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Symbols not editable in DWG or DWF import?


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Working on VW 2019, I have a problem each time I try to import a DWG or DWF file: the import is successful but I can't edit the drawing.

It appears as a block or symbol but impossible to edit after double-clicking with the following message (free translation form the French: "the selected object is not editable by double-clicking").

Could anyone tell me what to do?

Thanks a lot.

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What happens if you run the 'Convert to Group' command (Modify menu) on it?

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Hello Tom, thanks for your reply.

I tried that but nothing happens, the drawing is still blocked.

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It seems to me, that you are importing the DWG or DWF as reference. You should have the Reference checkbox set to OFF if you want to edit the drawing.


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