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save material from existing Drawing to material library
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* December 10, 2019, 09:53:58 PM
 I have a concrete material ive  been creating for years and have it saved in a  drawing file but I want to save it to the materials library in 2019 how do I do that?

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* December 11, 2019, 09:38:47 AM
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You can open the drawing that contains the Material in TurboCAD 2019 and go to the Materials palette, "Active Drawing (drawing name)". Right-click on the Concrete material and use "Copy Selection to TC Database".

Another option is to use "Options / Materials / Load Materials…". Look for the "propin.dat" file in your old version. Uncheck "Select All" and pick/select either a particular category or material, then Open.

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