How to Import Layouts from Template Files in AutoCAD


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Importing layouts from template files

Most production drawings are created using an office template file. On occasion, though, your project may involve finishing drawings that were created by someone outside your office. The important thing is even if your drawing didn't start from a standard template you can still import content from a template as it's needed. In this lesson, we'll learn how to import layouts from a template file into any AutoCAD drawing. On my screen, I have a drawing of a curb detail. Let's say that that I've been working on this at home and I created this drawing using the generic ACAD template because I didn't have access to my office template.

Now let's say that I brought this drawing to work and I'd like to print it using an office title block. To do that I'm going to right-click on one of my layout tabs and I'll select From template and AutoCAD takes me directly into the Template folder where I can select from one of my standard templates. Now, since we're doi...

Importing layouts from template files
Video duration: 2m 3s 3h 48m Intermediate

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Importing layouts from template files provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD: Tips, Tricks, and Industry Secrets

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