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scanned or pdf to dwg
« on: July 08, 2010, 12:00:06 PM »
How can I paste a  scanned/pdf site plan on to acad dwg. which is legible when plotted.

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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2010, 12:13:55 PM »
Assuming you only have Adobe Reader...

Save it as a Raster Image using any free app (there are plenty), then use IMAGEATTACH in AutoCad.

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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2010, 02:08:34 PM »
or newer versions...attach the PDF

INSERT>>>PDF Underlay
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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2010, 02:12:23 PM »
I had a feeling I was missing out on some goodies.

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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #4 on: July 13, 2010, 01:51:43 PM »
I did pdf overlay it worked fine but when I email the dwg. with overlay the recipient doesn't see it on the dwg its blank spot, any suggestions

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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #5 on: July 13, 2010, 01:52:37 PM »
Send the PDF.
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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #6 on: July 13, 2010, 02:30:32 PM »
I did pdf overlay it worked fine but when I email the dwg. with overlay the recipient doesn't see it on the dwg its blank spot, any suggestions
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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2010, 02:54:30 PM »
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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #8 on: July 13, 2010, 03:06:46 PM »
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Re: scanned or pdf to dwg
« Reply #9 on: July 13, 2010, 03:08:07 PM »
Looks like somebody had fun with an easter egg coloring kit.