AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 Data Shortcuts Hotfix

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Hotfix - AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 Data Shortcuts

Autodesk has released a hotfix for an issue with Data Shortcuts when using AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012.

From the Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D Services & Support:

In a continued effort to improve product quality and stability we are releasing this hotfix for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 all languages. This hotfix will address the following issues:

  • This hotfix resolves an issue were a user is asked to save a drawing before creating a Data Shortcut, then saves the drawing, retries to create the Data Shortcut but is again prompted to save the drawing.

To apply this update, download and extract the below .zip file to a local folder. Copy the AcFdEval.arx file from the folder that corresponds to your operating system and paste it to the install directory (for example: C:\Program Files\Autodesk\AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012).

You cannot run an automatic uninstall to remove this update. To restore your version of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 to its pre-update state, uninstall AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 and reinstall it.

Link to Download the AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 Data Shortcuts Hotfix

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