This method of selecting objects when using the “Trim” and “Extend” commands can still be accomplished by selecting the sub command “Cutting Edges”, either from the command line or the right click menu, and then selecting the individual cutting or boundary edges. Extend command does not work; Extend command does not work. This fixed the issue for some users. The cursor stops at the edge of either screen. When using the TRIM command in AutoCAD, attempting to select an object to trim yields the message "does not intersect with the cutting edge". Our "System variables" and Autocad Versions are the same by the way. Burner, February 13, 2009 in AutoCAD 2D Drafting, Object Properties & Interface. Usual culprits for trim/extend problems: Lines are not coplanar - Select all the z-values of both are equivalent. Paste as plain text instead, × Hint: Set color 'By Layer' and not 'By Block'. ... To assist you better, I would like to know whether you had choose extend option when setting up … You cannot do much without it. If the lines are anything other than lines, polylines, or curves (arcs, ellipses, etc...) they can not be trimmed/extended. AutoCAD 2010 :: Extend Command Doesn't Work Mar 10, 2012. The key to using Stretch is specifying a crossing selection box properly. Subscribe to Blog via Email. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. No Layers are frozen or locked. Posted Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:06:19 GMT by Advance 2015 running on autocad 2015. Much more efficient method. I would have used the REVCLOUD command to highlight the area and adjust the arc radius to something larger. Lines are parallel - Happens more often than you might think, but if the lines are parallel there will by definition be no projected intersection between them. Extended Displays In Windows 10 Not Working Properly I have 2 displays extended across Windows 10. Don't get either of those. You can post now and register later. How to use Scale Command in Autocad? as u can see in this image. I am having difficulty using my Trim and Extend tool. Now it asks for object you want to extend,after I clicked on the left line it extended to the right line.Just be careful for the line you are extending to,it needs to be on the path of the line you want to extend,otherwise it wont work. Step 3: Now I activated the trim command,it asks for objects again,I selected the left one. AutoCAD wants you to type in the command first and then select objects? autocad stretch not working. Excerpt from SofTutor's Teacher inside of AutoCAD 2D product. Lines are not coplanar - Select all the z-values of both are equivalent. In 2014, the commanda asked if you wanted to go to face or system.   You cannot paste images directly. if you hit L-Spacebar quickly, it will not only start a line command, but also enter the letter "L" into that command, in the first coordinate box. About 50% of the time it wont trim all the way to an intersection it will just trim off a random amount, or in some cases it will break up the selected line into a few pieces. Select objects or