Win32 and 64, English

ID a point on the screen and label it with a Mleader.

General Usage Instructions

Simply start the command by picking on the menu or by typing IDXY.

pick a point on the screen. Pick a second point for the text and a Mleader will be created for you pointing to the first point picked.

Can be used or modified to locate and record coordinates of a drawing.

Please find my IDNE app to identify Northing and Eastings!



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Pick Icon or type in IDXY.

Pick a point on the screen. A Mleader will be created reporting the X and Y coordinate of the point picked.


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 7/8.1/10/11) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

There may be issues with this routine depending on Mleader styles. If the current mleader style uses a text style than contains a height other than 0 (zero), IDXY may give an error. Please use a text style with 0 height.


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Support Information

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Version History

Version Number Version Description


Added support to AutoCAD® 2023 (No change in version number).
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