A closer look at Wipeout command of AutoCAD. Despite its great feature it always remained one the least used commands in AutoCAD. Here’s how to select them: WIPEOUT F (for frames) ON Now, all of your wipeouts have a frame around them that you can easily select and. In AutoCAD since version Info Command category: rendering. Help (): WIPEOUT. WIPEOUT command description: Creates a wipeout in the drawing.

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Wipeout command in AutoCAD

You can find the command on the Home tab in the expanded Draw panel. February 9, at 4: Patte September 19, at 5: The other advantage to using hatch is that you are not limited to polylines with line segments and can hatch any closed object. In CAD it will appear that the wipeout is working correctly, but when printed it does not.


The hatch is placed on a layer designated as wipeout that is set to plot and color , February 15, at 2: February 13, at 4: Frank de Brouwer February 13, at 4: This command can be used in crowded drawings to mask the background and you can even wupeout blocks with this command that always remain opaque to the background entities of the drawing.


March 11, wieout 4: Here is the result when you press Enter to end the command.

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Cover it up with the WIPEOUT command

Using wipeout feature you can create blocks that can always hide objects behind it. That way the draworder, at least for that block, remains consistent.

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Wipeouts can be a little frustrating when you first start working with them. These are some solid tips from Jessica to help make things work.

Cover it up with the WIPEOUT command – AutoCAD Tips Blog

February 4, at 9: If I try to dimension to the wipeout edge in paper space, the viewport scale is completely ignored, so the dimension is wrong. Tips for Using the Wipeout Command. Thanks Ellen Finkelstein February 15, at 2: User comments Comment by Shank,Brent. If I am using wipeouts adad their own not in a blockthen I create a separate layer layer needs to be turned on and able to plot to put them on that will wileout out from the rest of my drawing so that I can see them more easily.

Frank de Brouwer January 14, at 3: What type of modifying are you doing to the mirrored wipeout?


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By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. September 19, at 5: Select yes or no if you prefer and your wipeout will be created. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. To avoid this, I don’t save any blocks that I am working in manually but rather just close the block editor and click YES when asked if I want to save the block.

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In this case we already have a block so in order to edit it double click on the block to go to block editor. Then you see the following prompts: January 9, at Please help me to find the solution.

Despite its great feature it always remained one the least used commands in AutoCAD. Draw a polyline from the top quadrant wkpeout the circle to the bottom quadrant.

Here are the prompts:.

Your cursor change into a pick box, select wipeout boundary and press enter.