Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Automatically loading LISP, part of BIM Manager: Managing AutoCAD MEP & AutoCAD Civil 3D.
- [Voiceover] It would be nice to automatically…load a LISP routine every time a user opens a new drawing.…By going into the custom user interface,…or the CUI, we can tell AutoCad to…load this LISP file every time.…So, to get started, let's jump into AutoCad.…I'm in AutoCad MEP, but you can go to…Civil 3D or any other AutoCad.…Now under "Get Started", let's click on "Start Drawing".…The mold macro may still be left over from before.…So before I do anything, what I want to do is clear that out.…At the command prompt, I'm going to type…in "mode macro". It's a command like anything else.…
Now what I'm going to do is I'm going to type…in a period for none and hit enter.…It just gets it out of there, so we can…make sure that everything's working.…Hit escape a few times.…Now what I want to do is type in CUI.…That's the custom user interface, and I'm going to hit enter.…It brings us into our custom user interface.…Now I'm going to scroll down over here,…and where it says LISP files, I'm going to…right click, and I'm going to go "Load LISP".…
- Managing through LISP
- Working with text, dimension, and multileader styles
- Creating a template
- Creating a palette
- Adding commands and LISP routines to a palette
- Creating a new browser profile and adding new categories, pallets, and content
- Reviewing internal mapping, MEP AEC settings, and MEP profiles
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Managing through LISP
3. Tool Palettes for Civil 3D
4. Content Browser
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