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V14 dxf


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I have Acad V14 which was installed on my desktop about 15 years ago and I use it now in my retirement as a hobby. Recently I got involved and build a CNC router and I try to open some DXF files (simple design patterns) with my Acad but they don’t open. Says cant find file.

I can open the same files for viewing with eDrawings and also with Cambam. When I open these files with Cambam and save them in DFX format, then Acad can open them.

Any ideas why my ACAD can’t open these files


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DXF require compatible software.

So Probably your ACAD is not compatible whit this file. Its create by a newer version of DXF file, if you have a newer AutoCAD at somewhere you can save as R12 or R14, than this should work fine on your version.
I Hope that helps