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How to use AutoCAD drawing standards file (.dws format)?

    
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kmankov

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 How to use AutoCAD drawing standards file (.dws format)?
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I have had a small exposure to using a Standard file and would like more information on how to use AutoCAD drawing standards file. How to use dws file?Can anyone tell me how to get more information?

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DWS (DraWing Standard) is the file extension of template files for the standards checks. It is used in the drawing standards functions. You can create a DWS file using the Save As command.

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Jenny

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Reply 2# SLW210

Thanks for the answer, DWS is ZWCAD+'s standard file too. Use command SAVEAS you can save a DWG to DWS file.

Use ZWCAD+ to save DWG to DWS, free for 30 days: http://www.zwsoft.com/zwcad/ZWCAD_Overview

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The DWS file should be handled with great care.If there are some templates associated with that please have a check.
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John

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Post Last Edit by johnvi9804 at 2013-11-5 20:58

DWS is the file extension of AutoCAD Drawing Standards.

Follow below steps to create DWS files

1. Select the button, save as.
2. Give File name
3. From drop-down button select AutoCAD Drawing Standards(.dws)
4. Choose location
5. Click on Save button

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