Rogue Fonts, non standard Types and custom Hatches. If you are a CAD manager, doesn't this just boil your blood?
Well - calm down! This weeks guest post from the wonderful Sam Lucido takes you through an easy way to remove non standard fonts from your AutoCAD DWGs, using a surprisingly underused tool.
Why filter layers?
The obvious answer is you have to! As you progress in your project you will find that your list of layers becomes large enough to frustrate you. Finding a layer of your choice can become daunting!
To overcome this you need to create layer filters allowing you to categorize layers based upon certain properties or your preferences. You can then lo for your preferred layer among that shorter list.