Defining blocks containing attribute definitions


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Defining blocks containing attribute definitions

In this lesson you will define blocks containing geometry and attribute definitions. The room tag block will display the visible attributes containing the room number and the last name of the employee that works in the room. The furniture blocks will each contain attributes describing the price, manufacturer name and model number. As the purpose of this lesson is to define blocks, which become permanently part of the drawing's database, you will delete the unneeded source geometry and attribute definitions as you define the blocks.

Let's first define the room tag as a block. So type the name Room, space, tag. Click Pick Point to specify the base point of this particular block. And snap to the mid point here. Then click Select Objects, select the rectangles, and the room text object and then you're going to go ahead and select the attribute definitions.

But the order that you select them in is significant. You'll be prompted to enter attribute values on the c...

Defining blocks containing attribute definitions
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Defining blocks containing attribute definitions provides you with in-depth training on video2brain. Taught by Scott Onstott as part of the Data Management with AutoCAD 2013

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video2brain CAD
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