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Professional | ~25 min.
File maintenance
Module | Skill builder

Over time, your AutoCAD drawing files can accumulate unnecessary data, which can cause a degradation in performance, or worse, file corruption. In this module, you’ll learn how to use the audit and purge tools to keep your files lean and performing properly. It describes the various steps you can take should your file become corrupt. Finally, you’ll learn how to recover your file if it does not get saved and closed properly.

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Use the purge tools to manage content within a drawing.
  • Perform drawing maintenance with Audit, Recover, and Recoverall tools.
  • Use the Drawing Recovery Manager to restore files.
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