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unable to zoom out far enough

unable to zoom out far enough

unable to zoom out far enough

(OP)
Sometimes I'll start a new drawing and try to draw a line that is, say, 100 inches long. The line goes off the screen cause it's longer than the display is currently wide. I try to zoom or pan out with the mouse but I can't go past a certain screen size. It's like I butt up against a wall or something.  I end up having to go up the the View/Zoom/Out command to "break out" of the setting.  What is causing these limits to zoom/scroll? Is it a display option I can change? thanks. Johnny

RE: unable to zoom out far enough

(OP)
Oh, by the way. this is Acad 2005. Duh.

RE: unable to zoom out far enough

I'm not sure what causes it, but it will happen in 2002 as well.

Kevin Petursson
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"Everyone says quotable things everyday, but their not famous... so nobody cares."... Some Person

RE: unable to zoom out far enough

Hi, not sure what causes it, as kpetursson says but normally a Zoom Extents and a Regen will shift the bugger..
Thats what i do and 9 times out of 10, it sorts it out..

     Cheers,
           Paul @ basepoint designz LTD..

basepoint designz LTD www.bpdesignz.com

RE: unable to zoom out far enough

command: LIMITS OFF

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