Tag Archives: SHX

Assign Elevations to Contours from an ESRI Shape File

Shape files (.shp) are a common file format in the GIS world, the file format is often used to exchange data between ESRI software and AutoCAD.  Because each software package structures data differently, translating it into something useful can be … Continue reading

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eTransmit With Exploded AECC Objects

You have your drawings all ready to go, you email the drawing to your client and they only receive bits and pieces of your drawing. Your client is telling you that there are broken references, missing SHX files and detected … Continue reading

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AutoCAD and True Type Fonts

Historically, in older versions of AutoCAD, most CAD Standards would avoid using True Type Fonts(TTF) since they were prone to more issues than the native SHX file fonts.  However, in the last few years, more and more organizations have been … Continue reading

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