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Microsoft KB Archive/254697

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Visio: Text Is Truncated in Drawings That Are Saved in Microsoft Visio Technical and Opened in AutoCAD

PSS ID Number: 254697

Article Last Modified on 10/29/2003



The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft Visio Technical 5.0x
  • Microsoft Visio 2000 Technical Edition



This article was previously published under Q254697

SYMPTOMS

When you create or revise a DWG file in Visio Technical and then open it in AutoCAD by Autodesk, some text blocks are truncated.

CAUSE

Some versions of AutoCAD limit the number of characters in a text block to 255 characters.

RESOLUTION

When you use Visio Technical to create or revise a drawing that you want to use in AutoCAD, create text blocks with fewer than 255 characters.

REFERENCES

The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.


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