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DWG WORD Object Edit

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#1 AWL vd Dussen

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Posted 09 November 2015 - 11:00 AM

Several years ago I made some WORD documents with DWG-files in it. The whole dwaring was visible. When I clicked on these DWG-image it opened Autocad so I could make changes onto the drawing. Now i don't have Autocad anymore so I searched for a replacement and found NanoCAD.

When I now add a DWG-file into a WORD Document it is only shown as an pictogram and not the whole drawing. Older documents with a DWG-file in it won't open NanoCAD.

Is this a problem with NanoCAD or Microsoft? When I click twice on a DWG-file in WIndows Explorer it opens with NanoCAD.

What do I need to do to make the whole DWG-file visible as an drawing and not as an pictogram in WORD?

#2 Hellen_V

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Posted 09 November 2015 - 12:32 PM

that is not problem. That is feature, and we are working on it now. I suppose, it may be ready next year.
So double-click editing from Word is not available.

Now you can only save the drawing as image and paste it to Word. Drawing will be visible, without editing.
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#3 AWL vd Dussen

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Posted 09 November 2015 - 02:45 PM

Thank you for your quick reply. Than nanoCAD isn't a program that I can use at this moment Sorry.





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