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Magnetic Point has vanished
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* June 30, 2009, 06:53:37 AM
I have just bought a copy of version 10, (that's all I can afford), and my magnetic point has vanished, both on the model and paper spaces.  I have the magnetic point icon and the snap to grid icon turned on, and the no snap icon turned off.  can anyone help me here?

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* June 30, 2009, 08:17:15 AM
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The most likely cause is that Layer 0 is turned off.  In general, never turn Layer 0 off - unless you know exactly what you are doing and what the implications are.  TC uses Layer 0 for a number of purposes and strange things can happen if it is off.

Dennis

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* June 30, 2009, 09:46:39 AM
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I have just bought a copy of version 10, (that's all I can afford

That was a good version :-)

Keep Layer 0 visible.

Henry H

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* June 30, 2009, 10:42:58 AM
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Could be the SNAP button/indicator, the one in the bottom right next to GEO and the current coordinates is greyed out.  To un-grey and turn it on, just left click SNAP.  I had this problem just a few minutes ago.

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Cameron Blair


* July 01, 2009, 01:06:18 AM
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Thanks Guys, I had turned layer 0 off, (I couldn't see the point of it!).  It's back now.  This is a good package, or it will be for me as soon as I can get the hang of it.  Thanks again for all the help.

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