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by Oggie62
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: view ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2044

Re: view ?

Yep - that's it. As you said, Qcad was obeying my orders. good to know and what to check out. I was sure it was "bad operator error". I've been using computers long enough (35 years) to know they obey faithfully what we tell them. Many thanks. P.S. For me not to feel stupid : is it a common rookie m...
by Oggie62
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: view ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2044

Re: view ?

Thank you....I had a look and the workspace became enormous. When you start Qcad,the grid is in 1mm spacing but now it's 100mm. The file is attached. Many thanks.
by Oggie62
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: view ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2044

Re: view ?

Sorry - I posted in Qcad Pro..
by Oggie62
Sat Jul 06, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: view ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2044

view ?

Today I was in print preview and i must have pressed something by mistake as the drawing shrunk but blank sheet didn't. Ok, I'll just reload the drawing(I had saved just before the print preview -the file loads and shrinks again.....which means I must have pressed something of the program itself. I ...
by Oggie62
Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 3
Views: 2207

Re: Hello all

Hi Andrew, Yes, it is an effort but I don't have time-restrictions (I live in a nursing home) - I can stay on my laptop almost all day....in fact it keeps me busy (and sane). What takes me an hour to do would probably take a "normal" person maybe 10 minutes. Everything is slow and laborious but at l...
by Oggie62
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 3
Views: 2207

Hello all

Hello all from Malta (in case you never heard of it,it's an island in the middle of the Mediterranean) . I am completely new to CAD software and I took the plunge due to necessity. I need to get a bracket made - nothing special or needing high precision and a freehand sketch would be enough but I ca...

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