Category Archives: XREFs

AutoLISP: Control Xref Color Here is a handy routine that has 4 functions in it. To be honest I don’t know why there are 4 functions – I can understand why 2 of them would be helpful. But it’s always nice to have … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: XREFs: Remove All Pics

As seen in a previous post [found here] which removes all XREFs in a drawing, the featured routine today only removes any pictures that are in the drawing. As seen in the animated picture below, there are .bmp and .jpg … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Remove Binding Prefixes from XREFs

After you have bound an XREF to a drawing you know the nastiness that comes into your drawing – Layers, Blocks and styles now a have a prefix added to the front of their names. This routine (I wish I … Continue reading

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Insert OSNAP

Have you ever wondered what the OSNAP that is called “INSERT” does? Well, here’s what it does: You can always set this in the “running OSNAPs” or use the OSNAP overrides (shift + right-click and select “Insert’ or entering INS … Continue reading

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AutoLISP: Detach All XREFS

I found this a little while ago and noticed that there is no header – so I don’t know who wrote it. Whoever it was – thank you!! This little routine quickly detaches all XREFS from a drawing. XREFS are … Continue reading

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