Attached LISP will toggle the 'Display Plot Styles' for all layout tabs or the current layout tab. In 2010 it would not affect model space. With 2012, AutoCAD added 'Display Plot Styles' as an option on the model space tab. This routine now affect
Any lisp file that can plot all of the layout tabs? I am looking for one that will plot to a plt file and also pdf?
Is there a way for me to change a layers plot style from one to another with LISP? We use named plot styles, STB's not CTB's. I want to be able to create an icon that will change all layers with the plotstyle "normal" to "black". Is th
I cannot get my lisp routine to run when I batch plot in AutoCAD 2014. It's loaded into the startup suite and runs when I open the individual drawings but not during a batch plot. How can I get this to run during a batch plot?
Is it possible to open a dwg, change something and then plot a layout with visual lisp. This is my start. Opening is working, but plotting not. I have to switch between drawings before the function is going on. Sometimes it's plotting an empty sheet
Is it possible to create a lisp that would change the plot style table? I don't know of any variable to type to change that. We convert drawings from Solid works to AutoCad and use the basic monochrome plot style. I'd like to easily change that si
Is there a way to get model space to "display plot styles" through a lisp routine or a script? i'm currently setting up a whole bunch of custom tool palettes for the company I work for and instead of the icons displaying in their actual colour (
Lisp file to plot all layers on, I'm not sure if there is a lisp file that cans Plot All Layers ON at a time instead of going to the long story of the layer properties manager. Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit Windows 7 (Ultima
I am working on automating page setups in model space and am looking for a way to set the plot scale equal to the annotation scale for scaled drawings with (setvar "filedia" 0) (setq a (getstring (getvar "cannoscale"))) (command "
I recently upgraded to a new PC. We get a lot of files from customers where there are multiple drawing borders all in model space. Sometimes as many as 150-200 borders in one file that we need to print for the shop floor. Years ago, I wrote a LISP ro
Where else do they keep this setting? I only have found it in Active Layout in extended dada (entget (vlax-vla-object->ename(vla-get-activelayout (vla-get-activedocument(vlax-get-acad-object)))) '("*")) The last pice of extended data is: (&q
I need to plot in a file some windows from a LISP, like (command "-plot"... The windows are defined in a list of points like (((0 0 0)(10 10 0))...) defining lower-left and upper-right corners. Each .plt file must be saved with a different name.
Goal: using the native windows explorer, Open the folder containing the the multitude of drawings from different vendors and customers, usually 30 -40 .dwg files. Highlight all the files, Right click print.behind the scenes without any further clicki
I have one function which generate the PDF file using COM API. That function works fine and generated the PDF successfully. Only problem is after generating the PDF, Adobe Reader is opened to display that DWG file which I have plotted. so is it possi
I'm trying to create a plot command that reads settings in from a variable stored in a text file but its becoming muddled up somewhere. (defun c:MYPLOT ();Setting nessesary variables...(setq fname "C:/ICT/AutoCAD_Architecture_Suite_2012/CUSTOM/TREADS
Right now I have a few lines in the ACADDOC.lsp file to set up the plot stamp for all users. I would like to just turn on the plot stamp and auto load a custom .pss file that I have set up.
Is it possible to create a lips that does the following: - In the Modelspace - Get 2 points to create a plot window / give two points. (get point 1, get point 2, list points) - Divide the window into A3 size windows - plot scale 1:100 / prompts to as
Is there any way for me to choose a bunch of .dsd files, and have those be batch plotted?At the moment I have to publish one .dsd file at a time, and each .dsd file can take about 10 minutes to go through all the layouts I have. Does Autocad have tha
the names of the function to establish the plotting parameters using the (vlax-get-property <name> <parameter> ) method. For example the plotting device name is obtainable by (vlax-get-property <objectname> 'Configname). What "wo
We used a block which contains deisel expressions for our plot stamp. When we publish through the sheet set manager it shows a temp folder where the drawings are spooled to instead of the actual drawing saved path. We can fix this buy turning off bac