Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 shows splash screen only to disappear shortly
It’s the same story all over again. Manually repairing or installing x86 and x64 versions of MS Visual C++ Runtimes bundled with ACAD 2020 makes the latter finally run as expected.Read More → Autodesk AutoCAD 2020 shows splash screen only to disappear shortly
AutoCAD 2015 woes
If AutoCAD 2015 refuse to install, try to uninstall Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable, both 32-bit and 64-bit, and try to reinstall AutoCAD 2015. In one instance was it necessary to uncheck Autodesk ReCap. I really wish there was a simple way to mark only the essential parts necessary for the creation of simple drawings. […]Read More → AutoCAD 2015 woes
Dialog boxes for file handling missing in AutoCAD?
A student came by my office today and wondered if I knew how to bring back the usual dialog boxes for file handling in AutoCAD. A quick search using Google revealed the filedia command. The solution is to execute the filedia command, enter 1 (the digit one) as the requested input, hit the enter key, […]Read More → Dialog boxes for file handling missing in AutoCAD?