Your question: How do I change the page size in Draftsight?

How do you use sheets in Draftsight?

Creating and Managing Sheets

  1. Click File > Sheet > Sheet from Template (or type Sheet and specify the Template option).
  2. In the Select template from file dialog box, select a *. …
  3. In the Sheet List dialog box, select a Sheet name and click OK.
  4. The Sheet and all entities from the specified file are inserted in the drawing.

How do I select a Print area in Draftsight?

To set up Print Configurations:

  1. In the Print Configuration dialog box, under Printer/plotter: …
  2. Under Range, set the area to print. …
  3. Under Scale, set the output scale. …
  4. Under Offset, select Print on center of paper to adjust the output with equal margins at the top, bottom, left, and right. …
  5. Optionally, use the following:

How do I set custom paper size in AutoCAD?

In the Plotter Configuration Editor, click the Device and Document Settings tab. Double-click User-Defined Paper Sizes & Calibration to display the calibration and paper size settings. Select Custom Paper Sizes. Under Custom Paper Sizes, select a paper size from the list.

How do you use viewports in Draftsight?

You cannot use the Viewport command in the Model tab. To activate a Sheet: Click a Sheet tab (if the Model tab is active).

To turn on Viewports:

  1. Type Viewport.
  2. Specify the On option.
  3. In the graphics area, select the Viewports to turn on. The model displays in the selected Viewports.
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How do I change a template in Draftsight?

To Change Template Settings

  1. Right-click the drawing area and choose Options.
  2. If necessary, click the Files tab.
  3. In the tree view, expand Template Settings and make changes as needed to the available subobjects.

How do I save a Draftsight as a PDF?

Use the ExportPDF command to save the current view to a PDF (Portable Document Format) file. To create a PDF file from a drawing: Click File > Export > PDF Export (or type ExportPDF). In the dialog box, type the Name of the PDF file to create.

How do I print multiple sheets in Draftsight?

You can select check box for ‘Print to file‘ for one print for multiple prints select number of copies. When you click on check box ‘Print selected Sheets’ then a ‘Select Sheet’ db pop up alternatively you can select ‘Select Sheets…’ button also.

How do you set a drawing scale in Draftsight?

Scaling Entities

  1. Click Modify > Scale (or type Scale).
  2. In the graphics area, select entities to scale.
  3. Press Enter.
  4. Specify the base point. …
  5. Enter the scale factor or specify the Reference option to enter a reference length and a new length.

How do I remove custom paper size in AutoCAD?

Double-click User-Defined Paper Sizes & Calibration to display the calibration and paper size settings. Select Custom Paper Sizes. Under Custom Paper Sizes, select a paper size from the list. Click Delete.

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