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04 April 2009, 11:23 AM
Hey guys,

Im having strange problems with my script.

Im trying to change the xref object by using the following code:

Now if I copy and paste the contents into the 2 fields it works perfectly, but if I use the above code, text displays in the fields exactly the same as the manual way, but it doesn't work.

The status of the xref is: "unresolved, object not found" and if i click the "..." button under object name to browse for it i get an alert: "the file contains no valid object"

I have no idea why changing it using maxscript and pasting it in should be any different.

Any Ideas?

Thanks, Leigh

04 April 2009, 10:46 PM

updateXRef $

After your changes... should force a reload of the new xrefObject info...

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