Block refs. info to/from Excel®
Multi file version, processing speed boost
Simple solution for complicated Title block automation filling (usually solved with sheet set fields before)
Multi files processing mode: it's not necessary to open drawing on-screen or manually select Excel data range, just add files to the list, fill in parameters per file, then export or import.
Free Version: A powerful update for old ATTIN, ATOUT commands, with block coordinates included.
Feb 28th, 2023: Update to support AutoCAD® 2024
Feb 27th, 2023: Available in BricsCAD® V20 to V23 64-bit (Experimental App)
Additional information data (X, Y, Z and Layout name) from block references are extracted, which ease the sorting works in Excel before using AutoFill
This Macro true value lies in the fact that: All the boring/repeating text works in AutoCAD can be fulfilled with the help of the magic Excel Autofill - provided that you find a proper way to put those text in Block Attributes
Another example: Create & update crosshair block refs.
Without the help of Civil 3D or Land Desktop, to create/update crosshair may consume lots of time. With AutoCAD only, it may required a combination works of such commands as: ATTOUT, DATAEXTRACTION then ATTIN.
With the help of this "Block info to/from Excel" macro, you only spend time to build the template for the first time. The next time work is to update coordinate values only