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  • Plugin of inserting in the drawing formats according to GOST 2.301-68/ISO 2016


    About files with the extension .mpif

    The file with the .mpif extension is a special installation file of the ModPlus (ModPlus Install File).
    These files allow you to install and update all ModPlus components using the auto-update module in case you do not have access to the internet or


    • ModPlus menu
    • ModPlus palette
    • AutoCAD ribbon
    • Command line: _mpFormats


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    Formats are inserted in the form of a block with a special label in the extended data. A label in the extended data is required to define the formats with other plugins (for example, Sheet Numbering). Therefore, you should not insert the formats with standard means of inserting a block into AutoCAD. Plugin allows you to add title blocks to the format - for this you need to install and at least once started the plugin Title blocks


    GOST 2.301-68


    Format/multiplicity - drop-down lists for selecting the format and multiplicity by GOST.

    Sheet orientation - format orientation - portrait or landscape.

    Side of multiplicity - specifies the side by which the format will be increased if the multiplicity is greater than one.

    Compliance with GOST table - the sizes of formats at multiplicity more than 1 are taken by multiplication of the parties of a format with multiplicity 1 on size of multiplicity that corresponds to limiting deviations in table 3 (paragraph 6). When you check the box, the sizes of the formats will be taken in full accordance with table 2 (paragraph 5). For example, the format A4x5 without the check mark will be 297x1050, and with the check - 297x1051

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    Format - drop-down list for selecting the format.

    Sheet orientation - format orientation - portrait or landscape.

    Manual input


    Lenght of the format, mm - field for entering the length of the format in millimeters.

    Width of the format, mm - a field for entering the width of the format in millimeters.

    General properties

    "Copied" - adds to the label the inscription "Copied".

    Text style - setting a text style that will be used for text in the format and stamp.

    Bottom frame: 5mm or 10mm - choose the bottom frame for A3 and A4 formats.

    Format scale: - Scaling formats when inserting. Read more in article

    Content of the format

    On the graphical representation of the format you can specify additionally added data - side inscriptions, a field for the page number in the volume and a stamp.
    When the "Stamp" check box is selected, the controls for setting the stamp are displayed in the right part of the window. Settings are similar to the plugin Stamps


    Insert - go to AutoCAD to select the insertion point:
    Insertion point:
    Specifying the insertion point.

    Replace - go to AutoCad to select the format and replace it with the current one:
    Choose a replacement format:
    Selecting the block. The block must be a format created by this function previously.

    Create layout - Create a new layout with an insert in it

  • 2021 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (11.04.2021)

    • Improved Added an additional check for the presence of a stamp file when inserting a format.
    • Improved Added the ability to disable the logo from a block or from a file to use fields.
    • Fix Fixed the error of replacing a format with a 5 mm bottom frame with a format with a 10 mm bottom frame.

    AutoCAD: Formats (10.01.2021)

    • New Added the ability to use the "Signatures" function from the "Title blocks" plugin when creating a format with a title block. Read more

    2020 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (27.09.2020)

    • New Added processing of fields taking into account the width factor. Read more

    AutoCAD: Formats (30.07.2020)

    • Fix Fixed naming of the blocks for A3, A4 formats.

    AutoCAD: Formats (01.06.2020)

    • Improved Corrections based on changes to the title blocks file storage folder.

    AutoCAD: Formats (29.03.2020)

    • Added new field – the date used in title blocks, containing posts.

    2019 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (13.11.2019)

    • Fixed eSelfReference exception that occurs when insert a logo in the title block from the file.

    AutoCAD: Formats (09.11.2019)

    • Added formats by ISO 2016.
    • Added ability to set stamp by ISO 7200:2400.
    • Added the ability to specify the multiple dimensions of formats compliance table GOST.

    AutoCAD: Formats (28.09.2019)

    • Added check for blank value is entered the layout name.
    • Added the ability to apply the current layer to create tables and block.

    AutoCAD: Formats (18.07.2019)

    • Fixed problem adding not valid (empty name) text style to the list of text styles.

    2018 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (05.11.2018)

    • ModPlusStyle styling.
    • Replacement of main function icons adding icons for dark themes the AutoCAD ribbon.

    2017 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (30.10.2017)

    • Amendments have been made in connection with the updating of side markings in accordance with GOST 21.1101-2013 Appendix Zh.

    AutoCAD: Formats (05.10.2017)

    • Fixed a fatal error when opening the Function window.

    AutoCAD: Formats (24.04.2017)

    • Added processing of stamps for Ukraine (DSTU B A.2.4-4: 2009) and Belarus (STB 2255-2012).
    • Amendments to store base stamps in one file.

    AutoCAD: Formats (02.03.2017)

    • Added a repetition of the angle of rotation model formats the replacement of mats.

    AutoCAD: Formats (18.01.2017)

    • Corrections according to the changes of the stamp on the form 5 (GOST 21.1101-2013).
    • Fixed the cell to insert the sheet name in stamp form 4 (GOST 21.1101-2013).

    2016 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (14.05.2016)

    • Added landing mats on layer "0" when insert or replace.

    AutoCAD: Formats (26.02.2016)

    • Added the ability to set the scale Formats (user request).

    2015 Year

    AutoCAD: Formats (27.12.2015)

    • Added the same version function Stamps.

    AutoCAD: Formats (22.12.2015)

    • Added the display window size of the selected format.
    • Added saving the selected orientation of the side multiplicity.

    AutoCAD: Formats (12.09.2015)

    • Added the ability to insert the sheet name and number in the stamp when creating a new sheet (if the stamp supports insertion).
    • Removed ability to resize the window.
    • Fixed error when reading the settings when you first start.
    • From the list of blocks for the logo removed anonymous blocks.
    • Various small changes.

    AutoCAD: Formats (03.09.2015)

    • Removed annotation list newly created blocks formats.
    • Added graphical representation of mats.
    • Added the ability to add side labels.
    • Added the ability to add stamp using fields (according to the principle of function Stamps).
    • Added the ability to specify the worksheet name when you create a new sheet with format key.
    • Removed automatic creation of text style MpTxtStyle.
    • Added ability to set text style (like the mats and stamps).
    • Various small changes.