Curly Bracket 2020 App

Version: 2020.2.0.0

The WCSCBKT Command draws curly brackets with optional annotation by length, radius, and angle. Optional annotation options include None, MText and Text. Annotation can be drawn using a specified Text Style and drawn on a specified Layer that can differ from the curly bracket Layer. The Annotation's Text Height and Offset can also be specified.

The WCSMCBKT Command modifies selected curly brackets.  The length, radius, angle and optional annotation can all be modified.

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Online Help

WCSCBKT (Command)

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Curly bracket settings  (Section to specify the radius, length and angle)


  • Radius: Specifies the radius of the curly bracket(s).


  • Length: Specifies the length of the curly bracket(s).

  • Angle: Specifies the angle of the curly bracket(s).


Curly bracket annotation settings (Section to specify the annotation type, style, layer, height and offset)


  • Type: Specifies the annotation type, options are None, MText or Text.


  • Style: Specifies the annotation Text Style.

  • Layer: Specifies the annotation Layer.

  • Height: Specifies the annotation text height.

  • Offset: Specifies the annotation offset from the curly bracket insertion point.

  • Enter the annotation value in the text box.  Use [Ctrl]+[Enter] when the  MText type is selected to enter multiple lines.

About button click to display the About dialog

OK button click to draw Curly Bracket objects at the specified settings.

Cancel button click to cancel the WCSCBKT command.

Help button click to display the online help page.

 

WCSMCBKT (Command)

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Select the Curly Bracket objects to modify at the Select objects: prompt.

Curly bracket settings  (Section to specify the radius, length and angle)


  • Radius: Specifies the radius of the curly bracket(s).


  • Length: Specifies the length of the curly bracket(s).

  • Angle: Specifies the angle of the curly bracket(s).


Curly bracket annotation settings (Section to specify the annotation type, style, layer, height and offset)


  • Type: Specifies the annotation type, options are None, MText or Text.


  • Style: Specifies the annotation Text Style.

  • Layer: Specifies the annotation Layer.

  • Height: Specifies the annotation text height.

  • Offset: Specifies the annotation offset from the curly bracket insertion point.

  • Enter the annotation value in the text box.  Use [Ctrl]+[Enter] when the  MText type is selected to enter multiple lines.

About button click to display the About dialog

OK button click to draw Curly Bracket objects at the specified settings.

Cancel button click to cancel the WCSCBKT command.

Help button click to display the online help page.

Note: Any setting set to *varies* will retain the selected object's value for that setting.

 

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Curly Bracket 2020 App Demonstration

 

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Version History

Version 2020.2.0.0

June 8, 2021

Updates to the online help page. 


The app is now digitally signed for added security.

Version 2020.1.0.1

March 9, 2021

Added new WCSMCBKT Command for modifying Curly Brackets.

Version 2020.1.0.0

March 7, 2020

Added support for AutoCAD® Architecture 2020, AutoCAD® Electrical 2020, AutoCAD® Mechanical 2020 and AutoCAD® MEP 2020

Version 2020.0.0.0

March 3, 2019

Initial release for AutoCAD 2020.