If FILEDIA is
set to 1, entering -wblock at the Command prompt
displays a standard file selection dialog box in which to specify
a name for the new drawing file. If FILEDIA is set to 0, entering -wblock at
the Command prompt displays a prompt. The new drawing is saved in
the file format that is specified in Save As on the Open and Save
tab in the Options dialog box.
After the file is created, the selected objects
are deleted from the drawing. You can use OOPS to restore the
In the new drawing, the world coordinate system
(WCS) is set parallel to the user coordinate system (UCS).
List of Prompts
The following prompts
Enter name of output
Enter name of existing
[= (block=output file)/*
(whole drawing)] <define new drawing>:
- Existing Block
Writes that block to a file. You cannot enter
the name of an external reference (xref) or one of its dependent
Specifies that the existing block and the output file
have the same name.
Writes the entire drawing to the new output
file, except for unreferenced symbols. Model space objects are written
to model space, and paper space objects are written to paper space.