CADDIT CAD CAM CNC Software - download AutoCAD compatible design software progeCAD Alibre T-FLEX and more
CADDIT Website Knowledge Base Search:
CL

progeCAD Help

CR
Welcome to progeCAD
Working with progeCAD
Command Reference
CAD System Variables
Programming progeCAD
Full Index (caution - 400kb)

Further Links:

Download progeCAD
Register progeCAD

Learning

T-FLEX PLM tutorial (PDF)
progeCAD IntelliCAD and AutoCAD training 
CATIA 2D 3D design tutorial
Alibre CAD/CAM basic tutorial

Resources

Educational CAD Software Solutions
Python scripting for DOS and Windows
Other free software downloads
CADDIT CAD CAM Forum Australia
__

(entdel entity-name)


Erase that entity from the drawing.


This function deletes an entity (or entity) specified by entity-name if it exists in the drawing. Use the entget functions to get the entity's entity-name.

If the entity was deleted from the drawing earlier in the current editing session, the entity is restored. In other words, using entdel twice un-deletes the entity. This works until you exit the drawing. Once the drawing is reloaded, you can no longer use entdel to restore entities deleted in the previous drawing session.

Example

Code Results
(setq a (entnext))  
(entdel a) Delete entity.
(entdel a) Undelete entity.

NOTES

    • Only entities can be deleted with entdel, not attributes or polyline vertices. To delete attributes and polyline vertices, use the command function with the AttEdit and PEdit commands.
    • Entities within blocks may not be deleted. To delete entities within a block, use entmake to redefine the block without the entities you want erased.

(entget entity-name [application-list])

(entlast)

(entmod entity-list)

(entsel [prompt])

(entupd entity-name)

(nentsel [prompt])

(nentselp [prompt] [point])

LISP Compatibility

Programming Overview of LISP (LISt Processing) Language

CADDIT® is a registered trademark in Australia. All Rights Reserved. Comments concerning the content of this site should be addressed to our webmaster. progeCAD is a trademark of ProgeCAD srl. Autodesk® and AutoCAD® are both registered trademarks or trademarks of a third party, and used only for comparison purposes. All other trademarks, trade names or company names referenced herein are used for identification only and are the property of their respective owners. Legal and Terms of Use. Google. Find us on Google+.