Autocad data link not updating

11-Aug-2020 22:44

In this article, I will use this sample table made in MS- Excel to demonstrate how this process works.

In addition, the material contained here are my own personal opinions and not necessarily those of Autodesk.

The first thing to know is how the attributes in your title block correlate to your database fields.

First let's look at our title block and its attributes.

2) Start Auto CAD and open the drawing 3) Run the command and select a point when prompted for the insertion point of the table.

4) Change the attribute values to a different value 5) Right-click on the table and select "Update Table Data Links" option to refresh the values.

In addition, the material contained here are my own personal opinions and not necessarily those of Autodesk.The first thing to know is how the attributes in your title block correlate to your database fields.First let's look at our title block and its attributes.2) Start Auto CAD and open the drawing 3) Run the command and select a point when prompted for the insertion point of the table.4) Change the attribute values to a different value 5) Right-click on the table and select "Update Table Data Links" option to refresh the values.BE SURE TO TURN OFF YOUR PREVIEW The New Excel Data Link dialog box will appear. Then select the sheet or tab that you want to use . The data link command will definitely be a helpful way to add storm and drainage area tables into you plans.