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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Exporting components

The EXPORTDRAWING command (alias W, Exporting components on the Insert toolbar, or navigating to File | Export) allows the user to export a component, all entities or just some entities, to a new DWG or DXF file.

The command displays the Save File dialog box. This box has two parts and a preview area. The Source area allows the user to specify what to export and settings. It is possible to export an existing Block, chosen on the list, All entities or just the Selected entities. The UnitSystem list allows the user to select the new drawing's unit.

With Selected Entities checked, in Entities we select the entities that will be exported and specify ...

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