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How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files ?

  • Software:

    Autodesk Advance Steel
  • Module

    All
  • Question:

    How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files ?
  • Type:

    Modeling
  • Difficulty:

    *

Answer


Open the Document Manager using the icon on the "Numbering, drawing" toolbar (or using "Document manager" on the Advance Steel menu).

How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files

Select the drawings to convert to PDF files and then click "Add to batch plot".

How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files

The drawings are (temporarily) copied to a branch called "Batch plot". Right click "Batch plot" and select "Choose a plotter".

How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files

Select the "DWG To PDF.pc3" option (as shown in the figure below) and click the next three OK buttons.

How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files

Result:
Your drawings are converted to PDF files and they are in the "Work" folder.

How are Advance Steel drawings converted to PDF files

Comment:
This option is only available for users who have AutoCAD® 2007 or 2008.