CAD software discussion forum > CAD Tutorial & Tips > Color issues on PDF plotting

Color issues on PDF plotting

Rank: 1



posts: 7

Registered: 2012-7-11

Message 1 of 2

 Color issues on PDF plotting
25-07-2012 09:56 . am | View his/her posts only
hey guys. i need some help. i'm at work right now doing some egress drawings(fire escape routes) for a current project. i'm supposed to plot the drawings black and white, but the escape route has to be red. if i use monochrome, everything is black and white. i don't know how to plot with only 1 color showing. can anybody help me with this? thanks!

Rank: 1



posts: 3

Registered: 2012-7-3

Message 2 of 2

06-04-2013 09:28 . pm | View his/her posts only
Hey. I've got the same problem but I've managed to deal with it in two ways (I'm using AutoCAD, but in ZWCad it should be the same):

1) I'm finishing my drawing & save. Then I'm changing layer colors - those which supposed to be for example red I'm leaving as red, rest I'm changing to black. Than I plot using "color" style of ploting. After that I'm closing drawing without saving.

Of course You can always revert changes by pressing CTRL+Z.

2) I'm creating new plot style in which I choose which colors should be black and which should be different.

Hope I've helped :)

Best regards
See also