CADsys-Set Scale/Unit in Drawing Signature

CADsys-Set Scale/Unit in Drawing Signature

Win64, English

NTI Deutschland GmbH
The application inserts the scale of main view and/or the length unit used into the drawing title block field of each sheet before saving a drawing. After changes the drawing will be updated.

General Usage Instructions

To enable the functionality, it is necessary that the user creates a user defined iProperty of type "text" with an empty value in the drawing template file (eg Norm.idw) for the scale and/or for the unit.

This empty value of the iProperty must be inserted once in the template file by the user on this position, where the scale or the unit has to be inserted/edited into the drawings title block automatically by saving the drawing later.

The format of the placeholder will be used for the generated scale text and/or the generated unit text too.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Generate scale text - Options

Opening the options dialog. The app automatically inserts the scale of main view and/or the used length unit into the drawing title block. This will be done for each sheet if a drawing is saved.


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the app/plug-in.

You can unload the plugin without uninstalling it by unchecking the "Loaded/Unloaded" check box associated with the plugin in the Autodesk® Inventor® Add-In Manager.

You may have to restart Inventor to completely unload the application.

To remove the plugin completely, Right Mouse Button click and uninstall the application using the Autodesk App Manager tool, located on the Ribbons Tools tab > Options Panel.

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, you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8.1/10) or Add/Remove Programs (Windows XP), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.

Additional Information

The file „CADsys_Set_Scale_Unit_in_Drawing_Signature.pdf“ contains a functional description of the app. You can find this document in the app installation folder, subpath \Contents\Documentation\en\.

Video about the content and usage of the app

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Version History

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Supports Inventor 2023, Inventor 2022, Inventor 2021, Inventor 2020, Inventor 2019


Supports Autodesk® Inventor® 2022, Autodesk® Inventor® 2021, Autodesk® Inventor® 2020, Autodesk® Inventor® 2019, Autodesk® Inventor® 2018


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