Docstoc

Creating a Custom Toolbar

Document Sample
Creating a Custom Toolbar Powered By Docstoc
					Excerpt from ADT 2007 Fundamentals Available from Schroff Development Corp (www.schroff.com)
Exercise 7-1:

Creating a Custom Toolbar
Drawing Name: Estimated Time: NEW 20 minutes

This exercise reinforces the following skills: Toolbars Commands Customization Attributes 1. 2. Right click in the gray area of a toolbar. Select Customize. There will be a slight pause when the Customize User Interface Dialog loads. 3. Highlight the Toolbars category. Right click and select New→Toolbar. Select the QNEW tool.

4. Change the name of the toolbar to Block Tools.

5. Select the ACAD Commands category from the drop down list. Locate the Define Attributes command.

1

Excerpt from ADT 2007 Fundamentals Available from Schroff Development Corp (www.schroff.com) 6. Drag and drop the command into the Block Tools category. You will see an arrow to indicate that you have placed the command in the correct location. The command will be listed on the Block Tools list. Select the ACAD Commands category from the drop down list. Locate the Edit Attribute tool.

7. 8.

9.

Drag and drop the command into the Block Tools category. You will see a bar to indicate that you have placed the command in the correct location. The command will be listed on the Block Tools list.

10. 11.

Review the list of toolbars available. If you are missing the Draw toolbar, you can add it (or any other standard AutoCAD toolbar you would like to use).

12.

Select the Transfer tab.

13.

Select the Open tool.

2

Excerpt from ADT 2007 Fundamentals Available from Schroff Development Corp (www.schroff.com) 14. Browse to the Support folder under Documents and Settings\User Name\Application Data\Autodesk\ADT 2007\enu.

15.

Locate the acad.CUI file. Press Open.

16.

Locate the Draw toolbar. Simply drag and drop it to the other window under Toolbars.

17. Press Apply and OK to close the Customize dialog. The new toolbar appears in your graphics window along with any other toolbars you added. 18. Close the drawing without saving.

3

Filename: adt2007customtb.doc Directory: C:\tutorials Template: C:\Documents and Settings\Elise Moss\Application Data\Microsoft\Templates\Normal.dot Title: Exercise 7-1: Subject: Author: elise moss Keywords: Comments: Creation Date: 2/23/2006 8:08 PM Change Number: 1 Last Saved On: 2/23/2006 8:09 PM Last Saved By: elise moss Total Editing Time: 1 Minute Last Printed On: 2/23/2006 8:10 PM As of Last Complete Printing Number of Pages: 3 Number of Words: 261 (approx.) Number of Characters: 1,490 (approx.)


				
DOCUMENT INFO