AutoCAD 2D Import
In the menu bar, click Acquisition.
The Data Acquisition service opens.
Import, and select
AutoCAD 2D from the pop up menu.
The New AutoCAD 2D Import page appears. At the top of the page, the new import is identified as a "New AutoCAD 2D Import" with the Type and Status indicated. The Information tab is activated for creation of the new import, and the Log tab is available to provide access to logs of the processed import.
To select a new
*.dwg file, click
Browse and select the
*.dwg file you want to import.
The AutoCAD *.dwg filename appears in the field below the Browse button.
- (Optional) Click to remove the selected file.
- Enter a Name and a Description. Name, allows you to specifically and uniquely name the import. Import naming conventions can be a useful tool in controlling and identifying imports. Description, allows for a more detailed definition of the import while keeping the name a more manageable size.
To select a
Target Location, click
The Select Start Object dialog opens.
- Navigate to, and select the object under which you want the imported objects to be created.
The Select Start Object dialog closes, and the selected location is listed in Target Location.
Do one of the following:
You are returned to the main Data Acquisition page. The import State changes to indicate the process is "Running" or "Draft" depending upon which above option you choose.