Plugin of inserting title blocks in the drawing (as AutoCAD tables) according to normative documentation, with field support
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- ModPlus menu
- ModPlus palette
- AutoCAD ribbon
- Command line: _mpStamps; _mpStampFields
DESCRIPTIONUsing the "Field" plugin allows you to add additional values to the document that you can insert into the title block in the form of fields. This allows you to change the values in the title block at once in all the title blocks throughout the document
Normative documents for - drop-down list to select a country, according to the norms of which lists of stamps and regulatory documents will be filled.
Weed of normative document - drop-down list to select the regulatory document, which will be completed according to the stamp selection list.
Normative document - field displaying the name of the regulatory document containing the selected stamp.
Description - contains a description of the location of the stamp in the regulatory document.
Below is a field for previewing the selected stamp. At the corners of the field are radio buttons that determine the point of attachment of the stamp when it is inserted into the drawing.
Group Stamp setting contains the following settings:
Stamp scale - drop-down list of annotation scales contained in the drawing.
Text style - drop-down list containing all text drawing styles. The text style applies to the entire stamp.
Main text height - text height, which is set for all stamp cells after it is inserted. By default 2.5, which corresponds to ESKD GOST 2.304-81 "Drawing fonts"
Additional text height - text height, which is set in some cells of the stamp ("Sheet", "Stage", etc.) after its insertion. By default 3.5, which corresponds to ESKD GOST 2.304-81 "Drawing fonts"
Logo from block - adding to the stamp a logo from the specified block defined in the current drawing
Logo from file - adding to the current drawing of the specified dwg-file in the form of a block, followed by adding to the stamp as a logo. The file name is used as the block name. If the current drawing already contains a block with the same name, then the block from the drawing will be inserted into the stamp
Posts - List of available posts.
- Opens the dialog for editing user posts (see below)
Posts in the stamp - posts added to selected stamp
- Moves the selected position from the list of available to the added to the stamp. - Moves the selected position from the list of added posts to the list of available posts. - Move the selected position in the list of positions added to the stamp one position up. - Move the selected position in the list of positions added to the stamp one position down.
Use fields - Adding to the stamp (if the stamp supports) values in the form of fields. To set the fields, use the function Fields (see below).
- Starting the Fields function
Insert - go to AutoCAD to select a stamp insertion point:
Specify the insertion point.
Fields function (_MpStampFields)
Attention! The Field function is an AutoCAD function and can be called from the command line, just like any other function.: _mpStampFields
In the upper right corner of the window there is a drop-down list for selecting a country, according to the norms of which the fields should be filled.
Attention! Regardless of the country, fields in the drawing are created using the same keys. Those. In the current drawing, you can add fields according to the regulations of only one country.
The main function window contains several tabs - a tab for filling in the names and a tab for filling the stamp stamp in accordance with GOST/DSTU/STB.
Surenames tab contains two tab:
Standard - contains text fields to which the names should be entered according to the position (positions according to GOST/DSTU/STB):
Custom - contains text fields in which names should be entered according to the position (user list of positions):
- Opens the dialog for editing user posts (see below)
Tabs GOST/DSTU/STB ... (value varies with country) - contain stamp columns according to GOST/DSTU/STB. It may contain internal tabs indicating the location of the graph in GOST/DSTU/STB. When you hover the cursor over any of the graphs, a hint will appear, containing a description of the column according to GOST/DSTU/STB.
Add to drawing - Add filled text fields to the active AutoCAD document as additional drawing properties.
Add fields to stamp - Move to AutoCAD to select a stamp
Save - Saving the entered values to the settings file for the possibility of subsequent loading of these values in another drawing.
Load - Load previously saved values.
Set Default Values - Load default values.
Editing user posts
- Adding a new line to the list - Remove selected row from list
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