Here follows the instructions of how to install the application to your computer.
First, you need to install the database driver: "AccessDatabaseEngine_x64.exe" (it
is in the zip: "dwgtexttranslator").
You need to have Ms Excel 2010 or later (64-bit) on your computer.
Close AutoCAD and all other
applications that may be running before installing DwgTextTranslator.
You also should log on as system administrator.
Double click on the file "dtt19_64_Setup.exe"
Don't choose as installation directory
"C:/Program files/AutoDesk/AutoCAD/dwgtrans", use another directory, for
instance the root directory: "c:/dwgtrans". The "C:/Program files" directory is
heavily protected by the operating system, so files may be locked, and the
application may become unusable.
The pull-down menu.
If you use AutoCAD 2015 or later, you need to get the menu bar visible.
To display the menu, click .
If you still did not get the DWG-translator pull down menu, check that the Support File Search Path includes the "dwgtrans"-directory:
1. Select "Tools" from the pull-down menu and the
item "Options", or write at the command prompt:
on the "Files"-sheet. Double click on the "Support
File Search Path" icon.
3. Add with the "Add"
and "Browse"- buttons the “dwgtrans”
directory, and press “Apply”.
Close AutoCAD, and restart AutoCAD from the icon: