How to remove write protection in AutoCAD?
How to remove write protection in AutoCAD? Right-click on the file you were working on in AutoCAD 2007. Click Properties. Uncheck "Read Only" and click "Apply". The file will now be write-protected and you can save it to a file using CAD File protection.
How to make an AutoCAD file uneditable?
Decision. DWG and DXF files are always editable. To avoid editing or copying, the best solution would be to create a DWF or PDF file.
How to save a read-only DWG file?
Method 2: Ideally, you can right-click the drawing file icon (after saving), go to properties, and check read-only. Ah, well, it doesn't "block" the drawing or anything like that. they can still edit it, execute the "Save As" command, or simply uncheck the "Read Only" checkbox for the file when they have it.
How to unlock a protected AutoCAD file?
If you need to select or move a file, you can unlock it. Click an empty spot on the diagram to deselect anything that might already be selected. Right-click and select CAD Drawing Object > Properties. Click to uncheck Lock Size and Position and Lock from Deletion.
- May 25, 2022