JTB Find

JTB Find

Win32 and 64, English

JTB World Inc.
With JTB Find you can find and replace text in the Extended Data tab in Properties, specifically for Property Sets and their Property Definition values.

General Usage Instructions

Run JTBFind command from command line or from ribbon button on Add-ins (or Plug-ins) tab

List of Options

The following options are displayed.

Find What

Specifies the text string you want to find. Enter a text string, including any wild-card characters, or choose one of the most recently used strings from the list.

Replace With

Specifies the text string you want to replace the found text with. Enter a string, or choose one of the most recently used strings from the list.

Find Where

Default is the entire drawing.

List Results

Lists result in a table displaying the location (model space), object type, and text. The resulting table can be sorted by column. 
Double-click one of the results to zoom to that object.

Zoom to Highlighted Result Button

Zooms to the selected object in the list. You can also zoom to a result when you double-click the selected object.

Replace Button

Replaces found text with the text that you enter in Replace With.

Replace All Button

Finds all instances of the text that you enter in Find What and replaces it with the text in Replace With. 
The Find Where setting controls whether to find and replace text in the entire drawing or text in the currently selected object or objects.


Finds the text that you enter in Find What. Found text is zoomed to or displayed in the List Results table. Once you find the first instance of the text, the Find option becomes Find Next, which you can use to find the next instance.

Advanced Find Options Button

Expands the dialog box to display options to define the type of objects and words that you want to find.

Search Options

Defines the type of objects and words to be found.

Match Case

Includes the case of the text in Find What as part of the search criteria.

Find Whole Words Only

Finds only whole words that match the text in Find What. For example, if you select Find Whole Words Only and search for “Front Door,” FIND does not locate the text string “Front Doormat.”

Use Wildcards

Allows the use of wild-card characters in searches. 
For more information on wild-card searches, see Find and Replace Text in the Autodesk® AutoCAD® User’s Guide.

Note: Once installed, the app runs in Trial Mode, with a Trial License. The Trial License will expire after 30 days from the first usage. Once you purchase a license, you will get an Activation Key from JTB World. Click the "Activate" button to open the Activation Form and enter your Activation Key. Then you can use this app in full functionality.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

JTB Find

JTB Find window will show up. Use Find or Replace features.


Use this command to activate the app.


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 app, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it.

On Windows 10 Version 1703 or later press Windows+I on the keyboard to access Settings or click the lower-left Start button on the desktop to expand Start Menu, and then select Settings in it. Click on Apps. On older versions click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features.

Additional Information

Known Issues


Company Name: JTB World Inc.
Support Contact: info@jtbworld.com

Author/Company Information

JTB World Inc.

Support Information

For support visit our Contact page.

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Remove messages about uninstallation in very-silent installation mode.


Added support for AutoCAD Architecture 2022 and verticals. New installation folder. A complete uninstall of old version is required.


AutoCAD Architecture 2021 and verticals supported


Initial release Various installer fixes
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