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by massimo
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: How to split a project into multiple files
Replies: 1
Views: 584

How to split a project into multiple files

Hello, I'm using the 3.22.1.0 community version. Is it possible to split a project to multiple files, like exporting blocks into separate files? I'm creating a big planview of our garden/land/plot with a plan view of some new buildings and garden projects. I'm going to put almost every building and ...
by massimo
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Can't quit the text edit mode
Replies: 0
Views: 859

Can't quit the text edit mode

Self compiled community version: 3.22.1.0 (3.22.1) Qt Version: 5.12.3 Architektur: x86_64 Compiler: gcc 9.1.0 Hi, I remember on earlier versions, after entering text mode with Space, it was always possible to leave by pressing ESC, in order to continue with keyboard shortcuts like "eh" or "ev" . Thi...
by massimo
Tue Jul 31, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [solved] Layer line type only continuous
Replies: 1
Views: 2076

Re: Layer line type only continuous

As we are installing from sources on Gentoo, I got this issue fixed by installing linetypes and themes directories.
https://bugs.gentoo.org/498656#c31
by massimo
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:41 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [solved] Layer line type only continuous
Replies: 1
Views: 2076

[solved] Layer line type only continuous

Running the recent Version 3.21.2.0 (3.21.2)
Creating a new file and changing the layer line type I can only select continuous. Where are all the other line types?
by massimo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Include shared blocks and layers
Replies: 4
Views: 2995

Re: [FeatureRequest] Include shared blocks and layers

andrew wrote:
is there any way or plan to support shared blocks and layers and including that in the drawings?
Choose "overwrite blocks" when pasting.
Where do I find that? I search in Edit->Insert or in the application settings.
by massimo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Include shared blocks and layers
Replies: 4
Views: 2995

[FeatureRequest] Include shared blocks and layers

Hi, is there any way or plan to support shared blocks and layers and including that in the drawings? I start one drawing with most blocks and layers, later I copy lot of blocks into new drawings. Later it is very difficult to have all used blocks and layers synchronized over the drawings. Even copyi...
by massimo
Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Some detached widgets not possible to hide
Replies: 1
Views: 1650

Re: Some detached widgets not possible to hide

Then what is also confusing:

Hiding the main window does hide Layers and Log widget, but does not hide the tool matrix, the layer list and the blocklist.
by massimo
Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Some detached widgets not possible to hide
Replies: 1
Views: 1650

Some detached widgets not possible to hide

Hello, I have built QCad on Linux, running in a Xfce window manager. As QCad has no multiscreen support and does not support detaching tabs (https://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=32&t=4741), I detached all widgets from the main windows and stacked those widgets on a separate screen, having on...
by massimo
Fri Dec 29, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Rotate the view
Replies: 0
Views: 3552

[FeatureRequest] Rotate the view

Hi, I would appreciate the possibility to rotate the view for working in a different angle on the same drawing. For instance I'm adding a lot of text to circuit layout plans, often in upright position , would be easier to edit in 90° rotated instead of inclining the head all the time. This could be ...
by massimo
Tue Dec 19, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Font style for layers
Replies: 2
Views: 1942

Re: Font style for layers

That pro feature doesn't have any benefit as I already have specific layer for fonts only, so can select all the fonts of that layer for consistent formatting.
by massimo
Sun Dec 17, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Font style for layers
Replies: 2
Views: 1942

[FeatureRequest] Font style for layers

Hi, is it possible to add the font style to the layer? Actually having another attribute of every layer defining the font style would be very helpful to have a specific font size, style and font type for a layer. Is there any other way to apply consistent font styles to object, if not modifying the ...
by massimo
Sun Dec 17, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Reference points for circuit plans
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

Re: Reference points for circuit plans

massimo wrote:* Drawing the lines in the correct order and position: Here the problem is that the connecting wire as a line is not one single object. I would need to make blocks of each wire for hiding the single wire.
Ok, at least this one can be achieved with a poly-line.
by massimo
Sun Dec 17, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: [FeatureRequest] Reference points for circuit plans
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

[FeatureRequest] Reference points for circuit plans

Hi, I'm going to create a circuit plan with QCad. For the wiring from a terminal A to a terminal B I don't like to draw all single lines, as the crossing and curving lines logically are not important. So I was guessing about a feature, that I can't find. Is there a way to have reference points, like...
by massimo
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Saved file while inside a block editing dropped rest
Replies: 1
Views: 1829

Saved file while inside a block editing dropped rest

Hi, I saved a file last time while being inside a block editing. Next load I only see the block itself, the rest of the drawing is gone. The saved blocks are all there but not the drawing itself. I tried leaving block editing but that was not block editing ongoing. Now I can't reproduce this issue, ...
by massimo
Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Including and creating libraries, including shared files
Replies: 1
Views: 2456

Including and creating libraries, including shared files

Hi, I have several files using the same blocks. Usually I just copy the blocks from file to file and that way I get all blocks and layers to the next file. But the disadvantage is, that I can't centrally modify the shared blocks. So I thought about creating a library. But that would mean I would nee...

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