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Shapefile Error
« on: November 30, 2021, 08:32:39 AM »
Just noticed this, at my command prompt, I have an error that says "Simplex.shx is a normal text font file, not a shape file."

Not sure what is causing this; anyone have an idea how to fix it? lol.

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Re: Shapefile Error
« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2021, 09:05:19 AM »
Sounds like someone referenced a Simplex.shx character in a linetype in your drawing. While the files have the same extension they are not the same and cannot be used for both purposes.
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