Reasons vary, but there are plenty: the drawings have to be imported to a software that does not support External References, the contract specifies that delivered files can’t contain external references, contractors ask for a single file, …
In this entry, we explain how to use RefMan to quickly Bind or get rid of all External References in a project, no matter how big it is; while making it easy to keep working with External References.Read more!
This can happen because of contract requirements of file versioning, merging or splitting data across different references, adapting a standard to the realities of the project, …
In this entry, we explain how to use RefMan and its quick overview to avoid or detect and correct early that situation.
As usual, we treat projects as if they had hundreds or a thousand files, but this is also applicable to projects with a smaller file count.Read more!
RefMan allows you to manage External References in projects with hundreds or even thousands of DWG® files.
In this entry, we explain how to use RefMan to quickly have an overview of all External References and whether or not they are correctly set up and how to fix things quickly when they aren’t perfect.Read more!