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What is an AutoCAD PGP file?

What is an AutoCAD PGP file?

An AutoCAD PGP (Program Parameters) file is a text file used to customize and define keyboard shortcuts and aliases for AutoCAD commands.

Usage: PGP files are used to create custom keyboard shortcuts and command aliases, making AutoCAD more efficient and tailored to user preferences.

Examples of Use:

  1. Alias Commands: You can define short and memorable alias names for frequently used AutoCAD commands.
  2. Keyboard Shortcuts: Customize keyboard shortcuts to quickly execute commands or access tools.
  3. Workflow Efficiency: PGP files help streamline workflows by reducing keystrokes and speeding up the execution of common tasks.

AutoCAD PGP files allow users to create a personalized and more efficient interface for their specific needs and preferences.