Malha Enhanced

Malha Enhanced

Win32 and 64, English

GChaves Apps
Application that draws dynamic coordinate grids linked to closed polylines.

General Usage Instructions

Creating a Grid:

Simply click on the "Create Malha" button over Add-ins tab or via command "CreateLinkedMalha".

You will be asked to select a closed Polyline and Confirm the Grid spacing.

You can edit the polyline afterwards and the grid shall remain with it.

If you select the grid, a contextual ribbon tab will appear with more options.

You can change the default settings inside Autodesk® AutoCAD® Options. (Enter Options command and look for "Malha Enhanced Settings" tab).



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Recreates the menu file. Only recommended if you are experiencing problems with the Add-ins Ribbon. You must restart AutoCAD application after using this command.


Creates a set of Polylines and Texts representing the Coordinate Grid of a certain ModelSpace boundary delimited by a closed polyline. The grid is linked to the polyline and reacts to any change in it's geometry.


Opens Linked Malha customization options.


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 7/8/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

There are no known issues but if you experience any performance problem you can disable the dynamic links anytime. Just type LinkedMalhaOptions on the command line and after the dialog is opened turn the setting "Link_On" to Off.

While the links are disabled you can continue creating Coordinate Grids but it won't be dynamically linked to the polyline.


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Version History

Version Number Version Description

Added 2020 support.

First release
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