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Has drafting improved in 2009

Question asked by Mark Kraabel on Sep 16, 2008
Latest reply on Sep 25, 2008 by Craig Siebert
When did drafting get so worthless in SW.

I ran version 1999, 2001 and 2004 and had very few complaints. Since loading 2008, drafting has been a major pain.

Main issues:

1. Select "vertical dimnsion" and SW still puts in whatever it wants to.
2. Turn hidden line selection off, and SW still grabs hidden lines and sketches
3. Dimensioning a weldment, doesn't recongnize many of the sillouette lines.

Are things better in 2009. I'm really under the gun and need to know if I should take the time to update.

Note: I switch between Unigraphics, SolidWorks, Inventor and SolidEdge depending on who my current client is. SW used to be a no-brainer to move back in to. With 2008, it's as bad as the others.