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Exported PDF is blank or only showing part of the plan.
If you export your PlansXpress drawing to a PDF and it comes out blank or only showing part of the drawing first check if there is anything outside of your ...
Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 at 2:53 PM
Microsoft "Error" Messages when installing PlansXpress
When PlansXpress is installed, it also attempts to install some Microsoft components: Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Visual C++ (x86) Mo...
Fri, 6 Nov, 2015 at 3:31 PM
PlansXpress stops working after you upgrade to Windows 10
This problem is caused by the Windows 10 upgrade setting up the wrong date and time formats for United Kingdom users. This post here shows you how to ...
Thu, 1 Oct, 2015 at 3:32 PM
Importing an OS map in to PlansXpress
If you have an OS map as a DWG or DXF file it can be imported to PlansXpress. This tutorial is specifically for importing OS maps that do not use a default ...
Fri, 25 Sep, 2015 at 11:01 AM
Create a drawing template including your company details and logo.
PlansXpress comes with a variety of templates for new drawings, some including Title Blocks allowing you to input your company details and logo. Once you...
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015 at 11:55 AM
Create a lean to roof
The important thing when drawing a Lean to Roof in PlansXpress is to remember the order of the corners. Giving the corners in the wrong order will result in...
Thu, 28 May, 2015 at 11:09 AM
Finding your User ID & Password in PlansXpress
  Launch your PlansXpress® software. Click on the "i" at the top right corner of the software. Your User ID can be found in the About dialog bo...
Fri, 13 Jul, 2018 at 5:24 PM
Use 'Scale to Fit' print option to print plan on a smaller paper size.
If you would like to see how a plan will look on paper, but don’t have a printer big enough, the following instructions will show you how to use the Scale T...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2015 at 1:27 PM
Change the layout of PlansXpress.
The default layout of PlansXpress can be seen below. You can set the Notes Picker, Layout Explorer, Properties and Command Window to auto...
Fri, 12 Jun, 2015 at 5:16 PM
Methods of copying items in PlansXpress
Like with many programs PlansXpress allows you to copy and paste items with ease, however there are two different methods of copying items within PlansXpres...
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015 at 11:19 AM