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by Husky
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:59 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Can't Read Text After Export to PDF
Replies: 1
Views: 26

Re: Can't Read Text After Export to PDF

Hi, looks like just a print setting doesn't suits the requirement - please refer to this print tutorial to see what could it be: https://qcad.org/en/tutorial-printing If you still face print issues after studying the print tutorial please attache the drawing to this topic for further investigation. ...
by Husky
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: How did I set an offset? (dragging object)
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Re: How did I set an offset? (dragging object)

turtle wrote:
Mon Jun 22, 2020 3:15 am
However the object is offset a distance away from where my curser is moving.
The "Alt key" on your Keyboard isn't pressed, correct? Or maybe an other restriction tool ...?
by Husky
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [solved] Differtent print format between 3.23 and 3.24 version
Replies: 13
Views: 306

Re: Differtent print format between 3.23 and 3.24 version

Hi guys! If your plan was to confuse me ...................... you won! The issue is reproducibly. The reported issue has nothing to do with the printed size of the drawing! The issue is: Paper_Space (LPLAMS12 all) printed to pdf shows or shows not border, title block etc. within different QCAD vers...
by Husky
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Print in different colors
Replies: 9
Views: 307

Re: Print in different colors

I use Mac. What is the combination on mac? Further, I don't understand what you mean by STRG. Can you explain it to me? Thanks. In Win STRG is the same like CTRL ... e_confused Not sure but I think Mac uses the ⌘ instead ... :oops: I can select multiple layers but I can't change them all (color, th...
by Husky
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Redraw command
Replies: 4
Views: 207

Re: Redraw command

NPD wrote:
Mon Jun 22, 2020 1:51 pm
... Is the a 'redraw' command in QCAD? Or is it not necessary anymore?
Nope - you don't need it anymore. :wink:
by Husky
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:18 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: change grid to 1/8" and 1 ft?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: change grid to 1/8" and 1 ft?

For the actual drawing below Menu / Edit / Drawing Preferences:

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For all new drawings below Menu / Edit / Application Preferences.


Please make sure that your drawing unit is set to inch - you will find it in the already mentioned dialog.
by Husky
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from Toronto Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Re: Hi from Toronto Canada

Hi benjimin - welcome to the QCAD forum.
by Husky
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Which forum for QCAD free version questions?
Replies: 2
Views: 98

Re: Which forum for QCAD free version questions?

benjimin wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:11 pm
... Is this the proper forum to ask how-to questions for the free version?
Yes, this "QCAD Community Edition" forum is established to provide answers about the free QCAD version. :wink:
by Husky
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Print in different colors
Replies: 9
Views: 307

Re: Print in different colors

Only thing/ question is, can I edit more layers (for example alle yellow layers) in one time ? Or do I have to edit (prepare) all layers layer by layer? This could be quite time consuming in case I have a drawing with many layers. Yes, multiple layer selection and modification is possible. On Windo...
by Husky
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Agonizingly Slow Redraw
Replies: 4
Views: 315

Re: Agonizingly Slow Redraw

Is it possible to send files like this through PM on this forum? Yes but there are size restrictions. Note: Every drawing which is send to an Admin or Moderator on this forum will be handled as confidential material. We will never share it with other people without the permission of the owner of th...
by Husky
Mon Jun 22, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Print in different colors
Replies: 9
Views: 307

Re: Print in different colors

Hi, I want to know if there is a way how I can print this drawing with/ using a print style table? So, in a way it’s possible to do in AutoCAD or Draft Sight. I made this drawing in Draft Sight. In Draft Sight I could attach different line thicknesses and colors to the line layer colors. Unfortunate...
by Husky
Sat Jun 20, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: Change of language resets the saving default format
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: Change of language resets the saving default format

Hi,

I can't reproduce it on a Win10 Home. The SaveAs path is written to the qcad.ini and used by all languages I tested. :(
by Husky
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: autofit boxed text
Replies: 3
Views: 142

Re: autofit boxed text

Below Menu / Misc / Draw you will find a tool called "Draw Bounding Box". Not exactly what you are looking for but maybe it can help a little bit with your bounding task ... How? Select the text - launch the "Draw Bounding Box". BTW: It works with a multiple selection and the "smart use of layer" an...
by Husky
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: QCad display some objects with wrong sizes
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: QCad display some objects with wrong sizes

Hi, the Dimension "Size scale factor" is set for some reasons to 10. Change it to 1 and it should do the trick ... Husky-2020.06.17-01.png Bug? I don't know .... If the dwg drawing has the setting 10 - then I wouldn't consider that as a bug. If the dwg drawing has the setting 1 - then I would consid...
by Husky
Wed Jun 17, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: main window opens with bottom below screen
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: main window opens with bottom below screen

jamby wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 2:36 am
Is there a file that can be edited that contains the size of the window on opening?
Hi,

it's probably easier to start from zero than try to fix it. How to reset the QCAD configuration can be find in this tutorial:

https://qcad.org/en/tutorial-resetting- ... figuration

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