How to customize the template

One of the first things you will want to do as you start doing real projects with connectCAD is to customise the template by adding your own company logo and contact details.
Here’s how to do it step-by-step.

Open the standard connectCAD template

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Locate the current file and the System Symbols folder in the Resource Browser.

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Find the Company Contact symbol, right click, and select Edit

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Select to edit the 2D component.

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The Edit Symbol mode opens.

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edit symbol mode showing Company Contact graphic

Change the text using normal Vectorworks text editing.

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Exit the symbol edit mode.

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Find the Company Logo symbol, right click, and select Edit

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Edit the symbol using Vectorworks tools, or paste in your own graphics

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Select the Sheet Layer 1 to see the new logo in the Title Block.

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You should now see your own logo and contact details.

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Use File / Save as Template to store this as a .sta file and each time you create a new file your template will appear in the drop-down list.

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