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    Default enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    While running the batch plot command my computer locked up. When I go to file open rather than going to the target location it ask me Enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    Can anyone tell me what I did and how to fix it?

    Thanks...

    Joe

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    Default Re: enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    Are you talking about the dialog box not appearing? If so, check out this thread out from the AutoCAD FAQ.

    When trying to open a drawing, the dialog box does not display
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    Default Re: enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    I got it...Found the solution in another post.

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    Default Re: enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    Quote Originally Posted by borst_joseph
    I got it...Found the solution in another post.
    If it's not one of the ones Glen posted, would you please explain the solution or post a link to that thread? It'll help out the next person with this problem.

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    Default Re: enter name of drawing to open <.>:

    reset the filedia sysvar to 1

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