Inserting Blocks

You can insert a Block or drawing file into a drawing.

To insert Blocks:

  1. Click Insert > Block (or type InsertBlock).
  2. In the dialog box, in Name, select a Block, or click Browse to locate an external drawing.
  3. Under Position, for X, Y, and Z, type coordinate values, or select Specify later to specify the insertion point on screen after the dialog box closes.
  4. Under Scale:
  5. Under Rotate, for Angle, type a value or select Specify later to set the rotation angle in the graphics area during insertion. For counterclockwise rotation type a positive value, for clockwise rotation type a negative value.
  6. Under Block UnitSystem:
  7. Click OK.


Command: InsertBlock

Menu: Insert > Block

Related Topics

Defining Blocks

Editing Block Attributes