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Prg to export cgm files from multiple sheets in I-deas Drafting

Prg to export cgm files from multiple sheets in I-deas Drafting

Prg to export cgm files from multiple sheets in I-deas Drafting

I would like to create I-deas program for exporting cgm files from multiple sheets in Ideas drawing.Can anyone help me on this. I tried but i can able to export for a single sheet only

RE: Prg to export cgm files from multiple sheets in I-deas Drafting

If you have not found a solution already, I wrote something like this for a customer on UNIX in the late 90's so it's definitely possible.

IIRC, I based it on the Multi-Plot macro that was available under the User Library.

ULIB is an optional install, so you might need to add it, but you'll find it then under ...\ulib\gdr\...

try "plot_multi.prg" first. It looks like the one I recall. You'll need to change the command from doing "Plot" to "Export" for CGM.

I'm not an expert on Drafting macros, yet was able to do it fairly simply, IIRC.


Pat McManus
Sr. Technical Consultant
NX Development, Major Accounts and Migration
Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.

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