Overview of Finding Records in a Linked Database
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Use database links to do the following:

To do this... Use this method...
Find a database record Use Data View to search the linked database.
Highlight objects in the drawing that are linked to selected records in the database table. Use Data View to highlight the objects.
See which records are linked to selected objects. Use Data View to highlight the records.
Display only records whose data matches the conditions you specify. Use a SQL filter in Data View.
Display only records that are linked to drawing objects you select in the drawing. Use a spatial filter in Data View.
Print linked data. Print the current contents of Data View.
NoteThese procedures apply only to drawing objects.
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