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by John Hyslop
Fri Apr 02, 2021 8:08 am
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: QcadUserTheme
Replies: 10
Views: 806

Re: QcadUserTheme

Hi All Well I decided to have a play with PeteVicks QcadUserTheme Creator.. Nice work Pete :) For all you gals and guys that don't like colours I've made a Greyscale Theme using this Tool. It did take a while to do believe it or not e_surprised Previews below in Mint Linux 20.1 & Windows 10. Cheers ...
by John Hyslop
Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Cannot Vote on bug tracker?
Replies: 3
Views: 363

[ SOLVED ] Cannot Vote on bug tracker?

Hi Andrew How embarrassing :oops: thank you for confirming my user name for some reason Firefox had my user name saved as John Hyslop the same as Qcad Forum, I'm assuming at the time I saved the password in Firefox and then discovered that the bug tracker doesn't except user names with a space like ...
by John Hyslop
Sun Mar 14, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Cannot Vote on bug tracker?
Replies: 3
Views: 363

[SOLVED] Cannot Vote on bug tracker?

Hi Andrew
I seem to have a problem, I cannot log in as John Hyslop even though I've logged in before.
Any idea what could be causing this?
I was trying to Vote on a request logged by CVH.

Thanks in advance
Cheers
John Hyslop
by John Hyslop
Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:28 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: AutoCAD overkill command in QCAD?
Replies: 13
Views: 782

Re: AutoCAD overkill command in QCAD?

Hi Sypher2012 I know the method I mentioned isn't anyway as good as the overkill command but I'm pretty sure someone might be able to create a tool for this eventually but just wanted to share another way of checking files for laser cutting hatching will also find overlapping entities 👍 There is a c...
by John Hyslop
Sat Mar 06, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: AutoCAD overkill command in QCAD?
Replies: 13
Views: 782

Re: AutoCAD overkill command in QCAD?

Hi Sypher2012 1st Great work CVH very handy script and downloaded :) Just a tip if I may add my 2 cents worth. :) I have been creating patterns for laser cutters for 20 odd years and also missed the Overkill command when moving across to Qcad. Until one day I tried something ..:) After running MD & ...
by John Hyslop
Sat Mar 06, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 80
Views: 19830

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All This is a Standard Retro Style Breeze Block in Australia the standard size in Metric is 290 x 290 with 10mm Appox Mortice Gap. As Above you need to scale the Metric one by 10 if you want it 290 x 290 1:1 Size... .. BREEZE-BLOCK-02 A and B - Hatch Pattern - Metric and Imperial.zip .. BREEZE-BL...
by John Hyslop
Sat Mar 06, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 80
Views: 19830

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi John - thank you! BREEZE-BLOCK-01 A and B - Hatch Pattern - Metric and Imperial.zip BTW: Please rename your source folder for the zip from Mertic into Metric. Thanks. :wink: Oh Shit... Sorry about that... the last few have been the same oops... :oops: I've updated this one but letting the other ...
by John Hyslop
Sat Mar 06, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 80
Views: 19830

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All Testing CVH's Tile2Hatch, thought I'd give the Orthogonal Tile Spacing a try out, IMO it works well and very useful :D This is a Standard Retro Style Breeze Block in Australia the standard size in Metric is 290 x 290 with 10mm Appox Mortice Gap. Sooooo the Imperial tile is 1x1 but the Metric ...
by John Hyslop
Fri Mar 05, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: Line Break Symbol script
Replies: 19
Views: 1137

Re: Line Break Symbol script

Great Pete
I'll definitely use this especially to jog large radii..
Thanks
John Hyslop
by John Hyslop
Fri Mar 05, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Concrete Block Hatch For QCAD Pro
Replies: 3
Views: 414

Re: Concrete Block Hatch For QCAD Pro

Thanks Husky :) much appreciated.. I hope you find this useful seasdes.... If you're interested in manually making your own patterns, I did a section in the forum Hatch Patterns For Beginners https://qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=6899 Hopefully soon there will be a tool inside Qcad written b...
by John Hyslop
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:32 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: QCAD automatically Deleted all my blocks in a design
Replies: 9
Views: 1266

Re: QCAD automatically Deleted all my blocks in a design

Hi all Just posting my 2 cents worth here. I also came from Autocad to Qcad.. Over 30 years in Autocad and now almost 2 years with Qcad. I have used Qcad professionally for this period all my drawing templates have blocks within them and I can honestly say I have never lost any as described on this ...
by John Hyslop
Sun Feb 21, 2021 7:15 am
Forum: QCAD Programming, Script Programming and Contributing
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 80
Views: 19830

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All I needed a fair bit of help with this one so credits to CVH for all the trials he did to make this pattern possible :) Pattern design by myself and the hatch pattern generated with Tile2Hatch b17 Copyright CVH.. CVH Changed some of the entities so this pattern could hold steady at 100,000 til...
by John Hyslop
Sun Feb 21, 2021 5:45 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Displaying files converted from PDF to DFX
Replies: 4
Views: 402

Re: Displaying files converted from PDF to DFX

Hi I use inkscape quite a bit, when I get PDF files that have not been saved correctly or have been saved without any vector information I do 1 or 2 things. 1st in Inkscape I select the PDF , go to Path > Trace Bitmap Then save as DXF , however this does not always work so:- 2nd I take a screenshot ...
by John Hyslop
Mon Feb 15, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: QCAD Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: “Stacked” Fraction option
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Re: “Stacked” Fraction option

I don't use imperial but I had a look , it doesn't look promising tried 12.5inch the only option in settings is fractional but they are not stacked . It displays 12 1/2 , I see where you're coming from , it's quite hard to distinguish but stacked would be nicer :) 12 ½ like this would even be ok.. T...
by John Hyslop
Wed Feb 03, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: QCAD 'How Do I' Questions
Topic: Help with making a script file
Replies: 5
Views: 551

Re: Help with making a script file

e_surprised Herringbone.. I bet I won't understand the equation and not be able to add :cry:
Looking forward to the maths, I bet it's a beauty..

Cheers
John

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