# How do you do fractional inches in AutoCAD?

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## How do you write a fractional inch in AutoCAD?

How to write fractions in AutoCAD? Go to Multiline text and specify your window for your text, just click and drag your cursor to form a window for text. Then type a number like this with a slash between. Then select the number, right click on it, find and click Stack.

## How do you write feet and inches with fractions in AutoCAD?

To draw in feet and inches in AutoCAD, go the the Drawing Utilities section then Units. From here you can change the type to Architectural. You can also set your desired precision in fractions of an inch.

## How do I make half inch in AutoCAD?

In AutoCAD you can enter a vulgar fraction (partly also in DText or block attributes) in 4 ways:

1. trivia: using three characters “1”, “/”, “2”
2. using a unicode character: e.g. “1/2” has a code U+00BD, “1/4” can be entered as U+00BC, “3/4” can be entered as U+00BE (you have to choose one of the Unicode fonts)

## How do you enter distance in AutoCAD?

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1. Click Home tab Draw panel COGO drop-down COGO Input. …
2. In the COGO Input dialog box, select the Angle/Distance routine.
3. Specify the line to use to measure the angle. …
4. Enter the angle from the line you just specified to the line that specifies the new point. …
5. Enter the distance from the starting point to the new point.
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## How do you unstack dimensions in AutoCAD?

Solution:

1. Double-click the stacked text, or select the text, right-click, and select Mtext Edit.
2. In the Text Formatting dialog box, right-click the stacked characters.
3. Click Stack Properties.
4. Click the AutoStack button.
5. Uncheck the Enable AutoStacking check box.

## How do you stack numbers in AutoCAD?

To open the Stack Properties dialog box, select the stacked text, right-click, and choose Stack Properties on the shortcut menu. You can edit the upper and lower text separately. The Appearance options control the stack style, position, and text size of the stacked text.

## How do you write a fraction in inches?

The symbol for fractions of inches when writing them is the quote mark, ” after the fraction. So 1/4 of an inch is written 1/4″. Fractions need to be reduced when writing them down. It is accurate to say that one half of an inch is 4/8, but it is incorrect to write it that way.