DRAFTSIGHT – How to Standardise Drafting Styles in Legacy Drawings

dateJune 26, 2020

You may face this issue while dealing with legacy DWG files: they were created with different drafting styles, now you need to apply a standard drafting styles to all the DWG files. Isn’t it troublesome to modify the drafting styles one by one in each of the drawings?

To speed up the process of modifying the drafting styles, we can actually create a default template with all the desired drafting styles.

Step 1: Create a New DWG, add the Sheet Format

Step 2: Select Drafting Styles

Step 3: Save DWG as DWT template

Step 4: Create a New DWG using Template Created

Step 5: Copy Drawing Views in Legacy DWG


Step 6: Paste Drawing Views in New DWG