How to Modify Block Definition in AutoCAD (How to Edit Blocks)

how to edit blocks in autocad

In AutoCAD, a block is a collection of objects that are combined into a single object. The objects within a block can be moved, copied, and rotated as a single unit, rather than having to manipulate each object individually. They can also be used to create reusable components, easily inserted into multiple drawings. Once a … Read more

Convert Anonymous Blocks *U### to Normal AutoCAD Blocks

*U### Block to normal AutoCAD Block

Today’s issue we are going to deal with will be converting anonymous block objects in normal AutoCAD Blocks. *U### blocks? Usually, anonymous blocks are really annoying and hard to work with. They have strange names for example block with * in front of a random name. The different types of names mean that things though … Read more

Add Objects to Block? Simple as it is!

Adding objects to existing block

So you have an existing block that you’ve been using for some time, but you want to add something to it? Or there is a newly created block that you just realized needs some additional objects? The first thing that comes in mind is to explode the block and recreate it, or to open block … Read more