UPDATEFIELD (Command)

 
 
 

Manually updates fields in selected objects in the drawing.

Access Methods

Button

 Ribbon:  Insert tab Data panel Update Fields Not available on the ribbon in the current workspace
 Menu:  Tools Update Fields Not available in menus in the current workspace.
 Shortcut menu: With any text command active and a field selected, right-click and click Update Field.

Summary

You can update a field manually when you want to see the latest value. With Date fields, you must update them manually, they never update automatically.