you create. This is useful for erasing objects that may have gone astray in a layout … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Combine Text

Link to AutoCAD Tips Here is a useful way to combine two text objects. You can even combine DTEXT objects with MTEXT and vice-versa… Here’s how: CT <enter> to start Combine Text Select the first text object. (this will be … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Select Text, Rename Layout Tab

Link to AutoCAD Tips I used this LISP routine frequently for my old job. It is a routine that I found at http://www.cadalyst.com and is very helpful. What it does is let you rename the current layout tab by selecting … Continue reading

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