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by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH The topic is about Hatches, and again you can't always be right, in this case you are wrong not your fault you just have incorrect information... And on the subject of keeping it joyful , have a look at your posts , "the pot calling the kettle black" and you don't listen because you're always...
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH This information is wrong... I have and others have proved this.. the limit is 34 file name length :roll: Cheers John Hatch Pattern applied in AutoCad [ JOHN_JOHN_JOHN_JOHN_JOHN_JOHN_JOHN.PAT ] 34 Characters See name in screenshot it comes up when hovered over ... I used my name and an unders...
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH

Are you going to comply also to AutoCads Biggest competitor DraftSight? 15 ?

That information I can guarantee is incorrect...
would you like a screen video capture of AutoCad reading in a 34 Character filename?
A string length of 38...

Cheers
John
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH Where is this information and to what software does this apply? And should we comply with solid works Draftsight :) 15 Limit LOL Cheers John http://help.solidworks.com/2019/english/DraftSight/html/customize_hatch_patterns.htm#:~:text=The%20Hatch%20pattern%20name%20must,permitted%20per%20Hatch...
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH

I still cannot see any 31 character limit in this link, please advise on the software that requires that limit?

Cheers
John
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 6:42 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH What Software uses 31? DO they use the same format? I know Revit is Close but the header would need changed to work.. Are you talking about AT PCs 486 with Math Coprocessors From way back... software that wouldn't run on PC's nowadays? :!: If you point me to it I'll update to max 31 to comply...
by John Hyslop
Sun Sep 06, 2020 5:46 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi All Here's something interesting, the limit stated for hatch pattern Name lengths on the internet vary from 31 to 34 characters..... Well :roll: AutoCad, I did some testing and can confirm it does have a limit of 34 characters it crashes if you select a pattern larger than this. QCAD however doe...
by John Hyslop
Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 71
Views: 11599

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All

I've now fixed up the Type A Plates [ Angled Ones ]
Thanks CVH for pointing out the errors & How to Fix Them ;)

Cheers
John
by John Hyslop
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 71
Views: 11599

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All

Here's a MESH Hatch Pattern.. I'll be redoing the tread plate files I removed the other day
time prevailing ;)

Cheers
John
by John Hyslop
Sat Sep 05, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: [ Opened After Reboot ]This DXF won't open in QCADCAM 3.25.1.0
Replies: 4
Views: 265

Re: [ Opened After Reboot ]This DXF won't open in QCADCAM 3.25.1.0

Hi Andrew I think there is a problem, this has never happened before this file took 3 reboots before it opened? created in Qcad and never opened in any other application, I'm going to install V3.25.0 even though it has the dimension bug, I rarely use that dimension tool... Any Ideas what's going on ...
by John Hyslop
Sat Sep 05, 2020 4:38 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file
Replies: 16
Views: 746

Re: Export Hatch Segments to CSV file

Hi CVH I just found out today something I wasn't aware of..... Each line in a pattern definition can contain up to 80 characters e_surprised the script spits out a line up to 18 Characters per cell (that's including commas and points) if you except the max output that would make 1 line (18x7)= 126 C...
by John Hyslop
Thu Sep 03, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Free Stand Alone Basic Hatch Pattern Tool *Full Version*
Replies: 22
Views: 4012

Re: Free Stand Alone Basic Hatch Pattern Tool *Full Version*

Hi All Well I've been busy today with a new pattern, it's called Weave... it can be used for many things including paving if you set both height & width the same and tick "Enable Double Weave" :wink: All the Tabs along the top are now sorted Alphabetically just to make it easier to find them Weather...
by John Hyslop
Thu Sep 03, 2020 4:41 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 71
Views: 11599

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All Here are a set of Basic Tread Plate Patterns... Note the Lineweight is set to 2.00mm [ Metric ] to give it a better representation... Also Manually Fixed Errors from Lisp Tool on a couple... 1 bar "Propeller Plate " 2 bars " Tread Plate " 3 bars " Tread Plate " 4 Bars " Tear Plate " 5 bars " ...
by John Hyslop
Thu Sep 03, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: QCAD Troubleshooting and Problems
Topic: [ Opened After Reboot ]This DXF won't open in QCADCAM 3.25.1.0
Replies: 4
Views: 265

[ Opened After Reboot ]This DXF won't open in QCADCAM 3.25.1.0

Hi Andrew I'm having some trouble here , this has only happened with the recent release.. I get error messages opening the file can't open file, on restart it went away? I was testing a very basic pattern... I've also had a few issues with the program hanging " no response " . never had these issues...
by John Hyslop
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: QCAD Developers and Contributors
Topic: Free Hatch Patterns
Replies: 71
Views: 11599

Re: Free Hatch Patterns

Hi All The Plate hatches with the angles type A are an absolute overkill and I would highly recommend you use the type B patterns for representation purposes.. Unfortunately all I have ATM is a lisp tool that is not perfect and can cause repeats and clones in larger spans so you've been warned ;-) B...

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