Count Blocks 2018

Count Blocks 2018

Win32 and 64, English

WJK CAD Solutions
Counts blocks, including dynamic anonymous blocks in a selection set, open drawings or in drawing sets. The block count data can optionally be inserted as a Table or copied to the clipboard.

General Usage Instructions

  • Select the drawings to count blocks from by selecting a list tab
  • When on the Set list tab, use the browse / remove buttons to specify a set of drawings from folders
  • Select where to count blocks in: Entire drawing, Model space, Paper space or Selected objects
  • Selected objects is only available when the Current list tab is selected
  • Select exclude blocks on: Frozen layers, Non-plotted layers, Off layers
  • Click Insert to insert a Table into the current drawing
  • Click Copy to copy the block count data to the system clipboard
  • Count Blocks has a Multi-Document interface dialog box meaning you can open/close the drawing and activate drawings while the dialog box is open.
  • Count Blocks is a verb-noun / noun-verb command meaning you can select objects before or after the dialog box is open.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Opens the Counts Blocks 2018 dialog box


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the app/plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information


Known Issues

There is a bug in the feature that counts dynamic blocks by visibility states.  The visibility states are currently only counted if the Visibility Name property is set at the default value of Visibility.  This bug has been resolved in the updated version that is currently submitted to Autodesk for review and release.


Company Name: WJK CAD Solutions

Author/Company Information

WJK CAD Solutions

Support Information

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Version History

Version Number Version Description


2018.1.0.0 Added support for AutoCAD Electrical 2018 2018.2.0.0 Major update release that includes all the 2021 version enhancements 2018.2.0.1 Added Dynamic Block visibility state and option to insert data as a Table


2018.1.0.0 Added support for AutoCAD Electrical 2018 2018.2.0.0 Major update release that includes all the 2021 version enhancements


Added support for AutoCAD Electrical 2018


Updated to new version schema

Typo correction in dialog box

Initial Release
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