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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

How to protect an AUTOCAD drawing?

Hello ppl.I’m using autocad 2004 and i read on some sites that you can protect your drawings within this application.I mean, for example: when i give a drawing to someone else, he can only see it, but not editing/deleting/etc in it.
Can someone show me the way? Thank you so much.

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2 Responses to “How to protect an AUTOCAD drawing?”
  1. Zenkai says:

    Go to save as, under tools, security options

    You can also just make it read only some people don’t know how to fix this lol

    Or you can make a PDF file and let them just look at that.

  2. Surveyor says:

    Send it as a PDF. If they need an AutoCAD file, ask them what purpose they will be using it for. You can also just make the whole drawing a block. Just don’t check the “Allow exploding” box when creating it.

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