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Dimension in feet and inches.
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June 07, 2013, 03:31:55 PM
I am dimensioning in feet and inches. Normally work in metric units.
This job requires dimension to read inches " only and not feet '

eg. 1' 5 1/2"  should read  17 1/2"

Is there a way i can do that in dimension properties.
Your assistance much appreciated.

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* June 07, 2013, 04:03:36 PM
#1
Changing the settings in Space Options and Dimension Properties something similar to the attachments should work for you.

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DonCW
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* June 08, 2013, 01:12:22 AM
#2
If "Options / Space Units" is already set to Architectural, then you only need to change the "Format" in Dimensions to "Fractional"; maybe set up a Preset style for this in Dimensions. If Alternate Dimensions are available, maybe set up a Preset with both types of dimensions. Use "\P" (backslash, capital P) in the Suffix field to stack 'em.

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John R.

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June 08, 2013, 03:58:50 AM
#3
thank you very much Don & John.
« Last Edit: June 08, 2013, 04:07:18 AM by Up »

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