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Working with Tables in AutoCAD 2008
This tutorial outlines the procedures involved in creating a cost estimate table in AutoCAD 2008 by linking cost data maintained in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet with properties extracted from an AutoCAD drawing.
Features covered: data extraction, data linking, and table enhancements
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