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#72022 by dennisnorton
Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:01 pm
I can no longer save my drawing file - keep getting error fault message.

Any suggestions? I have tried PAKing, but that didn't work either.
#72025 by Roger D
Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:52 pm
1. Layer / Layer Sets, and save out all layers.
2. Backup - File/Purge/File/Save As AEC.

Hopefully one of these will get all you info saved out.
#72118 by vsem
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:44 am
Is the Repair Tool something that's optional to install or is there a shortcut key? I am running 18.04.01.02 and do not have that as a option - screenshot attached.
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#72120 by Roger D
Thu Aug 17, 2017 1:20 pm
That came in 19
New features in DataCAD 19.00.00 Professional (Since DataCAD 18.00.00 Professional):

AEC File Repair
A new 'Repair' option has been added to the 'idle' (no drawings open) File menu. When you open a file using this option, you will be presented with a dialog that includes the following options.

Drawing Database Tests:
- Invalid Entities in Drawing
- Invalid Entities in Symbols
- Duplicate Polyline Vertices
- Extraordinary Values

Additional Options:
- Flatten 2D Entities
- Toggle off SWOTHLUDFBK
- Regen Screen on Load

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